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St Gilgen

St Gilgen Ski Resort Guide

St Gilgen, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 2 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates and Beginners.
Highest Lift5,577ft
Resort Height1,640ft
 Nearest AirportsSalzburg and Linz
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St Gilgen

The Austrian ski resort of St Gilgen is at an altitude of 1,640ft.


St Gilgen has direct access to 12 marked pistes, served by a total of 12 ski lifts.


St Gilgen offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.


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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in St Gilgen?

The next notable snow forecast is 1in, expected on 30 May.

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Snow Forecast by day for St Gilgen

Ski Area Stats

St Gilgen Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Number of runs
Cross Country
Total Length
9 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


St Gilgen Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift5,577ft
Lowest Trail2,297ft
Resort Altitude (St Gilgen)1,640ft
Max Vertical3,937ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for St Gilgen
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is St Gilgen?

This ski resort is in Sankt Gilgen, Salzburg-Umgebung, Austria.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to St Gilgen is Salzburg, 34 minutes drive away.

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

Salzburg is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

There are 12 ski lifts.

Season Dates

When is St Gilgen 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 St Gilgen, 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 Tourist Office Website for the latest.

St Gilgen