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Fanningberg Ski Resort

Fanningberg Resort Guide

Fanningberg, Austria

Fanningberg Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates and Snowboarders.
Total Piste Length30km19 miles
Highest Lift2,020m6,627ft
Resort Height1,113m3,652ft
 Nearest AirportsSalzburg and Klagenfurt
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Fanningberg at a glance

Fanningberg believes it has the longest six-seater chairlift in the world, the 'Samson-Bahn' The lift rises 500 vertical metres over its 2.1km (1.3 mile) length and carries 100 chairs. It also claims that nearby Mariapfarr is Austria's sunniest town.

 When will it snow in Fanningberg?

The next notable snow forecast for Fanningberg is 6cm2in, expected on 17 November, with around 43cm17in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Fanningberg Facts, Stats and Ratings

Fanningberg Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Fanningberg
Highest Lift2,020m6,627ft
Lowest Piste1,500m4,921ft
Resort Altitude (Fanningberg)1,113m3,652ft
Max Vertical907m2,976ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Fanningberg Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Fanningberg
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
30km19 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
20km12 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Lungau Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Lungau
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
131km81 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
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Fanningberg Summary

The Austrian Ski Resort of Fanningberg is part of the Lungau ski area with access to 131km81 miles of downhill skiing, with 57 marked pistes, served by a total of 32 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Fanningberg itself (30km19 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Lungau ski resorts of Großeck Speiereck and Katschberg-Aineck-Rennweg.

With ski lifts as high as 2,020m6,627ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

On the Mountain

Skiing in Fanningberg

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding in Fanningberg

Fanningberg offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Fanningberg.

When is Fanningberg open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Fanningberg.


NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Fanningberg.

Snow Making

Fanningberg is able to make snow, on 15km9 miles of ski runs, with 50 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The five ski lifts of Fanningberg are able to uplift 6,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Fanningberg?

Fanningberg is in the Austrian Alps in Weißpriach, Tamsweg, Austria.

How can I get to Fanningberg?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Fanningberg are Salzburg, Klagenfurt and Ljubljana. There are six airports within three hours drive.


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Airport Transfers
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