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Brixen im Thale

Brixen im Thale Ski Resort Guide

Brixen im Thale, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Brixen im Thale Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length46km29 miles
Highest Lift1,830m6,004ft
Resort Height800m2,625ft
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and Munich
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Brixen im Thale

Well placed in Austria's largest inter-connected ski area - the Ski Welt, close to Westendorf. It has a high capacity gondola which accesses the region more efficiently than those of neighbouring resorts. The village itself is strung out, with a walk to the lifts and a bus ride to the nursery slopes. Apres ski can be lively, but is mostly hotel based.

Brixen im Thale Summary

The Austrian ski resort of Brixen im Thale is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 800m2,625ft, with 46km29 miles of marked runs.

Brixen im Thale is part of the SkiWelt area with access to 280km174 miles of downhill skiing, with 186 marked pistes, served by a total of 90 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Brixen im Thale itself (46km29 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other SkiWelt ski resorts of Ellmau, Going am Wilden Kaiser, Hopfgarten im Brixental, Itter, Kelchsau, Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser, Söll and Westendorf.

Skiing in Brixen im Thale

Brixen im Thale offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Brixen im Thale Snow Forecast

When will it snow in Brixen im Thale?

The next notable snow forecast for Brixen im Thale is 7cm3in, expected on 25 September, with around 13cm5in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Brixen im Thale Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Brixen im Thale
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 3km2 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
1122km14 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
1017km11 miles
Total Length
46km29 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

SkiWelt Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for SkiWelt
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
1317km11 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
74129km80 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
99134km83 miles
Total Length
280km174 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
197km122 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Brixen im Thale Altitudes

Brixen im Thale Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Brixen im Thale
Highest Lift1,830m6,004ft
Lowest Piste800m2,625ft
Resort Altitude (Brixen im Thale)800m2,625ft
Max Vertical1,030m3,379ft

Brixen im Thale Rated

Ratings for Brixen im Thale
Intermediate Skiers

Brixen im Thale Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Alpseite'.

Snowboarding in Brixen im Thale

The Ski Welt has a 'boarder-friendly attitude as well as some useful terrain. There are terrain parks in Ellmau (complete with kicker, rails for sliding and a ground loop), Westendorf and Soll.

Location and Map

Where is Brixen im Thale?

Brixen im Thale is in the Austrian Alps in Skiwelt, Kitzbuheler Alpen, Austria.

Map of Brixen im Thale

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How to get to Brixen im Thale

 By Air

The nearest airports to Brixen im Thale are Innsbruck Airport, Munich and Salzburg. There are six airports within three hours drive. Innsbruck Airport is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 12 ski lifts of Brixen im Thale are able to uplift 99,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Brixen im Thale is able to make snow, on 210km130 miles of ski runs, with 1000 snow cannons.

Brixen im Thale Season Dates

When is Brixen im Thale open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Brixen im Thale.

Usual opening is mid December, and usual closing is Early April.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Brixen im Thale.

Brixen im Thale Piste Map

Brixen im Thale Piste Map
Brixen im Thale

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Brixen im Thale, 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.

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Brixen im Thale Webcams

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Mountain Biking in Brixen im Thale

There is downhill mountain biking available and you can rent Mountain Bikes in Brixen im Thale.

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