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Sölden Ski Resort Guide

Sölden, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length88 miles
Highest Lift10,663ft
Resort Height4,528ft
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and St. Gallen-Altenrhein
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The Austrian ski resort of Sölden is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 4,528ft, with 88 miles of marked runs.


Sölden has direct access to 88 miles of downhill skiing, with 35 marked pistes, served by a total of 33 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 10,663ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


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


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

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Sölden is 9 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Rosskirpl', which is 3 miles in length.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Sölden?

The next notable snow forecast is 2in, expected on 21 October, with around 2in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Sölden

Ski Area Stats

Sölden Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
3119 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
6132 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
5743 miles
Total Length
88 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
10 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Sölden Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift10,663ft
Lowest Trail4,528ft
Resort Altitude (Sölden)4,528ft
Max Vertical6,135ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Sölden
Intermediate Skiers

Ski Rental

Location and Map

Where is Sölden?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Sölden is Innsbruck Airport, 70 minutes drive away.

St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Friedrichshafen, Memmingen, Salzburg and Munich airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 33 ski lifts are able to uplift 60,693 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 75 miles of ski runs, with 158 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Sölden open?

 Opened : September 10, 2021.

 Closes : May 8, 2022.

Usual opening is mid September, and usual closing is Early May.

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 Sölden, 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 Sölden Tourist Office for the latest.

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