Through the magical winter landscapes on skis

Cross-country skiing and wellness in the Salzkammergut Lake District

You are surrounded be glistening white as far as the eye can see, and the air is crisp and cold as you glide silently through the Lake Fuschl Region on your cross-country skis. Steady, smooth movements come easy and you begin to relax. Enjoy the joys of cross-country skiing combined with luxurious spa, sauna and swimming facilities at Ebner's Waldhof by the lake - a true winter holiday paradise in the Salzkammergut Lake District. Whether you opt for the cross-country skiing trails in the neighbouring village of Faistenau or the idyllic trails next to Lake Wolfgangsee the possibilities are endless. 

Ebner's Waldhof is a member of the "Cross Country Ski Holidays“ group which means that we are experts when it comes to your cross-country skiing holiday. In addition to advice an tips about the best trails and conditions we also offer first-class equipment and a wide range of extras that you can look forward to on your, winter holiday here with us. With over 140 kilometres of prepared cross-country skiing trails the Lake Fuschl Holiday Region has already made quite a name for itself in the Nordic sport sector. The best thing would be for you to come and see for yourself.  

Our cross-country skiing facilities at a glance

The Salzkammergut cross-country skiing and wellness paradise

  • key winter sport at Ebner's Waldhof
  • outdoor ski-stands 
  • locable ski room
  • drying facilities for ski wear
  • cross-country ski & equipment hire 


  • laundry service
  • ski washing station
  • wellness after a day on the cross-country trails
  • free hotel shuttle to the trails
  • comprehensive cross-country skiing information

Trails right outside the front door

Right here in Fuschl am See you will also find the village cross-country skiing trails: glide across four different trail sections that (depending on snow conditions) offer a total of 18 kilometres of cross-country skiing pleasure through the stunning winter landscapes. 

  • starting point: Car park Oberbrunn
  • style: classic
  • free of charge

The cross-country skiing highlight in the Salzkammergut Lake District

Cross-country skiing village Faistenau

The cross-country skiing village of Faistenau is a true Eldorado for winter sport enthusiasts. Seemingly endless, perfectly prepared trails stretch across the winter landscapes surrounded by a fantastic winter panorama. Thanks to the sheer scale of the network of trails you can, now and again, find yourself completely alone on a section. Cross-country skiing Faistenau is a truly heavenly experience that shouldn't be missed.

  • Kugelberg trail: 5 km | classic & skating
  • Village trail: 5 km | classic & skating
  • Tiefbrunnau trail: 20 km | classic & skating
  • Trail in Hintersee: 10 km | classic
  • Floodlit trail Kugelberg: 5 km | illuminated until 9 p.m.

Cross-country variety for endless winter pleasure

Cross-country skiing in the Salzkammergut

If you're looking for variety on your cross-country skiing holiday in the Salzkammergut Lake District, then you've come to the right place. Ebner's Waldhof by the lake is the ideal starting point for your cross-country skiing explorations. 

  • Trail on Thalgauberg: 8 km | classic & skating
  • "Mill Trail" in Ebenau: 7 km | classic & skating
  • Village and Night Trail in Koppl: 3 km | classic & skating
  • lake Wolfgangsee: 18 km | classic & skating
  • Postalm by Lake Wolfgangsee: 23 km | classic & skating

Cross-country skiing is good for you

healthy winter sport in the Salzkammergut

While Alpine skiers are already dozing, exhausted in a lounger, sporty cross-country skiers are just getting warm. There is hardly another sport that puts less strain on your joints than Nordic skiing. The even distribution of your wait and the constant and smooth movements mean that this is a sport that helps you burn calories while taking care of your health amidst breath-taking winter scenery.   

Did you know?

Our Conny is a former cross-country skiing Olympic athlete! She is on hand to help you with technique tips during your cross-country skiing and offers introductory courses as well as accompanied tours. Don't miss this unique opportunity!

Even more advantages

Cross-country skiing and Wellness in the Salzkammergut Lake District

  • 4.000 m² wellness landscape
  • right on the shores of Lake Fuschl
  • close to the City of Salzburg