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Ski Resort Maria Alm

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Elevation200 m - 820 m
Opening Date4 Dec 2015
Closing Date2 Apr 2016
Capacity N/A Persons/Hr.

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1 day adult €48
1 day youth €36
1 day child €24
5 days adult €241
5 days child €181
5 days youth €120.50
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Overall: 33


Groomed Terrain: 112 km

Interesting facts

  • The vertical drop from summit to base is 620 m. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of ski resorts in Austria is 745 m.
  • Season starts on 4 Dec and ends on 2 Apr (120 days). Average season duration in Austria is 119 days.
  • Average snow depth during the season (4 Dec to 2 Apr) is 92 cm at summit elevation and 46 cm at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during March, offering an average snow depth of 137 cm at summit elevation and 56 cm at the base.
  • Maria Alm features 52 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski resorts in Austria is 55 sunny days. December is the sunniest month with an average of 22 sunny days.
  • Offering 112 km of slopes and terrain, Maria Alm is among the 3 largest ski resorts in Salzburg.


Hochkönig means "High King" and this is the name of the 3000m peak that dominates our region. The "High King Mountain" looks down on the alpine villages of Maria Alm, Hinterthal, Dienten and Mühlbach creating the huge 150km Hochkönig ski area.

Still little is known by the British and American markets the Hochkönig ski area boasts some of the best skiing in Austria with 36 ski lifts and an amazing 37 mountain restaurants.
The ski area in the Hochkönig region is one of the Alps’ most beautiful ski regions – ideal for a winter vacation with an atmosphere that simply can’t be matched.

The Hochkönig’s broad ski areas are distinguished by family-friendly amenities and specials, as well as by exceptional snow conditions. Magical fairy-tale slopes and the authentic character invite you to enjoy a truly laid-back ski vacation. Awaiting you are 33 cable cars and lifts, plus 150 km of slopes at elevations ranging from 860 to 1900 meters above sea level.

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  • New in Winter 2013/14


    5 Peaks, total altitude differenceof 6,700m and 32 kilometres of connected pistes that can be skied non-stop...

    This is the new “King” of ski tours offering ultimate skiing enjoyment and one of the longest ski routes in the Alps.

    With the 6-seater Bürglalm chairlift and Dienten’s modern ski centre, the Hochkönig lift company has managed to make a skiers dream come true: uninterrupted enjoyment of the richly varied slopes of the Hochkönig Ski Region.

    This new sporting highlight is of course complimented by the magnificent 360° scenery and, reigning majestically above it all from 2,941 m above sea level, the King of the peaks the “Hochkönig”- impressive and ever present.



    Aberg Hinterthal Bergbahnen AG
    Hochkönigstraße 8
    Maria Alm
    (0)6584 / 7301 DW 250
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