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Kleinwalsertal Ski Resort Guide

Kleinwalsertal, Austria

Rated: 4/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length80km50 miles
Highest Lift2,030m6,660ft
Resort Height1,200m3,937ft
 Nearest AirportsMemmingen and St. Gallen-Altenrhein
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The Kleinwalsertal Region takes in the villages of Hirschegg, Mittelberg and Riezlern and is linked to the skiing at Oberstdorf in Germany. There are 50km of cleared winter walks, 8 ski schools, three non-ski kindergardens, 50km cross-country skiing, Casino in Riezlern. The Ski School programme includes lessons in Big Foot, mono-skiing, Ski Safaris and ski guiding.


The Austrian ski resort of Kleinwalsertal is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,200m3,937ft, with 80km50 miles of marked runs.

Kleinwalsertal has direct access to 80km50 miles of downhill skiing, with 65 marked pistes, served by a total of 32 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,030m6,660ft, snow cover is generally reliable.


There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Kleinwalsertal?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Kleinwalsertal Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
15km9 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
40km25 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
15km9 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
10km6 miles
Total Length
80km50 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
45km28 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Kleinwalsertal Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,030m6,660ft
Resort Altitude (Kleinwalsertal)1,200m3,937ft
Lowest Piste1,124m3,688ft
Max Vertical906m2,972ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Kleinwalsertal
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Kleinwalsertal Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Kleinwalsertal is 5km3 miles long and the most difficult run is the '1Foly', which is 2km1 miles in length.


Fun-Park with half and quarter pipe, barrels, slides, car, tables, fun-boxes and more. Also a test-centre and more half-pipes at Kanzelwand, Nebelhorn-Fellhorn and Ifen. Frozen Wave Party organised weekly with floodlighting and music.

Location and Map

Where is Kleinwalsertal?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Mittelberg, Bregenz.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Kleinwalsertal is Memmingen, 66 minutes drive away.

St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Friedrichshafen, Innsbruck Airport, Zurich, Stuttgart and Munich airports are all within three hours drive.

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


Ski Lift Capacity

The 32 ski lifts are able to uplift 25,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 5km3 miles of ski runs, with 19 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Kleinwalsertal open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

Usual opening is early December, and usual closing is Mid April (Can continue skiing in to early May on nearby Zugspitz.).

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 Kleinwalsertal, 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.

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Kleinwalsertal Webcams

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