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Hintersee Ski Resort Guide

Hintersee, Austria

Ski Area Highlights
Total Piste Length40km25 miles
Highest Lift1,600m5,249ft
Resort Height746m2,448ft
 Nearest AirportsSalzburg and Linz
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The Austrian ski resort of Hintersee is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 746m2,448ft, with 40km25 miles of marked runs.


Hintersee has direct access to 40km25 miles of downhill skiing, served by a total of 8 ski lifts.


We do not currently have enough information to describe the skiing in Hintersee. If you have skied here, or know the area, please tell us about it in the Ski Forum.


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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Hintersee?

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

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Snow Forecast by day for Hintersee

Ski Area Stats

Hintersee Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
1km1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
20km12 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
19km12 miles
Total Length
40km25 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
16km10 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Hintersee Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,600m5,249ft
Lowest Piste746m2,448ft
Resort Altitude (Hintersee)746m2,448ft
Max Vertical854m2,802ft

Location and Map

Where is Hintersee?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Hintersee is Salzburg, 50 minutes drive away.

Linz, Munich, Ljubljana, Graz and Innsbruck Airport airports are all within three hours drive.

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


Ski Lift Capacity

The eight ski lifts are able to uplift 7,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Hintersee 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 Hintersee, 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.