- The vertical drop from summit to base is 689 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in Austria is 2356 ft. Runs and slopes are therefore relatively short. The highest point of the track is 4987 ft above sea level.
- Season starts on Dec 14 and ends on Mar 22 (99 days). Average season duration in Austria is 113 days.
- Average snow depth during the season (Dec 14 to Mar 22) is 23 " at summit elevation and 18 " at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during March, offering an average snow depth of 39 " at summit elevation and 28 " at the base.
- Schizentrum Rieseralm features 43 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in Austria is 42 sunny days. February is the sunniest month with an average of 20 sunny days.
The Ski Resort
In the ski area Rieseralm skiing pleasure starts right on your doorstep. The wonderful natural landscape with the unique arolla pine forests offers a wonderful atmosphere for the winter holiday. Beginners feel comfortable especially on the blue slopes at the lifts I and II. Those who are already more confident on the boards will find red and black slopes at the lifts III and IV.
The Rieseralm is also the ideal starting point for ski tours in the Styrian Zirbenland. After an exhausting day on the slopes, the rustic huts invite you to an extensive stop for refreshments.