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Schröcken Ski Resort Guide

Schröcken, Austria

Rated: 2/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates and Snowboarders.
Total Piste Length60km37 miles
Highest Lift2,050m6,726ft
Resort Height1,300m4,265ft
 Nearest AirportsSt. Gallen-Altenrhein and Friedrichshafen
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A small (population 240) picturesque village which averages 140 days of natural snowfall a year. Part of the '3 Valley Super Pass' which includes 104 lifts and over 230km of piste above over 20 villages in the area.


The Austrian ski resort of Schröcken is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,300m4,265ft, with 60km37 miles of marked runs.

Schröcken has direct access to 60km37 miles of downhill skiing, with 31 marked pistes, served by a total of 14 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,050m6,726ft, snow cover is generally reliable.


Schröcken offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.


Schröcken offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Schröcken.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Schröcken?

The next notable snow forecast is 14cm5in, expected on 4 October, with around 17cm7in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Schröcken

Ski Area Stats

Schröcken Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 6 13km8 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 9 13km8 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
1630km19 miles
Total Length
60km37 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
18km11 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Schröcken Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,050m6,726ft
Lowest Piste1,600m5,249ft
Resort Altitude (Schröcken)1,300m4,265ft
Max Vertical750m2,461ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Schröcken
Expert Skiers

Schröcken Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Schröcken is 3km2 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Schröcken?

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


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Schröcken is St. Gallen-Altenrhein, 67 minutes drive away.

Friedrichshafen, Innsbruck Airport, Memmingen, Zurich, Stuttgart and Munich airports are all within three hours drive.

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


Ski Lift Capacity

The 14 ski lifts are able to uplift 28,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

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

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