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.
- Elevated between 950 m and 2,175 m, the ski resort is among the 10 highest elevated ski resorts in Salzburg. The vertical drop from summit to base is 1,225 m. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of ski resorts in Austria is 736 m. Most runs are therefore relatively long.
- Season starts on 16 Dec and ends on 16 Apr (121 days). Average season duration in Austria is 121 days.
- Average snow depth during the season (16 Dec to 16 Apr) is 104 cm at summit elevation and 5 cm at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during March, offering an average snow depth of 125 cm at summit elevation and 30 cm at the base. Therefore Rauriser Hochalmbahnen is among the 10 ski resorts with best snow conditions in Salzburg.
- Rauriser Hochalmbahnen features 50 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski resorts in Austria is 54 sunny days. March is the sunniest month with an average of 14 sunny days. This makes the ski resort one of the 10 sunniest in Salzburg.