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Murau

Murau Ski Resort Guide

Murau, Austria

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift2,118m6,949ft
Resort Height850m2,789ft
 Nearest AirportsGraz and Klagenfurt
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Murau

The main centre by the historic town of Murau, which has many smaller ski areas around it ( total 76km ) A gondola takes skiers up to 1700m where the main ski area begins on Kreischberg mountain. It's possible to make the full descent when snow cover is adequate.

Summary

The Austrian ski resort of Murau is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 850m2,789ft.

Murau has direct access to 13 marked pistes, served by a total of 10 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,118m6,949ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding

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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Murau?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Murau.

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Ski Area Stats

Murau Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 4 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 2 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 7 
Cross Country
Total Length
50km31 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
10

Altitudes

Murau Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,118m6,949ft
Lowest Piste850m2,789ft
Resort Altitude (Murau)850m2,789ft
Max Vertical1,268m4,160ft

Murau Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'FIS'.

Location and Map

Where is Murau?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Murau is Graz, 106 minutes drive away.

Klagenfurt, Salzburg, Ljubljana, Linz and Vienna airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 10 ski lifts are able to uplift 11,880 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 11km7 miles of ski runs, with 19 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Murau open?

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

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 Murau, 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 Murau Tourist Office for the latest.

Talking about Murau

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Murau Webcams

The Webcams in Murau are not always up-to-date. Please check the date on the image to ensure you are seeing current snow conditions.

Mountain Bike Hire

There is downhill mountain biking available and you can rent Mountain Bikes in Murau.

Murau