Oberau Ski Resort Guide
Snowboarding in Oberau
The snowboarding in Oberau is best suited to intermediates. There are some drag lifts which tend to put the beginners off a little. Auffach has a half pipe and a snowboard park for the freestylers.
Après ski in Oberau
For the après ski you will need to travel to Niederau, there you will find a very relaxed and causal feel. There is something for everyone in Niederau, it has the nice quiet bars and restaurants for families and then the slightly more lively bars too. The disco and cave bar is a popular place for the young party people as it goes on till late. There is one pub in Oberau where there is a disco, but this tends to be quiet as most people have either gone back to their accommodation or gone to Niederau.
Activities off the slopes in Oberau
There is plenty for non skiers in Oberau, but again you will need to get the bus across to Niederau. There is bowling and tobogganing or you can go on a moonlight sleigh ride. During the day you can go on a horse riding trip and there are lots of organised walks. Swimming pools in the resort can be found in the hotels and used for a small fee.