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 Mt Grossglockner. On the sunny slopes of the ski center Brunnalm you will immediately feel at home: 21.5 km of ski slopes, a children’s area and the Brunnalm snow park are waiting for you. Moreover this skiing area has been awarded with the Tyrolean seal of quality for ski slopes and has been named leading ski resort with up to 20 km of slopes by in 2017.

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 kindergarten, a magic carpet as well as child-friendly ski slopes. By the way: young people up to 18 years pay the children’s price! The Brunnalm snow park, however, in the course of the time has become a real hotspot for snowboarders. Located below the 3-seater chair lift Mooserberg, it offers a freestyle area as well as many obstacles.

After an exhausting ski day, in the Brunnalm ski hut e.g. you can enjoy a great time with your beloved ones and taste local dishes. In the ski center Brunnalm the “Tyrol Snow Card” (91 skiing areas in North and East Tyrol) as well as the “SkiHit Osttirol” ski pass are valid.

Season 2017/2018: December 8, 2017 - April 8, 2018 *
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!

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