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Snowboard Teacher at Obertauern Snowpark

Blue Tomato
Snowboard School

Learn to snowboard in Obertauern

The Blue Tomato Snowboard School in Obertauern, Austria is your first choice for snowboard courses. We live and breathe our sport and have been doing it ever since 1988. Lots has changed since then, but one thing remains – our spirit and drive to pass on the love of snowboarding.

We have the best course for you, whatever your level. If you’re just starting, great, try our beginner lessons. If you want to take your snowboarding into the park or just want to spend time with like-minded people, try our freestyle or group courses. The best instructors and brand-new equipment to rent means that you’ll always have fun learning. Check out our courses and book online now.

The Blue Tomato Snowboard School has half-day courses, full-day courses and private lessons for every level or style of rider. For children we have full-day courses with a supervised lunch break. For your second child we have a 15 % discount on the course. We also have free transfers between the school and your accommodation. There is also a full, modern rental centre in the Blue Tomato Shop in Obertauern so you can choose from the newest snowboards, boots and bindings.

Obertauern is a paradise for snowboarders. You can find everything here; easy pistes for beginners, more challenging runs to progress on, great options for off-piste riding and a Blue Tomato snow park. Obertauern is a high-alpine ski resort which starts at 1,700 m, with the highest lift going to 2,700 m above sea level. For you, this means there is guaranteed snow and perfect conditions for you to progress your riding in.

Beginner lessons are held by the Kirchbühel lift. This is a T-bar lift where you can learn to safely mount, dismount and ride the gentle piste. As you progress, you’ll take the other lifts and ride across the mountain.

Our freestyle lessons are held in the snow park at the Kehrkopfbahn, right at the bottom of the resort. Here you can learn new tricks with the help of our expert snowboard instructors.

Obertauern is famous for it’s off-piste and backcountry riding. We have a backcountry rental centre, where you can rent equipment for your adventures. We have splitboards, snowshoes, avalanche transceivers, probes, shovels, backpacks and telescopic poles for you to try.

Snowboard courses
at Obertauern

Beginner Course

Let’s start! If you’ve never stood on a snowboard before, then our beginner courses are for you. In small groups of up to ten, you’ll learn the basics so you can ride down easy and intermediate pistes. At first, the aim of our beginner courses is to teach you how to ride in control. This includes sliding turns and how safely slow down and stop on......

Intermediate Course

Keep on progressing If you’ve already done a little snowboarding and want to improve or polish your basic technique, then our intermediate lessons are perfect for you. In a small group of up to ten people, you’ll learn shorts turns and carving, as you advance we will teach how to ride more challenging terrain safely. Lessons starting at 10:00, from......

Freestyle Course

Get your style! If you are hooked on freestyle and want to take the next step or want to start venturing into the park then our freestyle lessons are great for you. Our lessons will be customised to fit the group’s needs and the terrain. Your instructor will show you how to take off and land safely, as well as help you learn your first grabs and......

Private Lessons & Coaching

Learn faster! Private lessons are the best way to improve as quickly as possible. You choose what you want to learn and your instructor will adjust your lesson accordingly. Date and time of the course are up to you....

Special offers:

  • 15% Family discounts
  • Course and rental prices for kids
  • Video Coaching
  • Free Hotel Transfer Service


Römerstraße 10
Valley station Sonnenbahn
Parking - P4
5562 Obertauern

Arrival from Salzburg via Radstadt, follow the B99 for 15 km uphill from Radstadt. Arrival from St. Michael and the Lungau, follow the B99 to Obertauern.
The drive up to Obertauern is an alpine pass, please bring snow chains.


Learn to snowboard at the Blue Tomato Snowboard School in Obertauern, Austria. Beginner, intermediated, freestyle and private lessions. Join us to improve your riding! The Blue Tomato Snowboard School is 100 % snowboarding. No skiing, no ski instructors who snowboard. See you soon.

Phone: +43 6456 20036
Facebook: bluetomatosnowboardschuleobertauern

Opening hours:
We are open Monday - Sunday from 09 am - 5 pm
FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE from and to your hotel

More information also available in all our Blue Tomato shops or via email or call +43-3687-24 22 333



No matter if hard or soft, freeride, freestyle, rocker or race – we offer the right equipment for everyone. The majority of our equipment comes from the current season. If you are not satisfied with your equipment or you wish to try a different board, no problem – just come to the station and exchange the equipment – for free.
Try & Buy

Try & Buy

So much choice can‘t be found nowhere else. Do you want to give the new rocker shape boards a try or test a splitboard? Our Test Centre provides you with a selection of hundreds of boards, boots and bindings from the leading brands of the actual season. Ideal for you, as you can thoroughly test your desired equipment before buying.
Blue Tomato Shop Basel

Shop Obertauern

Whether you're looking for snowboards, skis, boots, bindings, outerwear, streetwear, goggles, gloves, any other accessories or functional wear. At Blue Tomato Shop Obertauern you're sure to find anything you need for a perfect time on the mountains.

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Blue Tomato Shop Obertauern / Schützpassage am Pass

Shop Obertauern / Schützpassage am Pass

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