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Waidring Ski Resort Guide

Waidring, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Snowfall!
Total Piste Length27km17 miles
Highest Lift1,860m6,102ft
Resort Height780m2,559ft
 Nearest AirportsSalzburg and Innsbruck Airport
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The Austrian ski resort of Waidring is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 780m2,559ft, with 27km17 miles of marked runs.


Waidring is part of the Kitzbüheler Alpen ski area with access to 595km370 miles of downhill skiing, with 344 marked pistes, served by a total of 197 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Waidring itself (27km17 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Kitzbüheler Alpen ski resorts of Kirchberg in Tirol and Kirchdorf.


Waidring offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.


Waidring offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Waidring.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Waidring?

The next notable snow forecast is 3cm1in, expected on 9 December, with around 6cm2in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Waidring Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 8 16km10 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
27km17 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
22km14 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Kitzbüheler Alpen Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Number of runs
Total Length
595km370 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Waidring Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,860m6,102ft
Lowest Piste780m2,559ft
Resort Altitude (Waidring)780m2,559ft
Max Vertical1,080m3,543ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Waidring
Intermediate Skiers

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Ski Lessons in Waidring

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Location and Map

Where is Waidring?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Kitzbuheler Alpen, Tyrol.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Waidring is Salzburg, 52 minutes drive away.

Innsbruck Airport, Munich, Linz, Bolzano and Memmingen airports are all within three hours drive.

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


Ski Lift Capacity

The 10 ski lifts are able to uplift 20,099 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 32km20 miles of ski runs, with 38 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Waidring open?

 Open from : 17 December 2021.

 Closes : 3 April 2022.

Usual opening is early December, and usual closing is Early April.

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 Waidring, 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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