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Partenen Ski Resort Guide

Partenen, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForSnowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length100km62 miles
Highest Lift2,040m6,693ft
Resort Height1,050m3,445ft
 Nearest AirportsSt. Gallen-Altenrhein and Friedrichshafen
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Locally renowned for its snow record, a funicular from Partenen accesses the Loipe 2000 high-altitude cross-country circuit on the Bielerhöhe. A free ski bus links to the more extensive Silvretta Nova ski areas nearby and on the joint lift pass. Chairlifts and gondolas depart from the edge of the village to the largest sector of the Montafon pass.


The Austrian ski resort of Partenen is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,050m3,445ft, with 100km62 miles of marked runs.

Partenen has direct access to 100km62 miles of downhill skiing, with 25 marked pistes, served by a total of 28 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,040m6,693ft, snow cover is generally reliable.


Partenen offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Partenen?

The next notable snow forecast is 6cm2in, expected on 24 June.

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Snow Forecast by day for Partenen

Ski Area Stats

Partenen Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 5 35km22 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
1149km30 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
1456km35 miles
Total Length
100km62 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
30km19 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Partenen Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,040m6,693ft
Lowest Piste1,050m3,445ft
Resort Altitude (Partenen)1,050m3,445ft
Max Vertical990m3,248ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Partenen
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Partenen Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Partenen is 14km9 miles long and the most difficult run is the '8'.


Facilities include box, straighjt rails, rainbow rails, down box, straight-up box,VW bus, A frame rail and much more.

Location and Map

Where is Partenen?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Gaschurn, Bludenz.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Partenen is St. Gallen-Altenrhein, 63 minutes drive away.

Friedrichshafen, Memmingen, Innsbruck Airport, Zurich, Lugano, Munich, Basel and Stuttgart airports are all within three hours drive.

St. Gallen-Altenrhein is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 28 ski lifts are able to uplift 40,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 50km31 miles of ski runs, with 53 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Partenen open?

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

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

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 Partenen, 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 Partenen Tourist Office for the latest.

Mountain Bike Hire

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