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Fiss

Fiss Ski Resort Guide

Fiss, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift2,828m9,278ft
Resort Height1,436m4,711ft
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and St. Gallen-Altenrhein
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Fiss

A peaceful traditional village with a compact centre. lift linked to Serfaus and with Ladis sharing a lift ticket. Skiing is on sunny trails, with the area receiving up to 2000 hours of sunshine a year (an average of more than five hours every day). Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis with its three historical villages is located on a sunny high plateau above the Tyrolean Inn Valley, framed by the mighty 3000-metre Samnaun mountains and the Ötztal Alps. Here winter sports fans have the choice of 214 km of ski runs, 52 km of cross-country skiing trails - groomed daily -, 68 ski lifts, freeride slopes, terrain parks, and the whole gamut of winter fun sports.

Summary

The Austrian village of Fiss is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,436m4,711ft.

Fiss is part of the Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis ski area with access to 214km133 miles of downhill skiing, with 98 marked pistes, served by a total of 68 ski lifts. From Fiss you can ski to the other villages of Ladis and Serfaus.

With ski lifts as high as 2,828m9,278ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

Skiing

Fiss offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Fiss?

The next notable snow forecast is 6cm2in, expected on 27 October, with around 13cm5in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
2844km27 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
49123km76 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
2147km29 miles
Downhill
Total Length
214km133 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
52km32 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
68

Altitudes

Fiss Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,828m9,278ft
Lowest Piste1,436m4,711ft
Resort Altitude (Fiss)1,436m4,711ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Fiss
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Fiss Overview

A peaceful traditional village with a compact centre. lift linked to Serfaus and with Ladis sharing a lift ticket. Skiing is on sunny trails, with the area receiving up to 2000 hours of sunshine a year (an average of more than five hours every day). Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis with its three historical villages is located on a sunny high plateau above the Tyrolean Inn Valley, framed by the mighty 3000-metre Samnaun mountains and the Ötztal Alps. Here winter sports fans have the choice of 185 km of ski runs, of which 135 km are at over 2000 m altitude, 146 km of cross-country skiing trails - groomed daily -, more than 50 ski lifts, freeride slopes, terrain parks, and the whole gamut of winter fun sports.

 Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Pezid-Vertical'.

Snowboarding

There are two funparks with rails, jumps, kickers, boxes and obstacles.

Location and Map

Where is Fiss?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis, Landeck.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Fiss is Innsbruck Airport, 60 minutes drive away.

St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Friedrichshafen, Bolzano, Memmingen, Munich, Zurich and Salzburg 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.

Infrastructure

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 155km96 miles of ski runs, with 1000 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Fiss open?

 Open from : December 3, 2020*
*Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis.

 Closes : April 10, 2021*
*Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis.

Usual opening is early December, and usual closing is Late April.

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 Fiss, 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 Fiss Tourist Office for the latest.

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There is downhill mountain biking available and you can rent Mountain Bikes in Fiss.

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