Welcome in Forstau

Forstau is a charming little village with 560 inhabitants, nestled in a high valley between Radstadt and Schladming. It is located in the centre of “Ski Amadé”, which is Austria’s biggest Ski association.

In contrast to other mountain resorts, Forstau has kept its warmth and friendliness. A few minutes away from the big traffic routes, you recharge your batteries. Family and Community are very important for the people in Forstau. These are just two reasons, why our guests often come back again.

In Forstau and the surrounding areas you have many opportunities to enjoy a diverse range of leisure activities, summer and winter alike:

Winter Sports

Mountains, Sports & Nature in Summer

  • Hiking and rock klimbing: within a radius of 30 km from Forstau, you will find countless hiking routes and via ferratas
  • Mountainbiking
  • The alps of Forstau: Vögeialm, Fallhausalm and the Oberhütte am See
  • Horseback riding
  • A visit of  the high ropes course  in Altenmarkt

Water & Recreation:


For lazier days without doing sports:

Just to mention a few of a great number of leisure activites, you can carry out for creating an unforgetable holiday at the Weitgass apartment in Forstau!


Your view to the village Forstau