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Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz

Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz Ski Resort Guide

Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz, Austria

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length20km12 miles
Highest Lift2,110m6,923ft
Resort Height1,242m4,075ft
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and Bolzano
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Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz

The Bergeralm ski area above Steinach has built a reputation for quality grooming, modern lifts, comfortable restaurants, a stunning panorama and reasonable prices.


The Austrian ski resort of Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,242m4,075ft, with 20km12 miles of marked runs.

Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz has direct access to 20km12 miles of downhill skiing, with 9 marked pistes, served by a total of 5 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,110m6,923ft, snow cover is generally reliable.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz.

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Ski Area Stats

Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 2km1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 5 13km8 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 3 5km3 miles
Total Length
20km12 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
60km37 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,110m6,923ft
Lowest Piste1,242m4,075ft
Resort Altitude (Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz)1,242m4,075ft
Max Vertical868m2,848ft

Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz is 6km4 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Waldabfaht', which is 2km1 miles in length.


Regional snowboard centre.

Location and Map

Where is Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Gschnitz, Innsbruck-Land.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz is Innsbruck Airport, 37 minutes drive away.

Bolzano, Salzburg, Munich, St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Verona, Memmingen, Friedrichshafen and Brescia airports are all within three hours drive.

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


Ski Lift Capacity

The five ski lifts are able to uplift 10,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 14km9 miles of ski runs, with 9 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz open?

 Opened : December 24, 2020.

 Closed : April 17, 2021.


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 Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz, 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.

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Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz