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Königsleiten Ski Resort

Königsleiten Resort Guide

Königsleiten, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Königsleiten Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners and Snowboarders!
Total Piste Length160km99 miles
Highest Lift2,300m7,546ft
Resort Height1,600m5,249ft
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and Salzburg
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Königsleiten at a glance

Lift-linked to Gerlos at the top of the Ziller Valley, Wald im Oberpinzgau's skiing on nearby mount Königsleiten is the only Salzburgerland ski centre on the Super Zillertal Pass, which includes 400 km of piste in resorts such as Mayrhofen. Off slope attractions include Europe's highest planetarium.

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Königsleiten Facts, Stats and Ratings

Königsleiten Rated

Ratings for Königsleiten
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

How High is Königsleiten?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Königsleiten
Highest Lift2,300m7,546ft
Lowest Piste1,600m5,249ft
Resort Altitude (Königsleiten)1,600m5,249ft
Max Vertical700m2,297ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Königsleiten Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Königsleiten
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
14km9 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
102km63 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
44km27 miles
Total Length
160km99 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
10km6 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Zillertal Arena Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Zillertal Arena
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
322km200 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
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Königsleiten Summary

The Austrian Ski Resort of Königsleiten is part of the Zillertal Arena ski area with access to 322km200 miles of downhill skiing, with 143 marked pistes, served by a total of 112 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Königsleiten itself (160km99 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Zillertal Arena ski resorts of Gerlos and Zell am Ziller. Königsleiten is directly linked by Ski Lift to the ski areas of Gerlos.

The ski resort itself is at 1,600m5,249ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,300m7,546ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

On the Mountain

The longest possible descent in Königsleiten is 8km5 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Falschbach'.

Skiing in Königsleiten

There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.

Snowboarding in Königsleiten

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

When is Königsleiten open?

 Opened : December 7, 2019*
*Zillertal Arena.

 Closed : April 18, 2020*
*Zillertal Arena.

Usual opening is early December, and usual closing is Late April.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Königsleiten.

Snow Making

Königsleiten is able to make snow, on 35km22 miles of ski runs, with 100 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The 50 ski lifts of Königsleiten are able to uplift 75,135 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Königsleiten?

Königsleiten is in the Austrian Alps in Neukirchen am Großvenediger, Zell am See, Austria.

How can I get to Königsleiten?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Königsleiten are Innsbruck Airport, Salzburg and Munich. There are five airports within three hours drive.


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