Wagrain - Ski Area Guide

Wagrain, Austria

Ski Resort in Salzburger Sportwelt, Austrian Alps - 350km of Piste (800m to 2,020m). Rated: 2/5 (from 6 ratings)

A key part of the Skiverbund Amadé, linked to Flachau at one side and St Johann im Pongau on the other. A lovely, medium-sized village (population 3200) with all conveniences.

The one kilometre (two thirds of a mile) long Mulde (Number 24 ) run is the toughest in the region.

 Wagrain Snow News

The next notable snow forecast for Wagrain is 3cm, expected on 18 February, with around 21cm forecast over the next 7 days. There is some snow currently indicated by the long-range (7 days+) forecast; but too far ahead to be relied upon.

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Who is Wagrain good for?

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Intermediate Skiers

Wagrain Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Wagrain
 4 Black Pistes (2km)
20Red Pistes (16km)
13Blue Pistes (16km)
350kmDownhill Pistes
22kmCross Country Pistes
100Ski Lifts

Salzburger Sportwelt Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Salzburger Sportwelt
14Black Pistes
69Red Pistes
60Blue Pistes
 1 Green Piste
760kmDownhill Pistes
270Ski Lifts

Wagrain Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Wagrain
1220mMax Vertical
2020mHighest Lift
850mResort Altitude (Wagrain)
800mLowest Piste


The Austrian Ski Resort of Wagrain is part of the Salzburger Sportwelt ski area with access to 760km of downhill skiing, with 144 individual pistes, served by 270 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Wagrain itself (350km of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Salzburger Sportwelt ski resorts of Altenmarkt-Zauchensee, Filzmoos, Flachau, Goldegg, Kleinarl, Radstadt and St. Johann-Alpendorf.

With skiing above 2000 metres, snow cover is generally reliable.

There are five Airports within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Wagrain are perfectly feasible. Salzburg Airport is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Skiing in Wagrain

Wagrain offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding in Wagrain

Wagrain is highly rated by Snowboarders.

Wagrain in brief

Wagrain Ski Resort is:
Ok for Expert Skiers.
Ok for Intermediate Skiers.
Good for Beginners.
Very good for Snowboarding.

Wagrain Season Dates

We have no confirmed season dates for Wagrain.


Usual opening - Early Dec.

Usual closing - Mid April.

NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Wagrain.

Wagrain Webcams

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Wagrain Snow Making

Snowmaking :- Wagrain is able to augment natural snow, on 180km of ski runs, with 130 Snow Cannons.

Wagrain Ski Lift Capacity

Ski Lift Capacity :- The 100 Ski Lifts of Wagrain are able to uplift 22,977 skiers / snowboarders per hour.

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