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Westendorf

Westendorf Ski Resort Guide

Westendorf, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length55km34 miles
Highest Lift1,870m6,135ft
Resort Height800m2,625ft
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and Munich
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Westendorf

The Austrian ski resort of Westendorf is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 800m2,625ft, with 55km34 miles of marked runs.

Summary

Westendorf is part of the SkiWelt area with access to 288km179 miles of downhill skiing, with 186 marked pistes, served by a total of 90 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Westendorf itself (55km34 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other SkiWelt ski resorts of Brixen im Thale, Ellmau, Going am Wilden Kaiser, Hopfgarten im Brixental, Itter, Kelchsau, Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser and Söll.

Skiing

Westendorf offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding

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

Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Alpseite', which is 5km3 miles in length.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Westendorf?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Westendorf Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 1km1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
1124km15 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
1024km15 miles
Downhill
Total Length
55km34 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
13

SkiWelt Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
1317km11 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
74129km80 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
99134km83 miles
Downhill
Total Length
288km179 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
197km122 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
90

Altitudes

Westendorf Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,870m6,135ft
Lowest Piste800m2,625ft
Resort Altitude (Westendorf)800m2,625ft
Max Vertical1,070m3,510ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Westendorf
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

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Location and Map

Where is Westendorf?

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

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Westendorf is Innsbruck Airport, 58 minutes drive away.

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

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

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 13 ski lifts are able to uplift 17,340 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 210km130 miles of ski runs, with 1000 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Westendorf open?

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

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

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

Piste Map

Westendorf Piste Map
Westendorf

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Westendorf, 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 Westendorf Tourist Office for the latest.

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