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Obervellach Ski Resort Guide

Obervellach, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 2 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length77km48 miles
Highest Lift3,120m10,236ft
Resort Height680m2,231ft
 Nearest AirportsKlagenfurt and Ljubljana
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The Austrian ski resort of Obervellach is at an altitude of 680m2,231ft, with 77km48 miles of marked runs.


Obervellach has direct access to 77km48 miles of downhill skiing, with 13 marked pistes, served by a total of 16 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 3,120m10,236ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


Obervellach offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.


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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Obervellach?

The next notable snow forecast is 1cm-, expected on 17 February.

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Snow Forecast by day for Obervellach

Ski Area Stats

Obervellach Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Number of runs
Total Length
77km48 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
40km25 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Obervellach Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift3,120m10,236ft
Lowest Piste3,100m10,171ft
Resort Altitude (Obervellach)680m2,231ft
Max Vertical2,440m8,005ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Obervellach
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Obervellach?

This ski resort is in Spittal an der Drau, Carinthia, Austria.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Obervellach is Klagenfurt, 80 minutes drive away.

Ljubljana, Salzburg, Graz, Trieste, Linz, Bolzano, Venice and Munich airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 16 ski lifts are able to uplift 8,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Obervellach 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.