- The vertical drop from summit to base is 1804 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in Austria is 2356 ft. The ski resort takes you to an elevation of 5906 ft.
- Season starts on Dec 22 and ends on Mar 15 (449 days). Average season duration in Austria is 177 days.
- Average snow depth during the season (Dec 22 to Mar 15) is 37 " at summit elevation and 26 " at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during January, offering an average snow depth of 41 " at summit elevation and 31 " at the base.
- Hohentauern features 39 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in Austria is 39 sunny days. January is the sunniest month with an average of 18 sunny days.
The Ski Resort
The first ski lift in Hohentauern was built as early as 1949/50, making it one of the first in Styria. The ski area still impresses with its family atmosphere today. Winter sports enthusiasts can expect 11 kilometres of slopes from easy to difficult and 5 ski lifts.
Hohentauern is well suited for families. There is a ski kindergarten with a ski carousel and a magic carpet. The "Wichtelhütte" invites all skier to stop directly at the mountain station with its sun terrace. Directly next to the lifts there is also a sports shop, which offers ski rental and ski service.