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Dienten am Hochkönig

Dienten am Hochkönig Ski Resort Guide

Dienten am Hochkönig, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length40km25 miles
Highest Lift1,900m6,234ft
Resort Height1,070m3,510ft
 Nearest AirportsSalzburg and Linz
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Dienten am Hochkönig

Lift linked on one side to to Mühlbach on the Hochkönig pass, and Hinterthal on the other (from where it's possible to ski to Maria Alm but more difficult to ski back. All snow sports available with tuition if required, and don't miss the ice-disco. The area is part of the larger, giant Ski Amade pass.


The Austrian ski resort of Dienten am Hochkönig is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,070m3,510ft, with 40km25 miles of marked runs.

Dienten am Hochkönig is part of the Hochkönig ski area with access to 350km217 miles of downhill skiing, with 83 marked pistes, served by a total of 85 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Dienten am Hochkönig itself (40km25 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Hochkönig ski resorts of Maria Alm and Mühlbach am Hochkönig.


Dienten am Hochkönig offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Dienten am Hochkönig?

The next notable snow forecast is 2cm1in, expected on 29 June.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Dienten am Hochkönig

Ski Area Stats

Dienten am Hochkönig Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 1km1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 2 2km1 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 5 5km3 miles
Total Length
40km25 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
7km4 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Hochkönig Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Number of runs
Total Length
350km217 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Dienten am Hochkönig Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,900m6,234ft
Lowest Piste1,070m3,510ft
Resort Altitude (Dienten am Hochkönig)1,070m3,510ft
Max Vertical830m2,723ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Dienten am Hochkönig
Intermediate Skiers

Dienten am Hochkönig Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Dienten am Hochkönig is 4km2 miles long.


The Snowpark at the Aberg in Maria Alm has a kicker line with five different Kicker and a Pro Jump (4,5 m high and 19 m table), a railline with four rails, two slides for beginners and a street obstacle

Location and Map

Where is Dienten am Hochkönig?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Zell am See, Salzburg.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Dienten am Hochkönig is Salzburg, 60 minutes drive away.

Linz, Munich, Klagenfurt, Innsbruck Airport, Ljubljana and Graz 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.


Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts are able to uplift 40,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 20km12 miles of ski runs, with 10 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Dienten am Hochkönig open?

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


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 Dienten am Hochkönig, 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 Dienten am Hochkönig Tourist Office for the latest.

Dienten am Hochkönig