Avalanche training in Austria

Avalanche awareness training in Dorfgastein

Avalanche training in Austria - in our avalanche awareness camps in Gastein participants learn under professional guidance how to behave in an emergency and after an avalanche desaster in the off-piste terrain.

Avalanche camps in Gastein at a glance

Base Camp

Avalanche workshop for newcomers

The base camp is a half-day safety course of basic knowledge about avalanches and the alpine risks in the backcountry. Our experienced freeride guides inform you about the theoretical basics and how to behave in the off-piste terrain.


After the safety training you ride the most secret freeride runs of the Gastein Valley with our guides to put theory into praxis. This avalanche safety course in Austria is ideal for all freeriders, who who want to refresh their basic knowledge about avalanches in the off-piste terrain.

Pro Camp

Risk management for alpine pros

On a day tour you'll improve your skills on the mountain and develop your own risk management strategies. Our local mountain guides show you how to scan the terrain, spot signs of danger und interpret them correctly.


This avalanche course is ideal for ski hikers, snowboarders or freeriders who have already gained some experience in off-piste terrain and want to deepen their knowledge.

Safety first!

For our avalanche workshops we naturally offer you the newest safety equipment free of charge:​​​​​​​

  • Backpack
  • Avalanche transmitter
  • Avalanche shovel
  • Avalanche probe
  • First aid kid

Info & Prices
Avalanche training in Austria


Course Start

daily: SUN - SAT

Flexible course hours & individual meeting point

On 1st of January all private courses take place.

Prices incl. safety equipment

Free cancellation up to 24 h before the course starts

The lift ticket & ski equipment are not included in our course fees.


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