Flachau is a long, stretched-out winter sport village and is centrally located in the Salzburger Sportwelt. The ski area of Snow Space Salzburg can be reached via three departing points in the village. Flachau, Wagrain and St. Johann-Alpendorf are part of this ski area.
In the village of Flachau there are a number of activities available for skiers, snowboarders but also for cross-country skiers and hikers. Furthermore, at the bottom of the pistes there are good and lively après-ski facilities available.
The ski area of Flachau (Snow Space Salzburg) offers plenty of ski possibilities for skiers of all levels and there are several ski schools situated. Comfort is one of the most important aspects in Flachau and therefore a great investment is put in the lift systems - offering innovative and modern lifts in the area with minimal waiting lines.
For cross-country skiers, Flachau has in the surrounding area a network-trail of over 260 km that are mostly connected with each other.
Hikers can enjoy the ca. 40 km of paths that are situated in Flachau and its surrounding area. The majority of the tracks are part of the cross-country trails and it is an option to go hiking over a frozen waterfall.