Saalbach is a charming village in the Glemmtal, located just 3 km from the more cosy Hinterglemm. Together with Hinterglemm, the modest village of Leogang and the family-friendly Fieberbrunn, the village of Saalbach forms the Ski circus Saalbach / Hinterglemm / Leogang / Fieberbrunn. This interconnected ski area is suitable for beginners and experienced skiers and has 270 km of variable slopes. From winter 2019/2020 there will be a new cabin lift from Viehhofen that connects the ski area with the ski area of Zell am See. You will have 77 extra slope kilometers on the Schmittenhöhe. There is also one ski pass for the ski areas of Zell am See/Kaprun and Saalback/Hinterglemm/Leogang/Fieberbrunn, for a total of 408 km of slopes.
Besides the beautiful ski area, the pleasant ambience is also a reason for winter athletes to return to Saalbach each year. The village is similar to Hinterglemm and known for its lively après -ski. The centre of Saalbach has e.g. many bars and restaurants. There are festivities organized frequently in Saalbach. Other facilities are the nightclubs, (sports) shops, supermarkets, childcare and ski schools.
At the Unterschwarzachlift in Hinterglemm is a fun park located. This park is open almost every night and you can snow tube here as well. You will also find an ice-skating rink and tennis courts, which are also open in the evenings . Other winter sports that you can do in the region are making snowmobile tours, hiking and cross country skiing.