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Zahmer Kaiser / Walchsee

Zahmer Kaiser / Walchsee Ski Resort Guide

Zahmer Kaiser / Walchsee, Austria

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length25km16 miles
Highest Lift2,629m8,625ft
Resort Height668m2,192ft
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and Salzburg
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Zahmer Kaiser / Walchsee

The “Zahmer Kaiser“ ski centre offers wide, gently sloping piste set against the breathtaking backdrop of the Kaiser mountain range, and are therefore perfect for children and beginners. With 25 km of slopes and 10 different runs served by a modern quad chairlift and nine drag lifts, its a kid’s ski paradise and night skiing is offered once or twice a week on the snowy Amberg.

There are four tobogganing runs and the local Kaiserwinkel area has a cross-country ski network covering 140 km. The resort celebrated 110 years of tourism in 2006.


The Austrian ski resort of Zahmer Kaiser / Walchsee is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 668m2,192ft, with 25km16 miles of marked runs.

Zahmer Kaiser / Walchsee has direct access to 25km16 miles of downhill skiing, with 10 marked pistes, served by a total of 10 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,629m8,625ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Zahmer Kaiser / Walchsee.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Zahmer Kaiser / Walchsee?

The next notable snow forecast is 15cm6in, expected on 21 June.

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Ski Area Stats

Zahmer Kaiser / Walchsee Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 2km1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 1 4km2 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 6 15km9 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 2 6km4 miles
Total Length
25km16 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
60km37 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Zahmer Kaiser / Walchsee Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,629m8,625ft
Lowest Piste668m2,192ft
Resort Altitude (Zahmer Kaiser / Walchsee)668m2,192ft
Max Vertical1,961m6,434ft

Zahmer Kaiser / Walchsee Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Zahmer Kaiser / Walchsee is 4km2 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Rennstrecke', which is 2km1 miles in length.

Location and Map

Where is Zahmer Kaiser / Walchsee?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Walchsee, Kufstein.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Zahmer Kaiser / Walchsee is Innsbruck Airport, 75 minutes drive away.

Salzburg, Munich, Linz, Bolzano, Memmingen and Friedrichshafen airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 10 ski lifts are able to uplift 6,180 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 6km4 miles of ski runs, with 2 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Zahmer Kaiser / Walchsee 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 Zahmer Kaiser / Walchsee, 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 Zahmer Kaiser / Walchsee Tourist Office for the latest.

Zahmer Kaiser / Walchsee