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Obergurgl-Hochgurgl Ski Area Information

Let's start the perfect skiing day

Exceptionally large, sunny and above the tree line, snow sure, endless runs on wide open slopes: the Obergurgl-Hochgurgl ski area boasts excellent characteristics in terms of topography and makes skiing in Austria a one of a kind experience. This "raw diamond" gets the right touch thanks to prime infrastructures and a high level of service quality. Free skibus shuttles and parking areas, highly motivated ski schools and to ski rental stations promise that our guests reach the ski mountains quickly. An interactive ski trail map, and WiFi spots are also available throughout the ski area, showing the ideal line through your skiing day. Get ready to take a quick glance at all important details here: the most important facts, tips and a thrill of anticipation for your upcoming ski holiday in Obergurgl-Hochgurgl!

Frequently asked questions about skiing in Austria

In general: the higher the ski area, the more snow is guaranteed. Precipitation usually falls as snow as early as autumn and it lasts at higher altitudes well into spring. The Obergurgl-Hochgurgl ski area stretches from an altitude of 1800 meters up to 3030 meters above sea level. This high alpine altitude promises absolute snow guarantee from mid-November to late April as well as the best conditions for skiing in Austria. And if Mother Hulda needs a little extra help after all: more than 90% of Gurgl’s ski slopes er equipped snow-making devices, so nothing stands in the way of exclusive skiing fun. All information about the Gurgl ski area can be found HERE.

After skiing is before skiing. This is especially true when it comes to skiing in Austria. Skiing and winter – they clearly belong together. But skiing in autumn or spring is also possible in some ski resorts. The Obergurgl-Hochgurgl ski area opens its doors already in mid-November as one of the first non-glacier ski regions. Thanks to the high altitude of up to 3030 meters and 112 perfectly groomed kilometers of slopes, ultimate skiing is guaranteed from November to April. All information about the Gurgl ski area can be found HERE.

Be honest: are you looking for the largest ski area in Austria or the greatest? If you are interested in Austria’s greatest ski area, then you have come to the right place. Thanks to 112 slope kilometers, 25 state-of-the-art mountain lifts and 0 waiting times in the ski area, winter sports in Obergurgl-Hochgurgl promise truly exclusive skiing pleasure. Many 4* and 5* hotels are located directly on the slopes, promising the best skiing comfort far and wide. The Gurgl ski area is also one of the top 15 largest ski areas in Austria. If that doesn't sound great! All information about the Gurgl ski area can be found HERE.