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Heiligenblut / Großglockner

Heiligenblut / Großglockner Ski Resort Guide

Heiligenblut / Großglockner, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Heiligenblut / Großglockner Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length55km34 miles
Highest Lift2,910m9,547ft
Resort Height1,300m4,265ft
 Nearest AirportsLjubljana and Klagenfurt
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Heiligenblut / Großglockner

A delightful, isolated village in spectacular scenery offering access to some of the highest slopes in Austria. There is indoor tennis and an indoor swimming centre.

A new gondola, marketed as the highest gondola in Austria, opened for the 2007-8 season.

Heiligenblut / Großglockner Summary

The Austrian ski resort of Heiligenblut / Großglockner is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,300m4,265ft, with 55km34 miles of marked runs.

Heiligenblut / Großglockner has direct access to 55km34 miles of downhill skiing, with 20 marked pistes, served by a total of 14 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,910m9,547ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

Skiing in Heiligenblut / Großglockner

Heiligenblut / Großglockner offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding in Heiligenblut / Großglockner

Heiligenblut / Großglockner offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Heiligenblut / Großglockner.

Heiligenblut / Großglockner Snow Forecast

When will it snow in Heiligenblut / Großglockner?

The next notable snow forecast for Heiligenblut / Großglockner is 43cm17in, expected on 25 September, with around 92cm36in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Heiligenblut / Großglockner Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Heiligenblut / Großglockner
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 6km4 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 8 40km25 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 9km6 miles
Downhill
Total Length
55km34 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
15km9 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
14

Heiligenblut / Großglockner Altitudes

Heiligenblut / Großglockner Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Heiligenblut / Großglockner
Highest Lift2,910m9,547ft
Lowest Piste1,300m4,265ft
Resort Altitude (Heiligenblut / Großglockner)1,300m4,265ft
Max Vertical1,610m5,282ft

Heiligenblut / Großglockner Rated

Ratings for Heiligenblut / Großglockner
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
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Apres-Ski

Heiligenblut / Großglockner Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Heiligenblut / Großglockner is 9km6 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Heiligenblut / Großglockner?

Heiligenblut / Großglockner is in the Austrian Alps in Heiligenblut, Spittal an der Drau, Austria.

Map of Heiligenblut / Großglockner

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How to get to Heiligenblut / Großglockner

 By Air

The nearest airport to Heiligenblut / Großglockner is Ljubljana, 136 minutes drive away. Klagenfurt, Trieste, Salzburg, Bolzano and Innsbruck Airport airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 14 ski lifts of Heiligenblut / Großglockner are able to uplift 13,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Heiligenblut / Großglockner is able to make snow, on 40km25 miles of ski runs, with 50 snow cannons.

Heiligenblut / Großglockner Season Dates

When is Heiligenblut / Großglockner open?

 Open from : December 5, 2020.

 Closes : April 9, 2021.

Usual opening is mid December, and usual closing is Mid April.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Heiligenblut / Großglockner.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Heiligenblut / Großglockner, 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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Mountain Biking in Heiligenblut / Großglockner

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