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Obsteig Ski Resort Guide

Obsteig, Austria

Rated: 2/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners, Snowfall and Apres-Ski.
Highest Lift1,500m4,921ft
Resort Height1,000m3,281ft
 Nearest AirportsSalzburg and Linz
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Formerly a small ski area at the heard of the Innsbruck region of nine major ski resorts, with 300 km of slopes and 90 lifts. A decision was made to remove the old chairlift around 2010 and replace it with two magic carpet lifts to create a fun area with cross country, snowshoe hiking, sledging and so on.


The Austrian ski resort of Obsteig is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,000m3,281ft.

Obsteig has direct access to a total of 3 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.


Obsteig offers good sking, particularly, for Beginner skiers.


Obsteig offers some good boarding.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Obsteig?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Obsteig Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Cross Country
Total Length
44km27 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Obsteig Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,500m4,921ft
Lowest Piste1,000m3,281ft
Resort Altitude (Obsteig)1,000m3,281ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Obsteig
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Obsteig?

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


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Obsteig is Salzburg, 86 minutes drive away.

Linz, Memmingen, Graz, Bolzano, St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Friedrichshafen, Klagenfurt, Ljubljana and Stuttgart airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The three ski lifts are able to uplift 1,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Obsteig 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 Obsteig, 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 Obsteig Tourist Office for the latest.