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Altenmarkt Ski Resort Guide

Altenmarkt, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length17km
Highest Lift2,000m
Resort Height1,350m
 Nearest AirportsSalzburg and Linz
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The Austrian ski resort of Altenmarkt is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,350m, with 17km of marked runs.


Altenmarkt is part of the Altenmarkt-Zauchensee ski area with access to 82km of downhill skiing, with 35 marked pistes, served by a total of 24 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Altenmarkt itself (17km of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Altenmarkt-Zauchensee ski resort of Zauchensee.


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


Altenmarkt is highly rated by Snowboarders and there is a Snow Park in Altenmarkt.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Altenmarkt is 5km long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Altenmarkt?

The next notable snow forecast is 19cm, expected on 1 November.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Altenmarkt

Ski Area Stats

Altenmarkt Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 1km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 4 8km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 7 8km
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altenmarkt-Zauchensee Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Altenmarkt Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,000m
Resort Altitude (Altenmarkt)1,350m
Lowest Piste650m
Max Vertical1,350m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Altenmarkt
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Altenmarkt?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Weißenbach an der Enns, Liezen.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Altenmarkt is Salzburg, 49 minutes drive away.

Linz, Klagenfurt, Graz, Munich, Innsbruck Airport and Vienna 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

The nine ski lifts are able to uplift 12,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 15 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Altenmarkt 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 Altenmarkt, 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 Altenmarkt Tourist Office for the latest.