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Kaunertal Ski Resort Guide

Kaunertal, Austria

Rated: 2/5 (from 4 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length38km 24 miles
Highest Lift3,200m 10,499ft
Resort Height1,270m 4,167ft
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and St. Gallen-Altenrhein
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The Austrian ski resort of Kaunertal is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,270m 4,167ft, with 38km 24 miles of marked runs.


Kaunertal has direct access to 38km 24 miles of downhill skiing, with 13 marked pistes, served by a total of 10 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 3,200m 10,499ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


Kaunertal offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.


Kaunertal offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Kaunertal.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Kaunertal is 5km 3 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Wiesejaggl Ochsenalm', which is 5km 3 miles in length.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Kaunertal?

The next notable snow forecast is 2cm 1in, expected on 2 December.

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Ski Area Stats

Kaunertal Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 6km 4 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 8 18km 11 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 6 8km 5 miles
Total Length
38km 24 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
25km 16 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altitudes & Slopes

Kaunertal Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift3,200m 10,499ft
Lowest Piste2,150m 7,054ft
Resort Altitude (Kaunertal)1,270m 4,167ft
Max Vertical1,930m 6,332ft

Ski Slope Aspects

N, E, W

Kaunertal has ski slopes facing north (good for keeping the snow), as well as east and west.

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Kaunertal
Intermediate Skiers

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Ski Lessons in Kaunertal

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Location and Map

Where is Kaunertal?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Landeck, Tyrol.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Kaunertal is Innsbruck Airport, 70 minutes drive away.

St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Friedrichshafen, Memmingen, Bolzano, Munich, Salzburg and Zurich airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 10 ski lifts are able to uplift 13,600 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 5km 3 miles of ski runs, with 12 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Kaunertal open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.


Usual opening is Mid September, and usual closing is Early July.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

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