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Rieseralm

Rieseralm Ski Resort Guide

Rieseralm, Austria

Ski Area Highlights
Total Piste Length2km1 miles
Highest Lift1,100m3,609ft
Resort Height874m2,867ft
 Nearest AirportsGraz and Klagenfurt
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Rieseralm

A community ski hill right by the village with gentle slopes across hillside meadows. There are 10km of cross country trails in addition. The larger of two small ski areas in the Obdach area.

Summary

The Austrian ski resort of Rieseralm is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 874m2,867ft, with 2km1 miles of marked runs.

Rieseralm has direct access to 2km1 miles of downhill skiing, with 5 marked pistes, served by a total of 3 ski lifts.

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

Skiing

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding

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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Rieseralm?

The next notable snow forecast is 18cm7in, expected on 3 December, with around 32cm13in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Rieseralm Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 5 2km1 miles
Downhill
Total Length
2km1 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
10km6 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
3

Altitudes

Rieseralm Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,100m3,609ft
Lowest Piste874m2,867ft
Resort Altitude (Rieseralm)874m2,867ft
Max Vertical226m741ft

Rieseralm Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Rieseralm is 1km1 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Rieseralm?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Obdach, Murtal.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Rieseralm is Graz, 58 minutes drive away.

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

Graz and Klagenfurt are just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

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

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 1km1 miles of ski runs, with 2 snow cannons.

Season Dates

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

Rieseralm