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Kaunertal

Kaunertal Ski Resort Guide

Kaunertal, Austria

Rated: 2/5 (from 4 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length38km24 miles
Highest Lift3,200m10,499ft
Resort Height1,270m4,167ft
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and St. Gallen-Altenrhein
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Kaunertal

Year round skiing available on the glacier. A post bus runs from Fendels, down the valley and the first sizable accommodation base, also with a small ski area of its own.

Summary

The Austrian ski resort of Kaunertal is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,270m4,167ft, with 38km24 miles of marked runs.

Kaunertal has direct access to 38km24 miles of downhill skiing, with 13 marked pistes, served by a total of 10 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 3,200m10,499ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

Skiing

Kaunertal offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Kaunertal?

The next notable snow forecast is 4cm1in, expected on 7 November.

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Ski Area Stats

Kaunertal Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 6km4 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 8 18km11 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 6 8km5 miles
Downhill
Total Length
38km24 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
25km16 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
10

Altitudes

Kaunertal Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift3,200m10,499ft
Lowest Piste2,150m7,054ft
Resort Altitude (Kaunertal)1,270m4,167ft
Max Vertical1,930m6,332ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Kaunertal
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners

Kaunertal Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Kaunertal is 5km3 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Wiesejaggl Ochsenalm', which is 5km3 miles in length.

Snowboarding

Two snowboarding schools and snowboard camps.

Location and Map

Where is Kaunertal?

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

Map

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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, Zurich and Salzburg airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

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 5km3 miles of ski runs, with 12 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Kaunertal open?

 Opened : September 25, 2020.

 Closes : June 5, 2021.

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

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 Kaunertal, 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 Kaunertal Tourist Office for the latest.

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