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Saalbach Hinterglemm

Saalbach Hinterglemm Ski Resort Guide

Saalbach Hinterglemm, Austria

Rated: 4/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length124 miles
Highest Lift6,624ft
Resort Height3,281ft
 Nearest AirportsSalzburg and Munich
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Saalbach Hinterglemm

The Austrian ski resort of Saalbach Hinterglemm is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 3,281ft, with 124 miles of marked runs.

Summary

Saalbach Hinterglemm is part of the Skicircus Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn area with access to 168 miles of downhill skiing, with 117 marked pistes, served by a total of 70 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Saalbach Hinterglemm itself (124 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Skicircus Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn ski resorts of Fieberbrunn and Leogang.

With ski lifts as high as 6,624ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing

There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.

Snowboarding

Saalbach Hinterglemm is very highly rated by Snowboarders and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Saalbach Hinterglemm.

Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Zwölfer Nord'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Saalbach Hinterglemm?

The next notable snow forecast is 1in, expected on 20 January, with around 13in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Saalbach Hinterglemm Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 6 9 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
2759 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
3156 miles
Downhill
Total Length
124 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
7 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
52

Skicircus Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
1211 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
3770 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
6887 miles
Downhill
Total Length
168 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
70

Altitudes

Saalbach Hinterglemm Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift6,624ft
Lowest Trail3,671ft
Resort Altitude (Saalbach Hinterglemm)3,281ft
Max Vertical3,609ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Saalbach Hinterglemm
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

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Ski Lessons in Saalbach Hinterglemm

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

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Location and Map

Where is Saalbach Hinterglemm?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Saalbach Hinterglemm is Salzburg, 100 minutes drive away.

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

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 52 ski lifts are able to uplift 84,867 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 112 miles of ski runs, with 452 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Saalbach Hinterglemm open?

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

 Open.

Usual opening is late November, and usual closing is Mid 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 Saalbach Hinterglemm, 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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