The Ski Resort
Between Waidhofen/Ybbs and Gaflenz is the 4-kilometre ski area Forsteralm located. The winter sports resort in the Austrian Pre-Alps is particularly popular for families.
- It is among the 10 most family-friendly ski Resorts in Upper Austria.
- The vertical drop from summit to base is 932 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in Austria is 2362 ft. Runs and slopes are therefore relatively short. The high point of the ski resort is located at an elevation of 3294 ft.
- Average snow depth during the season is 16 " at summit elevation and 11 " at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during February, offering an average snow depth of 19 " at summit elevation and 13 " at the base.
- Forsteralm features 30 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in Austria is 32 sunny days. February is the sunniest month with an average of 14 sunny days. This makes the ski resort one of the 3 sunniest in Upper Austria.
Snow Safety & Snowmaking
Snow Making Machines: 50
Snowphone+43 (0)7353 346
Average snow depth of the last years (Summit)
Travel Deals & Tips
Après-Ski and Nightlife
Number of Bars and Pubs: 3
Infrastructure & Rental
Number of Skischools: 1
Number of Snowboard Schools: 1
Number of Ski Rental