The Ski Resort
The Feistritzsattel ski resort is located not far from Vienna at an altitude of 1,100 - 1,300 metres and offers 1.7 kilometres of prepared slopes that can be reached via two ski lifts. Modern snow-making systems ensure good snow quality throughout from December to March.
The lifts are open only during holidays daily. Outside the holiday season, there is only operation during the day on weekends and public holidays and on Thursday and Friday evenings for floodlit skiing.
During the Christmas and semester holidays we offer ski courses for beginners and advanced skiers. The Feistritzsattel ski area is a beautiful training area for beginners thanks to the children's lift.
The Gasthof Feistritzsattel takes care of your physical well-being. Off-piste, winter sports enthusiasts can use the cross-country track (No. 8) with a length of 9.4 kilometres.
- The vertical drop from summit to base is 656 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in Austria is 2362 ft. Runs and slopes are therefore relatively short. The ski resort takes you to an elevation of 4265 ft.
- Average snow depth during the season is 22 " at summit elevation and 19 " at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during January, offering an average snow depth of 25 " at summit elevation and 22 " at the base.
- Skilifts Feistritzsattel features 25 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in Austria is 30 sunny days. February is the sunniest month with an average of 11 sunny days.
Snow Safety & Snowmaking
Coming from Vienna you reach the ski lifts Feistritzsattel via the A2 Südautobahn. At the Seebenstein junction change to the S6 to Gloggnitz and drive via Schlagl and Otterthal to Trattenbach and then continue towards Feistritzsattel.