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Zauchensee Ski Resort Guide

Zauchensee, Austria

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length65km40 miles
Highest Lift2,200m7,218ft
Lowest Lift1,350m4,429ft
 Nearest AirportsSalzburg and Graz
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The Austrian ski resort of Zauchensee is at an altitude of 1,350m4,429ft, with 65km40 miles of marked runs.


Zauchensee is part of the Altenmarkt-Zauchensee ski area with access to 82km51 miles of downhill skiing, with 35 marked pistes, served by a total of 24 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Zauchensee itself (65km40 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Altenmarkt-Zauchensee ski resort of Altenmarkt.

With ski lifts as high as 2,200m7,218ft, snow cover is generally reliable.


Zauchensee offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.


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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Zauchensee?

The next notable snow forecast is 1cm-, expected on 28 May.

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Snow Forecast by day for Zauchensee

Ski Area Stats

Zauchensee Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
65km40 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altenmarkt-Zauchensee Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
82km51 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Zauchensee Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,200m7,218ft
Lowest Piste1,350m4,429ft
Max Vertical850m2,789ft

Location and Map

Where is Zauchensee?

This ski resort is in Altenmarkt-Zauchensee, Salzburger Sportwelt, Austria.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Zauchensee is Salzburg, 70 minutes drive away.

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


Ski Lift Capacity

There are 15 ski lifts.

Season Dates

When is Zauchensee 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 Zauchensee, 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 Zauchensee Tourist Office for the latest.

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Zauchensee Webcams

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