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Frauenalpe

Frauenalpe Ski Resort Guide

Frauenalpe, Austria

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length10km6 miles
Highest Lift2,000m6,562ft
Resort Height1,500m4,921ft
 Nearest AirportsKlagenfurt and Graz
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Frauenalpe

The Frauenalpe is located in the „Murauer Mountain region“, overlooking the city of Murau, where the Nordic World Championships were held. The skiing-area can easily be reached by a well built mountain road. Visitors can choose between five ski-lifts and a wide variety of ski-pistes spread out over 36 hectares.

Additionally an eight kilometre (five mile) descent ends right outside of the gates of the historic city of Murau.

Summary

The Austrian ski resort of Frauenalpe is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,500m4,921ft, with 10km6 miles of marked runs.

Frauenalpe has direct access to 10km6 miles of downhill skiing, with 9 marked pistes, served by a total of 5 ski lifts.

Skiing

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding

Frauenalpe offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Frauenalpe.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Frauenalpe?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Frauenalpe.

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Ski Area Stats

Frauenalpe Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 1km1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 4 6km4 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 3 3km2 miles
Downhill
Total Length
10km6 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
5

Altitudes

Frauenalpe Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,000m6,562ft
Lowest Piste1,500m4,921ft
Resort Altitude (Frauenalpe)1,500m4,921ft
Max Vertical500m1,640ft

Frauenalpe Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Frauenalpe is 8km5 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Frauenalpe?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Metnitz, Sankt Veit an der Glan.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Frauenalpe is Klagenfurt, 75 minutes drive away.

Graz, Ljubljana, Salzburg, Linz and Trieste airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The five ski lifts are able to uplift 5,100 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Frauenalpe 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 Frauenalpe, 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 Frauenalpe Tourist Office for the latest.

Frauenalpe