Hochficht - Ski Area Guide

Hochficht, Austria

Ski Resort in Austrian Alps (642m to 1,300m)

The Hochficht ski area lies in the heart of the Böhmerwald area. It’s the largest Austrian alpine ski area to the north of the north the Danube.

Although there is no funpark, the ski area is well suited for snowboarding with a quarter pipe and 100m half pipe built when snow cover is adequate. With 70% snowmaking cover, that's often the case.

 Hochficht Snow News

The next notable snow forecast for Hochficht is 1cm, expected on 29 April, with around 2cm forecast over the next 7 days..

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Who is Hochficht good for?

Hochficht Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Hochficht
 2 Black Pistes (4km)
 2 Red Pistes (5km)
 4 Blue Pistes (8km)
15kmCross Country Pistes
7Ski Lifts

Hochficht Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Hochficht
658mMax Vertical
1300mHighest Lift
642mLowest Piste
642mResort Altitude (Hochficht)


The Austrian Ski Resort of Hochficht has direct access to 8 individual pistes, served by 7 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.

There is an airport within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Hochficht are perfectly feasible.

Skiing in Hochficht

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding in Hochficht

Although there is no funpark, the ski area is well suited for snowboarding.

Hochficht in brief

Hochficht Ski Resort is:
Good for Intermediate Skiers.
Good for Snowboarding.

Hochficht Season Dates

We have no confirmed season dates for Hochficht.

NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Hochficht.

Map of Hochficht

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Hochficht Snow Making

Snowmaking :- Hochficht is able to augment natural snow, on 12km of ski runs, with 10 Snow Cannons.

Hochficht Ski Lift Capacity

Ski Lift Capacity :- The 7 Ski Lifts of Hochficht are able to uplift 8,700 skiers / snowboarders per hour.

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7nts CC, per person  inc. Flights

Hotel Martini
from €53

 Ski Hotels


1nt RO, per night Room only

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Hochficht Snow Forecast

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Ski Resorts by Country

Which countries can you Ski or Board in?

  • Austria
  • France
  • Italy
  • Switzerland

Hochficht Information

Common questions about Hochficht.

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Skiing at Hochficht

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Note :- The information on J2Ski concerning Hochficht, where not clearly factual, is opinion only and is neither definitive or exhaustive.
Warning :- Snow Sports are Dangerous! Skiing, snowboarding and all winter sports involve risk of serious injury or death. You MUST confirm all information, especially snow and weather conditions, in Hochficht before you ski or board. You participate at your own risk.

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