Ski Resort Forsteralm in the Alpenregion Nationalpark Gesäuse: Position on map

Forsteralm Ski Resort

Trail Map Forsteralm

Mountain Stats

Elevation720 m - 1,078 m
Opening Day8 Dec 2016
Closing Day10 Mar 2017
Capacity 8620 Persons/Hr.

Lift Ticket Prices

1 day adult €28
1 day youth €20
1 day child €14
5 days adult €135
5 days child €96
5 days youth €67
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Total 8
Hours09:00 - 16:00

Skiable Terrain

Groomed Terrain 18 km

Interesting facts

  • The vertical drop from summit to base is 358 m. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in Austria is 720 m. Runs and slopes are therefore relatively short. The high point of the ski resort is located at an elevation of 1,078 m.
  • Season starts on 8 Dec and ends on 10 Mar (92 days). Average season duration in Austria is 124 days.
  • Average snow depth during the season (8 Dec to 10 Mar) is 23 cm at summit elevation and 15 cm at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during January, offering an average snow depth of 33 cm at summit elevation and 28 cm at the base.
  • Forsteralm features 44 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in Austria is 49 sunny days. February is the sunniest month with an average of 17 sunny days.


With its 8 lifts (1 four-seater chairlift, 6 drag lifts and 1 baby lift), 18 km of runs and a great price-performance ratio, the ski resort of Forsteralm is ideal for families. A large snow machine system guarantees snowy slopes round the clock, and ensures that the Forsteralm is one of the snowiest resorts in the Pre-Alps.

Wonderfully groomed slopes, and runs catering to all levels of expertise, guarantee optimum skiing pleasure for the whole family. 4 ski huts also provide much-needed refreshment, diversion and a great atmosphere.

Here, kids receive a hearty welcome!

Beginners and children have free use of the practice lifts. The ski school and ski kindergarten with magic carpet conveyor and fairytale meadow are situated directly by the lifts, making the whole area easy to negotiate.

Our recommendation: weekday reduction

Take advantage of the reduced lift prices from Monday to Friday! (The weekday reduction does not apply in the holiday season)

See you soon on the Forsteralm!


Forsteralm Betriebsgesellschaft m. b. H.
Oberland 73/2
Phone+43 7353 346
Fax+43 7353 346-12
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