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St. Johann-Alpendorf

St. Johann-Alpendorf Ski Resort Guide

St. Johann-Alpendorf, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length300km186 miles
Highest Lift2,000m6,562ft
Resort Height650m2,133ft
 Nearest AirportsSalzburg and Klagenfurt
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St. Johann-Alpendorf

A famous resort and busy town (Pongau Region capital) but with little actual skiing on its doorstep. However it is only 4km from one of Austria's largest ski pass regions (Salzburger Ski Amadé), accessed via satellite Alpendorf.

Summary

The region of St. Johann-Alpendorf comprises the ski slopes of Alpendorf and St Johann im Pongau.

St. Johann-Alpendorf is within the Salzburger Sportwelt Ski Area, which boasts 760km472 miles of downhill pistes, with 144 marked ski runs, served by 270 ski lifts.

The ski area includes 2 Ski Resorts with a combined total of 300km186 miles of downhill skiing, with 19 marked pistes, served by a total of 19 ski lifts. The appropriate Lift Pass allows you to ski or snowboard in either of the ski areas of Alpendorf and St Johann im Pongau.

Skiing

St. Johann-Alpendorf offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding

St. Johann-Alpendorf offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Alpendorf, St Johann im Pongau and St. Johann-Alpendorf.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in St. Johann-Alpendorf?

The next notable snow forecast is 3cm1in, expected on 3 December, with around 43cm17in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

St. Johann-Alpendorf Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 3 3km2 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
10
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 7 
Downhill
Total Length
300km186 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
19

Salzburger Sportwelt Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
14
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
69
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
60
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 1 
Downhill
Total Length
760km472 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
270

Altitudes

St. Johann-Alpendorf Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,000m6,562ft
Resort Altitude (St. Johann-Alpendorf)650m2,133ft
Lowest Piste600m1,969ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for St. Johann-Alpendorf
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

St. Johann-Alpendorf Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in St. Johann-Alpendorf is 5km3 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is St. Johann-Alpendorf?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Sankt Johann im Pongau, Pongau.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to St. Johann-Alpendorf is Salzburg, 50 minutes drive away.

Linz, Klagenfurt, Ljubljana, Munich, Graz, Innsbruck Airport and Trieste airports are all within three hours drive.

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

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 19 ski lifts are able to uplift 13,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is St. Johann-Alpendorf 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 St. Johann-Alpendorf, 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 St. Johann-Alpendorf Tourist Office for the latest.

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