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Fontanella / Faschina

Fontanella / Faschina Ski Resort Guide

Fontanella / Faschina, Austria

Rated: 2/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length15km9 miles
Highest Lift1,900m6,234ft
Resort Height1,500m4,921ft
 Nearest AirportsSt. Gallen-Altenrhein and Friedrichshafen
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Fontanella / Faschina

Fontanella has had ski lifts on Faschina for 60 years and ongoing upgrades mean the lifts now include a quad chair. There's extensive snow making and a good choice of runs up to a mile (1.5km) long including a couple of blacks.

The ski area is part of the 3-Täler Superskipass (along with other ski areas in the Großes Walsertal, Bregenzerwald, and Lechtal regions.)

Summary

The Austrian ski resort of Fontanella / Faschina is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,500m4,921ft, with 15km9 miles of marked runs.

Fontanella / Faschina has direct access to 15km9 miles of downhill skiing, with 12 marked pistes, served by a total of 4 ski lifts.

Skiing

Fontanella / Faschina offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding

Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Fontanella / Faschina.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Fontanella / Faschina?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Fontanella / Faschina.

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Ski Area Stats

Fontanella / Faschina Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 3km2 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 2 2km1 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 7 9km6 miles
Downhill
Total Length
15km9 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
15km9 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
4

Altitudes

Fontanella / Faschina Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,900m6,234ft
Lowest Piste1,500m4,921ft
Resort Altitude (Fontanella / Faschina)1,500m4,921ft
Max Vertical400m1,312ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Fontanella / Faschina
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners

Location and Map

Where is Fontanella / Faschina?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Sonntag, Bludenz.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Fontanella / Faschina is St. Gallen-Altenrhein, 55 minutes drive away.

Friedrichshafen, Memmingen, Zurich, Innsbruck Airport, Lugano, Basel, Stuttgart, Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg and Munich airports are all within three hours drive.

St. Gallen-Altenrhein is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The four ski lifts are able to uplift 4,700 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 10km6 miles of ski runs, with 5 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Fontanella / Faschina 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 Fontanella / Faschina, 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 Tourist Office Website for the latest.

Fontanella / Faschina