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Altenmarkt

Altenmarkt Ski Resort Guide

Altenmarkt, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length17km11 miles
Highest Lift2,000m6,562ft
Resort Height1,350m4,429ft
 Nearest AirportsSalzburg and Linz
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Altenmarkt

A pretty, traditional village with a moderate ski area that plays host to World Cup races. The ski slopes provide beautiful views over Altenmarkt and neighbouring Radstadt and the surrounding mountains. The ski area is especially suited to families and novices as it boasts easy pistes and nursery slopes at the base stations. The new Königslehen 8-person cable-car in Radstadt takes you quickly and safely to the top of the mountain.

Summary

The Austrian ski resort of Altenmarkt is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,350m4,429ft, with 17km11 miles of marked runs.

Altenmarkt is part of the Altenmarkt-Zauchensee ski area with access to 82km51 miles of downhill skiing, with 35 marked pistes, served by a total of 24 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Altenmarkt itself (17km11 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Altenmarkt-Zauchensee ski resort of Zauchensee.

Skiing

Altenmarkt offers good sking, particularly, for Expert and Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding

Altenmarkt is highly rated by Snowboarders and there is a Snow Park in Altenmarkt.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Altenmarkt?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Altenmarkt.

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Ski Area Stats

Altenmarkt Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 1km1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 4 8km5 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 7 8km5 miles
Downhill
Total Length
17km11 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
160km99 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
9

Altenmarkt-Zauchensee Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 4 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
16
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
15
Downhill
Total Length
82km51 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
24

Altitudes

Altenmarkt Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,000m6,562ft
Resort Altitude (Altenmarkt)1,350m4,429ft
Lowest Piste650m2,133ft
Max Vertical1,350m4,429ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Altenmarkt
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Altenmarkt Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Altenmarkt is 5km3 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Altenmarkt?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Weißenbach an der Enns, Liezen.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Altenmarkt is Salzburg, 49 minutes drive away.

Linz, Klagenfurt, Graz, Munich, Innsbruck Airport and Vienna airports are all within three hours drive.

Salzburg is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The nine ski lifts are able to uplift 12,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 15 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Altenmarkt open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

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NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Altenmarkt, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Altenmarkt Tourist Office for the latest.

Altenmarkt