Ski center Brunnalm - St. Jakob in Defereggen

A breath-taking panoramic view and a familiar atmosphere - skiing in St. Jakob in Defereggen in East Tyrol is a fantastic expericence.

For the panoramic view alone, this skiing area in the Defereggental valley is worth to be visited. At an altitude of 2,525 m asl you can enjoy a view on more than 60 mountains of 3,000 metres, and of course on the majestic Grossglockner mountain. On the sunny slopes you will immediately feel at home: 21.5 km of ski slopes can be explored. Moreover this skiing area has been awarded with the Tyrolean seal of quality (Tiroler Pistengütesiegel).

St. Jakob in Defereggen is considered to be THE family skiing area in East Tyrol, as particular attention is set on children. There are various attractions like a ski kindergarden, a magic carpet as well as child-friendly ski slopes. By the way: there are reductions for young people up to 18 years!

The funpark Brunnalm of the skiing area, however, in the course of the time has become a real hotspot for snowboarders. And after an exhausting day in the ski center Brunnalm you can enjoy an evening in one of the refuges. In the Brunnalm ski hut e.g. you can enjoy a great time with your beloved ones and taste local dishes. The ski center Brunneralm is part of the network “SKI)HIT” comprising 8 skiing areas in East Tyrol and a total of 400 km of ski slopes.

Season 2016/2017: December 8, 2016 - April 21, 2017 *
Opening hours: 9 am - 4 pm
Altitude: 1,398 - 2,525 m asl
Km of ski slopes: 21.5 km
(5 km easy - 11 km medium - 1 km difficult - 4.5 km ski routes)
Lift facilities: 7
Further information: phone: +43 4873 5274,

* Dates may vary according to weather and snow conditions!

Suggested accommodations

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  2. Hotel Seespitz

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  3. Hotel Blattlhof

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  4. Hotel Sonnblick

    Hotel Sonnblick

  5. Ski Juwel Alpbachtal Wildschönau
    Tourism organization

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