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Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser

Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser Ski Resort Guide

Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length29 miles
Highest Lift6,004ft
Resort Height2,461ft
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and Munich
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Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser

The Austrian ski resort of Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 2,461ft, with 29 miles of marked runs.

Summary

Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser is part of the SkiWelt area with access to 179 miles of downhill skiing, with 186 marked pistes, served by a total of 90 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser itself (29 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, Söll and Westendorf.

Skiing

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

Snowboarding

Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser.

Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Alpseite', which is 34 miles in length.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser.

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Ski Area Stats

Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
1814 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
2211 miles
Downhill
Total Length
29 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
15

SkiWelt Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
1311 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
7480 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
9983 miles
Downhill
Total Length
179 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
122 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
90

Altitudes

Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift6,004ft
Lowest Trail2,461ft
Resort Altitude (Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser)2,461ft
Max Vertical3,543ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Ski Rental in Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser

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Ski Lessons in Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser

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Location and Map

Where is Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser?

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 Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser is Innsbruck Airport, 56 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 15 ski lifts are able to uplift 135,100 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 130 miles of ski runs, with 1000 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser 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.

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