First of all you need suitable tour skis. Depending on preferences there are models oriented towards ascents and towards descents. For the length, you take the same as you would with normal skis. You shouldn't skimp on the ski touring skins, because they ensure a non-slip and effortless ascent. Stable, light and adjustable models are advantageous for the poles. For clothing, it is best to follow the onion principle with high-quality functional clothing.
For tours in the open terrain, safety equipment is extremely important. In any case the backpack should include: LVS device, avalanche shovel, avalanche probe, safety set, first aid kit and bivouac sack. Also, a basic avalanche training is strongly recommended.
Ski tours in Austria are a real pleasure, provided that the local rules are observed in the Wagrain-Kleinarl region. If you need equipment, the sports shops in the village will be happy to assist you.
Whether skiing, snow boarding, cross-country skiing or ski tours: In the snow-covered mountains of the Salzburger Land, all winter sportsmen find their happiness. We look forward to your enquiry for your winter holidays.