At the end of the valley in the Gasteinertal ski area, there is Bad Gastein. This friendly health resort is built against a mountain, at an altitude of about 1000 meters. Because of it's high altitude, there are beautiful views over the full length of the Gasteinertal.
Bad Gastein is located in the ski area of Schlossalm - Angertal - Stubnerkogel. This area has the most kilometers of slopes in Gasteinertal and is connected with Bad Hofgastein. In the area you can also find a snow park, fun slope and practice area. On the other side you will find the ski area of Graukogel with 14 km of slopes. Cross-country skiing is also possible, several trails start from Bad Gastein. There is a ski school in the village.
Non-skiers can also enjoy themselves in Bad Gastein because of the thermal baths and the cultural offer in the area.