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Krippenstein

Krippenstein Ski Resort Guide

Krippenstein, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers and Intermediates.
Total Piste Length7 miles
Highest Lift-
Lowest Lift-
 Nearest AirportsSalzburg and Linz
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Krippenstein

The Austrian ski resort of Krippenstein is in the Austrian Alps with 7 miles of marked runs.

Summary

Krippenstein is part of the Dachstein West ski area with access to 152 miles of downhill skiing, with 97 marked pistes, served by a total of 61 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Krippenstein itself (7 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Dachstein West ski resorts of Abtenau, Annaberg, Gosau, Katrin - Bad Ischl, Obertraun/Dachstein and Rußbach.

Skiing

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

Snowboarding

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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Krippenstein?

The next notable snow forecast is 6in, expected on 9 December, with around 13in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Krippenstein
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Ski Area Stats

Krippenstein Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Trails
Number of runs
10
Downhill
Total Length
7 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
7

Dachstein West Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 8 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
55
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
31
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 3 
Downhill
Total Length
152 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
61

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Krippenstein
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Ski Lessons in Krippenstein

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To choose a Ski School, and book Group Ski Lessons or a Private Instructor, see Krippenstein Ski Schools and Krippenstein Ski Instructors.

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Location and Map

Where is Krippenstein?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Obertraun, Gmunden.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Krippenstein is Salzburg, 73 minutes drive away.

Linz, Graz, Klagenfurt, Ljubljana, Munich and Innsbruck Airport airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

There are seven ski lifts.

Season Dates

When is Krippenstein 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.

Trail Map

Krippenstein Trail Map
Krippenstein

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

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

Krippenstein