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Hinterstoder Ski Resort Guide

Hinterstoder, Austria

Rated: 2/5 (from 5 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length36km22 miles
Highest Lift1,860m6,102ft
Resort Height600m1,969ft
 Nearest AirportsLinz and Salzburg
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A quiet, traditional village with a good snow record for its height and location. Most of the skiing is above the middle station at 1400m in any case. Hinterstoder is during the new Hannes-Trinlil-Pisk host to the annual World Cup ski races. Hutterer Höss is the largest in upper Austria.


The Austrian ski resort of Hinterstoder is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 600m1,969ft, with 36km22 miles of marked runs.

Hinterstoder has direct access to 36km22 miles of downhill skiing, with 12 marked pistes, served by a total of 15 ski lifts.


Hinterstoder offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.


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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Hinterstoder?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Hinterstoder Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 5 10km6 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 7 16km10 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 5 10km6 miles
Total Length
36km22 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
4km2 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Hinterstoder Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,860m6,102ft
Lowest Piste660m2,165ft
Resort Altitude (Hinterstoder)600m1,969ft
Max Vertical1,260m4,134ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Hinterstoder
Intermediate Skiers

Hinterstoder Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Hannes-Trinhl-Wellcup Shecke'.

Location and Map

Where is Hinterstoder?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Hinterstoder is Linz, 68 minutes drive away.

Salzburg, Graz, Klagenfurt, Munich and Vienna airports are all within three hours drive.

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


Ski Lift Capacity

The 15 ski lifts are able to uplift 10,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 30km19 miles of ski runs, with 180 snow cannons.

Season Dates

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

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

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