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Hochfügen Ski Resort Guide

Hochfügen, Austria

Rated: 2/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift7,874ft
Resort Height4,856ft
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and Munich
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The Austrian ski resort of Hochfügen is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 4,856ft.


Hochfügen is part of the Hochzillertal-Hochfügen ski area with access to 235 miles of downhill skiing, with 49 marked pistes, served by a total of 46 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Hochfügen itself (27 pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Hochzillertal-Hochfügen ski resorts of Aschau im Zillertal, Fügen and Kaltenbach.

With ski lifts as high as 7,874ft, snow cover is generally reliable.


Hochfügen offers good sking, particularly, for Expert and Intermediate skiers.


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Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Hochfügen?

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

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Snow Forecast by day for Hochfügen

Ski Area Stats

Hochfügen Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Cross Country
Total Length
6 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Hochzillertal-Hochfügen Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
235 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Hochfügen Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift7,874ft
Lowest Trail4,921ft
Resort Altitude (Hochfügen)4,856ft
Max Vertical3,018ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Hochfügen
Intermediate Skiers

Ski Rental in Hochfügen

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Ski Lessons in Hochfügen

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Location and Map

Where is Hochfügen?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Fügenberg, Schwaz.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Hochfügen is Innsbruck Airport, 52 minutes drive away.

Munich, Salzburg, Bolzano, Memmingen, St. Gallen-Altenrhein and Friedrichshafen 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.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 11 ski lifts are able to uplift 13,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 1 miles of ski runs, with 4 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Hochfügen open?

 Hochzillertal-Hochfügen is reported Closed, but was expected to open : December 11, 2021*

 Closed : April 18, 2022*

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

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

Trail Map

Hochfügen Trail Map

Hochfügen Webcams

The Webcams in Hochfügen are not always up-to-date. Please check the date on the image to ensure you are seeing current snow conditions.