AWARDS: DOUBLE GOLD and GOLD at the largest summer cable car test 2022

At the award ceremony for the 2022 summer test of Austrian cable car companies on Friday, 7 October, it rained down multiple prizes for our two locations, the Dachstein Krippenstein in Obertraun and Grünberg in Gmunden.

The offer on the mountain in harmony with nature as well as the popular team were honoured with DOUBLE-GOLD and GOLD several times.


Awards Dachstein Krippenstein

Awards for Dachstein Krippenstein at the biggest cable car test in Austria 2022:

  • Art & Culture: DOUBLE GOLD

  • Fun & Action: GOLD

  • Clear Mountain Award: GOLD

  • Operations Manager Trophy

Rupert Schiefer

CEO of Dachstein Tourismus AG and OÖ Seilbahnholding GmbH

Rupert Schiefer, CEO of Dachstein Tourismus AG and OÖ Seilbahnholding GmbH, accepted the prizes from Skiareatest President Klaus Hönigsberger with some of the teams from Dachstein Krippenstein and Grünberg in Mittersill in front of around 400 colleagues from the Austrian cable car industry.

Statement by Rupert Schiefer, CEO of OÖ Seilbahnholding and Dachstein Tourismus AG: "We are delighted to receive the Austria-wide awards ranging from gold to double gold for the wide range of offers on the Dachstein Krippenstein and Grünberg in summer, but also for the commitment of our teams at the cable cars. This appreciation makes us all particularly happy."

The highlights!

The Dachstein Krippenstein's overall offer was assessed: 3 cable cars, Dachstein Giant Ice Cave, Mammut Cave, 5fingers, World Heritage spiral, Dachstein shark, World Heritage view with Dachstein Glacier, investments in harmony with nature, the cable car team, cleanliness on the mountain.

THANKS to the entire team and all our colleagues, who ensure a fantastic summer season with their dedication and commitment!

Photo 1+3: Team Dachstein Krippenstein and Grünberg with GF Rupert Schiefer, COO Prok. Gabriel Sieghartsleitner, the two site managers Wolfgang Steiner and Rudolf Wolfsgruber-Paillard with part of the team and Marketing and Sales Manager Peter Grögler // Photo 2: Managing Director Rupert Schiefer with the Summer Award 2022