Pitztaler Gletscher Skigebiete
Pitztaler Gletscher Skigebiete

Pitztal Glacier - Rifflsee Skiing Area

Austria’s highest located glacial skiing area attracts due to its breahtaking panoramic view and the stunning slopes.

The skiing area high above St. Leonhard im Pitztal offers ideal skiing conditions on 44 km of natural snow pistes. The highest cable car all over Austria, the Wildspitzbahn, takes you to Austria's highest located coffee bar, the "Café 3,440" at the 3,440 m high Mt. Hinterer Brunnenkogel. Everything is outperformed by the 3,768 m high Mt. Wildspitze, the highest peak of Tyrol.

The Pitztal Glacier stays open for winter sports enthusiasts also in spring and in autumn. There, snowboarders can look forward to the X Park with its different areas and the great Cross Park. In the Rifflsee Skiing Area, however, named after the nearby lake, you can enjoy skiing from December to April. It offers a mogul slope and the kids world in Mandarfen.

One of the offers of the Pitztal Glacier - Rifflsee Skiing Area that has to be highlighted is the "Bambini-Freiskipass", a free skipass for a child under 10 when accompanied by a paying parent. 108.5 km km of cross-country ski tracks can be explored in the valley by those who love nordic sports. These include also the 7 km of high-altitude tracks between 2,690 m and 2,740 m a.s.l.


Altitude: 1,680 - 3,440 m a.s.l.
Ski slopes: 44 km (13.5 km easy / 20.5 km medium / 7 km difficult / 3 km ski routes)
Snowmaking: 15% of the slopes
Lift facilities: 12 lifts
Further information: phone: +43 5413 86288, pitztal@tirolgletscher.com


The two skiing areas:

Rifflsee Skiing Area:
Winter season 2021/22: Dec 4, 2021 - April 18, 2022
Opening hours: 8.30 am - 4 pm
Altitude: 1,680 - 2,880 m a.s.l.
Ski slopes: 21.5 km (9.5 km easy / 4.5 km medium / 4.5 km difficult / 3 km ski routes)
Lift facilities: 6 lifts

Toboggan runs: 1 run (1.5 km)
Cross-country ski tracks: 1 track (5.2 km)


Pitztal Glacier Skiing Area:
Winter season 2021/22: Sept 18, 2021 - May 8, 2022
Opening hours: 8.30 am - 4.25 pm
Altitude: 1,740 - 3,440 m a.s.l.
Ski slopes: 22.5 km (4 km easy / 16 km medium / 2.5 km difficult)
Lift facilities: 6 lifts

Cross-country ski tracks: 1 high-altitude track (7 km)

Dates may vary according to weather and snow conditions or additional health measures!


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