- The vertical drop from summit to base is 1,000 m. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of ski resorts in Austria is 745 m. Most runs are therefore relatively long.
- Season starts on 2 Dec and ends on 21 Apr (140 days). Average season duration in Austria is 119 days.
- Average snow depth during the season (2 Dec to 21 Apr) is 63 cm at summit elevation and 17 cm at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during February, offering an average snow depth of 83 cm at summit elevation and 25 cm at the base. Therefore Hochzeiger Pitztal is among the 15 ski resorts with best snow conditions in Austria.
- Hochzeiger Pitztal features 70 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski resorts in Austria is 69 sunny days. December is the sunniest month with an average of 25 sunny days.
Enjoy the Hochzeiger experience with its 9 cableways, 40 kilometres of pistes and 1,000 metres of ups and downs! Savour sublime family-friendliness, Pitztal hospitality, stunning events and loads more … For the Hochzeiger will make your holiday dreams come true: a winter stay over here is nothing less than superb for skiers, snowboarders, carvers or tobogganists. Sun, snow and the pleasure of the pistes at 1,450 to 2,450 m above sea level 54 km of superbly prepared downhills await you! Families in particular love the Hochzeiger skiing area because of its compactness, spacious downhill runs and sunny slopes. The marvellous choice of pistes is a dream come true for people regardless of age or level of pro. ciency:enjoy a wide range of experiences from the pleasant family downhill to the mogul for the truly daring. Where brilliant Benni Raich skis at home Fancy meeting up face-to-face with our Pitztal skiing star Benni Raich? It’s a dream that can come true on the Hochzeiger. After all, the area around here is the training ground and home venue of the well known skier. Benni Raich: Twice world champion at Bormio 2005 • Two-time Olympic gold medallist in 2006 • Overall World Cup champion in 2006