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Fendels - Ried - Prutz

Fendels - Ried - Prutz Ski Resort Guide

Fendels - Ried - Prutz, Austria

Ski Area Highlights
Total Piste Length14km9 miles
Highest Lift2,300m7,546ft
Resort Height866m2,841ft
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and St. Gallen-Altenrhein
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Fendels - Ried - Prutz

The Fendels - Ried - Prutz ski resort in the Eastern Hishlands of Tyrol region has a reputation with families thanks to its free lift tickets for children up to age nine when accompanies by a paying parent. The area is reached by driving up the valley from Prutz and Faggen to get the gondola up at Reid to the base of the ski area at Fendels. The lifts open up a vertical that would be in the top three in North America.

Lift lines are rarely if ever seen and along with groomed slopes for all levels of difficulty, there's a kid's playground with trampoline, a five kilometre (three mile) toboggan run and night skiing to 10.30pm weekly.


The Austrian ski resort of Fendels - Ried - Prutz is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 866m2,841ft, with 14km9 miles of marked runs.

Fendels - Ried - Prutz has direct access to 14km9 miles of downhill skiing, served by a total of 5 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,300m7,546ft, snow cover is generally reliable.


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Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Fendels - Ried - Prutz?

The next notable snow forecast is 2cm1in, expected on 29 September, with around 5cm2in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Fendels - Ried - Prutz Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
2km1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
7km4 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
5km3 miles
Total Length
14km9 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
20km12 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Fendels - Ried - Prutz Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,300m7,546ft
Lowest Piste866m2,841ft
Resort Altitude (Fendels - Ried - Prutz)866m2,841ft
Max Vertical1,434m4,705ft

Fendels - Ried - Prutz Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Fendels - Ried - Prutz is 4km2 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Fendels - Ried - Prutz?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Prutz, Landeck.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Fendels - Ried - Prutz is Innsbruck Airport, 52 minutes drive away.

St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Friedrichshafen, Bolzano, Memmingen, Salzburg, Munich and Zurich airports are all 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 five ski lifts are able to uplift 9,300 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 7km4 miles of ski runs, with 12 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Fendels - Ried - Prutz open?

 Open from : December 11, 2021.

 Closes : April 18, 2022.

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 Fendels - Ried - Prutz, 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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There is downhill mountain biking available and you can rent Mountain Bikes in Fendels - Ried - Prutz.

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