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Westendorf Ski Resort Guide

Westendorf, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length34 miles
Highest Lift6,135ft
Resort Height2,625ft
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and Munich
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The Austrian ski resort of Westendorf is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 2,625ft, with 34 miles of marked runs.


Westendorf 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 Westendorf itself (34 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, Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser and Söll.


Westendorf offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.


Westendorf offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Westendorf.

Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Alpseite', which is 3 miles in length.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Westendorf?

The next notable snow forecast is -, expected on 7 October.

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Snow Forecast by day for Westendorf

Ski Area Stats

Westendorf Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
1115 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
1015 miles
Total Length
34 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

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
Total Length
179 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
122 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Westendorf Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift6,135ft
Lowest Trail2,625ft
Resort Altitude (Westendorf)2,625ft
Max Vertical3,510ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Westendorf
Intermediate Skiers

Ski Rental in Westendorf

Ski Rental Shops in Westendorf.

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Ski Lessons in Westendorf

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Location and Map

Where is Westendorf?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Skiwelt, Kitzbuheler Alpen.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Westendorf is Innsbruck Airport, 58 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.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 13 ski lifts are able to uplift 17,340 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 Westendorf 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.

Trail Map

Westendorf Trail Map

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Westendorf Webcams

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