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St. Michael im Lungau

St. Michael im Lungau Ski Resort Guide

St. Michael im Lungau, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length80km50 miles
Highest Lift2,360m7,743ft
Resort Height1,070m3,510ft
 Nearest AirportsSalzburg and Klagenfurt
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St. Michael im Lungau

Busy but traditional village of narrow streets and old buildings accessing a lesser known ski area with links to St Margarethen on one side of the village and Mauterndorf and Weisspriach on the other. Bus link between villages also covers the two system breaks across village centres to get from one part of the ski area to the next. The ski area also encompasses the lifts of neighbouring Katschberg ( 6.5km / 4 miles away) where the non-ski kindergarten is based.

Summary

The Austrian ski resort of St. Michael im Lungau is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,070m3,510ft, with 80km50 miles of marked runs.

St. Michael im Lungau has direct access to 80km50 miles of downhill skiing, served by a total of 15 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,360m7,743ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing

St. Michael im Lungau offers good sking, particularly, for Expert skiers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in St. Michael im Lungau?

The next notable snow forecast is 3cm1in, expected on 2 July.

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Ski Area Stats

St. Michael im Lungau Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
27km17 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
64km40 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
52km32 miles
Downhill
Total Length
80km50 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
150km93 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
15

Altitudes

St. Michael im Lungau Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,360m7,743ft
Lowest Piste1,100m3,609ft
Resort Altitude (St. Michael im Lungau)1,070m3,510ft
Max Vertical1,290m4,232ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for St. Michael im Lungau
Expert Skiers
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

St. Michael im Lungau Overview

Busy but traditional village of narrow streets and old buildings accessing a lesser known ski area with links to St Margarethen on one side of the village and Mauterndorf and Weisspriach on the other. High proportion of drag lifts. Bus link between villages also covers the two system breaks across village centres to get from one part of the ski area to the next. The ski area also encompasses the lifts of neighbouring Katschberg ( 6.5km / 4 miles away) where the non-ski kindergarten is based.

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in St. Michael im Lungau is 10km6 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Direttissima'.

Snowboarding

Funpark on Aineck with half pipe, pro-jump, slide, boardercross of Tanninberg

Location and Map

Where is St. Michael im Lungau?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Sankt Michael im Lungau, Tamsweg.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to St. Michael im Lungau is Salzburg, 70 minutes drive away.

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

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 15 ski lifts are able to uplift 19,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 100km62 miles of ski runs, with 240 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is St. Michael im Lungau open?

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

Usual opening is late November, and usual closing is Mid Apr.

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. Michael im Lungau, 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. Michael im Lungau Tourist Office for the latest.

St. Michael im Lungau