Achensee Ski Tour Camp
Achensee Ski Tour Camp

On 16th/17th January, 23rd/24th January and 4th/5th February 2021 certified mountain and ski guides will teach the best way to conduct yourself in the mountains – not just in emergency situations. This will of course include instructions how to use an avalanche beacon, probe and shovel. And above all how to adequately assess routes, terrain and in particular your personal fitness level.

  • 2-day camp
  • small groups with state-certified mountain and ski guides
  • Ortovox Tourenlehrpfad Rofan
  • tips on planning, technique, equipment and safety in the mountains
  • overnight stay at the "Erfurter Huette" mountain hut
  • Avalanche awareness lecture
  • equipment tests – avalanche beacon, shovel and probe (NO clothing), ski
  • Overnight stay at the "Erfurter Huette" mountain hut with half board
  • Test equipment (avalanche beacon, shovel, probe)
  • Test SKI Völkl, Kästle & Ski Trab
  • One round trips with the Rofan cable car
  • Small groups with state-certified mountain and ski guides
  • Goodie bag
  • Photos of the participants
  • Avalanche lecture on Saturday evening
Not included

Catering (snacks, drinks) during the tours or stop at the hut, drinks in the accommodation

Duration2 Days
Bring along
  • Ski tour equipment (ski, boots, ski poles and appropriate clothing )
  • Set of clothes for ski tour and utensils for overnight stay (sleeping bag, slipper-socks, etc.)
  • Rucksack for shovel and probe and tour provisions
  • Sun protection, ski goggles, sunglasses
  • mouth-and-nose-protection-mask
ParticipantsLimited number of participants per camp.
Opening hours

Advanced alpine skiing ability is required for participation, as every skier MUST be able to ski downhill safely. The division into skill groups beginner, intermediate, etc. is based on the experience level of ski touring and not other sports (e.g. fell running). If you have never done a ski tour, you are a beginner.

Please note that all sessions will be in German (advanced level).

Important information
  • Come to the Achensee Ski Tour Camp only in healthy condition (cancellations are free of charge -  positive Covid-19 test) 
  • Overnight stay at the Erfurter hut only with your own down sleeping bag (hut sleeping bag is not allowed) and own pillowcase (60x40) 
  • Entering the dormitories only after assigning the sleeping place
  • Table allocation is carried out by the staff of the Erfurter hut 
  • all current measures for overnight stays in the Erfurter hut:
  • The programme is subject to change based on weather conditions.Every participant must agree to the following conditions: Liability exclusion and the Austrian General Terms and Conditions for the Hotel Industry.

The event will be carried out in compliance with the current COVID-19 measures. More information on our website

Additional informationGeneral terms and conditions for the hotel industry.pdfLiability Exclusion.pdf


Use parking area 2 at Rofanseilbahn and walk to the VZ Maurach
Event centre Maurach
VZ Maurach, Maurach, Eben am Achensee, Österreich
Rofanseilbahn parking area 2
Maurach Rofanseilbahn

Offered by

Achensee Tourismus
6212 - Maurach

Further information


1st day

  • Start at 8.30 a.m. at the event centre in Maurach (MAP)
  • Introduction mountain guides & product introduction 
  • Distribution of test equipment (avalanche beacon, shovel, probe, ski)
  • Guided ski tour in the terrain (Rofan mountains) according to skill level, with tips from certified mountain & ski guides
  • Completion of the new training track in the Rofan mountains incl. emergency training and safety sessions in the terrain
  • Group dinner at the Erfurter Hütte mountain hut
  • Avalanche awareness lecture in the evening

2nd day

  • From 7.30 a.m. breakfast at the Erfurter Hütte mountain hut
  • Tour planning together with certified mountain guides – information, tips, how to read maps
  • Additional equipment tests and short practice sessions (Rofan mountains), combined with a guided ski tour and conquering a summit


All important information regarding the schedule and packing list will be sent by e-mail before the camp. We also provide information on the current Covid-19 security measures. The programme is subject to change based on weather conditions.

22 Reviews
Top Veranstaltung. Ich bin im nächsten Jahr wieder gerne dabei
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kleine Gruppen, sehr guter Bergführer (Roland), alles gut organisiert
keine Probleme bei Buchung oder während des events
einer Bergsportlerin aus Berchtesgarden
by Reiner Strahlenbach on 02/10/2020
Es war ein tolles, erfahrensreiches Wochenende. Die professionellen und sehr erfahrenen Bergführer haben uns ihr Wissen im Bereich Skitouren, Tourenplanung und Lawinenkunden bestens vermittelt.
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Praktische Notfallübungen, die zahlreichen Tipps der Bergführer, der Hüttenabend hat uns besonders gut gefallen.
Wir können die Veranstaltung nur weiterempfehlen.
by Martin und Daniela Goßner on 02/09/2020
Tolles Event
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Für Alle, die sich für Skitouren interessieren, ein prima Training!
by Hansjörg Weiss-Laforce on 02/07/2020

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