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Obertilliach Ski Resort Guide

Obertilliach, Austria

Ski Area Highlights
Total Piste Length16km10 miles
Highest Lift2,237m7,339ft
Resort Height1,450m4,757ft
 Nearest AirportsBolzano and Klagenfurt
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Obertilliach's ski area is right by the village with a beginner's area including two T Bars at the base of the slopes.

The ski area has snowmaking coverage to ensure the season continues in the the Spring.

Obertilliach is also a major biathlon centre and the summer training resort of the world's greatest ever wintersportsman, Norway's Ole Einar Bjoerndalen, who uses the roller ski training track there.

Other facilities include sleigh rides and a 6.5km toboggan run.


The Austrian ski resort of Obertilliach is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,450m4,757ft, with 16km10 miles of marked runs.

Obertilliach has direct access to 16km10 miles of downhill skiing, served by a total of 5 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,237m7,339ft, snow cover is generally reliable.


We do not currently have enough information to describe the skiing in Obertilliach. If you have skied here, or know the area, please tell us about it in the Ski Forum.


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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Obertilliach?

The next notable snow forecast is 5cm2in, expected on 21 June.

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Ski Area Stats

Obertilliach Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
6km4 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
10km6 miles
Total Length
16km10 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
30km19 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Obertilliach Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,237m7,339ft
Lowest Piste1,450m4,757ft
Resort Altitude (Obertilliach)1,450m4,757ft
Max Vertical787m2,582ft

Obertilliach Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Obertilliach is 3km2 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Obertilliach?

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


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Obertilliach is Bolzano, 109 minutes drive away.

Klagenfurt, Innsbruck Airport, Trieste, Ljubljana, Venice, Treviso and Salzburg airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The five ski lifts are able to uplift 2,970 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 8km5 miles of ski runs, with 20 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Obertilliach open?

 Opened : December 24, 2020.

 Closed : April 4, 2021.

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 Obertilliach, 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 Obertilliach Tourist Office for the latest.

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