We would recommend the resort Rauris especially to families with children and to inexperienced skiers. Rauris offers easy-going slopes and perfect practice areas to give children and beginners...
- Elevated between 3117 ft and 7136 ft, the Ski Resort is among the 10 highest elevated Ski Resorts in Salzburg. The vertical drop from summit to base is 4019 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in Austria is 2356 ft. Most runs are therefore relatively long.
- Season starts on Dec 13 and ends on Apr 13 (122 days). Average season duration in Austria is 113 days.
- Average snow depth during the season (Dec 13 to Apr 13) is 69 " at summit elevation and 20 " at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during February, offering an average snow depth of 80 " at summit elevation and 26 " at the base.
- Rauris features 50 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in Austria is 54 sunny days. February is the sunniest month with an average of 20 sunny days.
The Ski Resort
Especially families and beginners enjoy the ski area Rauriser Hochalmbahnen: the ski area is "open" and offers - thanks to its location over 950m and modern snowmaking equipment - skiing fun until April.
Enjoy the breathtaking view onto the summits of the "Hohe Tauern" - including the Großglockner" and a wide, tree-free runs for every skiing-level - from beginners to advanced free skiers. Snowboarders and free skiers meet at the "Nugget park" with its rails and obstacles.