Kelchsau - Ski Area Guide

Kelchsau, Austria

Ski Resort in SkiWelt, Austrian Alps - 17km of Piste (800m to 1,700m)

Linked to Hopfgarten but not really linked to Ski Welt, although pass covers lifts, located 5km away.

 Kelchsau Snow News

The next notable snow forecast for Kelchsau is 15cm, expected on 28 April, with around 34cm forecast over the next 7 days. There is significant snow currently indicated by the long-range (7 days+) forecast; but too far ahead to be relied upon.

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Who is Kelchsau good for?

Kelchsau Ski Facts
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Kelchsau Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Kelchsau
15Black Pistes
83Red Pistes
76Blue Pistes
 1 Green Piste
17kmDownhill Pistes
8kmCross Country Pistes
4Ski Lifts

SkiWelt Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for SkiWelt
13Black Pistes (17km)
74Red Pistes (129km)
99Blue Pistes (134km)
280kmDownhill Pistes
197kmCross Country Pistes
90Ski Lifts

Kelchsau Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Kelchsau
900mMax Vertical
1700mHighest Lift
800mLowest Piste
800mResort Altitude (Kelchsau)


The Austrian Ski Resort of Kelchsau is part of the SkiWelt area with access to 280km of downhill skiing, with 186 individual pistes, served by 90 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Kelchsau itself (17km of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other SkiWelt ski resorts of Brixen im Thale, Ellmau, Going am Wilden Kaiser, Hopfgarten im Brixental, Itter, Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser, Söll and Westendorf.

There are three Airports within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Kelchsau are perfectly feasible. Innsbruck Airport is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Skiing in Kelchsau

Kelchsau offers good sking, particularly, for Expert and Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding in Kelchsau

Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Kelchsau.

Kelchsau in brief

Kelchsau Ski Resort is:
Ok for Expert Skiers.
Ok for Intermediate Skiers.
Ok for Beginners.
Very good for Snowboarding.

Kelchsau Season Dates

We have no confirmed season dates for Kelchsau.


Usual opening - Mid Dec.

Usual closing - Early April.

NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Kelchsau.

Map of Kelchsau

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Kelchsau Snow Making

Snowmaking :- Kelchsau is able to augment natural snow, with 7 Snow Cannons.

Kelchsau Ski Lift Capacity

Ski Lift Capacity :- The 4 Ski Lifts of Kelchsau are able to uplift 3,500 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

Airport Transfers
to Kelchsau
from Airports including Linz, Bolzano, Innsbruck Airport, Munich and Salzburg
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Kelchsau Snow Forecast

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Ski Resorts by Country

Which countries can you Ski or Board in?

  • Austria
  • France
  • Italy
  • Switzerland

Kelchsau Information

Common questions about Kelchsau.

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Skiing at Kelchsau

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Note :- The information on J2Ski concerning Kelchsau, 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 Kelchsau before you ski or board. You participate at your own risk.

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