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Montafon Ski Resort Guide

Montafon, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 4 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners and Snowboarders.
Highest Lift7,546ft
Lowest Lift2,953ft
 Nearest AirportsSt. Gallen-Altenrhein and Friedrichshafen
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The region of Montafon comprises the ski slopes of Gargellen and St Gallenkirch.


The ski area includes 2 Ski Resorts with a combined total of 85 miles of downhill skiing, with 44 marked pistes, served by a total of 36 ski lifts. The appropriate Lift Pass allows you to ski or snowboard in either of the ski areas of Gargellen and St Gallenkirch.

With ski lifts as high as 7,546ft, snow cover is generally reliable.


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


Montafon is highly rated by Snowboarders and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Gargellen and St Gallenkirch.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Montafon?

The next notable snow forecast is 1in, expected on 22 October, with around 1in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Montafon Ski Area

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


Montafon Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift7,546ft
Lowest Trail2,953ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Montafon
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

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Location and Map

Where is Montafon?

This ski resort is in Sankt Gallenkirch, Bludenz, Austria.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Montafon is St. Gallen-Altenrhein, 63 minutes drive away.

Friedrichshafen, Memmingen, Innsbruck Airport, Zurich, Lugano, Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg, Munich, Stuttgart and Basel 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

There are 36 ski lifts.

Season Dates

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

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