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Windischgarsten Ski Resort Guide

Windischgarsten, Austria

Rated: 2/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Total Piste Length40km25 miles
Highest Lift1,870m6,135ft
Resort Height600m1,969ft
 Nearest AirportsLinz and Graz
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The Austrian ski resort of Windischgarsten is at an altitude of 600m1,969ft, with 40km25 miles of marked runs.


Windischgarsten has direct access to 40km25 miles of downhill skiing, with 13 marked pistes, served by a total of 9 ski lifts.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Windischgarsten?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Windischgarsten.

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Snow Forecast by day for Windischgarsten

Ski Area Stats

Windischgarsten Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Number of runs
Total Length
40km25 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
55km34 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Windischgarsten Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,870m6,135ft
Lowest Piste810m2,657ft
Resort Altitude (Windischgarsten)600m1,969ft
Max Vertical1,270m4,167ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Windischgarsten
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Windischgarsten?

This ski resort is in Roßleithen, Kirchdorf an der Krems, Austria.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Windischgarsten is Linz, 60 minutes drive away.

Graz, Salzburg, Klagenfurt, Vienna and Munich airports are all within three hours drive.

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


Ski Lift Capacity

The nine ski lifts are able to uplift 1,200 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Windischgarsten 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 Windischgarsten, 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 Tourist Office Website for the latest.

Windischgarsten Webcams

The Webcams in Windischgarsten are not always up-to-date. Please check the date on the image to ensure you are seeing current snow conditions.