The home of alpine adventures
Winter fun at the ski areas of Mittersill & Zell am See-Kaprun
Kitzbühel Alps – Mittersill
Zell am See und Schmittenhöhe
The small town of Zell am See has around 9,900 inhabitants and was a market village until 1928; It has been a town for less than 100 years. Zell’s local landmark mountain is the 2,000 m-high Schmittenhöhe, easily accessible by cable car. Wide, perfectly groomed Ski amadé slopes with 100% snow reliability, accessible through state-of-the-art lift facilities, are available in the ski area near Mittersill in winter.
That glacial feeling with action, adventure & variety: Ski fun is guaranteed from the end of October in the glacial ski region of Kitzsteinhorn! Three state-of-the-art cable cars take you to over 3,000 m above sea level, and the glacier shuttle continues your expedition to the glacier plateau. Awaiting you is an adventure area unique in Austria. Experience action, adventure, and variety in Austria’s one-of-a-kind ICE ARENA: snow beach with sun loungers, slides in summery snow, magic carpet, and the secured glacier trail. It’s an unforgettable experience for the entire family and the ideal way to cool off in summer. Don’t miss out on the breathtaking clear views of the valley, Lake Zell, and the Kalkalpen mountains during your ski holidays in Mittersill-Hollersbach-Stuhlfelden.
Zillertal Arena und Gerlos
The Zillertal Arena, the largest winter sports area in the entire Zillertal valley, is just over an hour form the Mittersill ski area. 143 km of slopes and 52 lifts delight skiers and snowboarders, with 100% snow reliability at up to 2,500 m. The highlight of the ski area is certainly the longest valley slope in Austria. Ski 1,930 altitude meters in one go on your way back into the Zillertal; what an incredible experience! Gerlos in Tyrol is located in the heart of the Zillertal Arena and mainly attracts snowboarders and freestylers with its snow parks. It is ideal for hiking and biking in summer.
The Wildkogel Arena is a true winter wonderland for beginners, experienced comeback athletes, and families who want to explore the slopes together. 64 km of guaranteed snowy slopes at up to 2,100 m provide magnificent views of the imposing peaks of the Hohe Tauern region. Relax and enjoy cruising through the multi-award-winning winter sports region; skiing can be so beautiful.
There is a first-class ski area awaiting you near Mittersill. Saalbach Hinterglemm allows you direct access to one of the largest connected ski areas in Austria. Skicircus Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn boasts 270 km of varied slopes, connected by 70 cable cars and lifts, and lives up to its nickname ‘Home of Lässig’ (Home of Cool). Over 60 ski huts await you for a refreshing break before you return with renewed energy to the slopes and parks. There are even some floodlit slopes where you can ski all the way to the valley until 9.30 pm! The new Ski Alpin Card and the zellamseeXpress connection provide direct access to the Schmitten and the Kitzsteinhorn. One ticket for 408 slope kilometers; the best in winter action!