Hopfgarten im Brixental - SkiWelt Overview

Overview

Hopfgarten-Kelchsau is a picturesque resort located in a wind-protected and fog free basin at the foot of the majestic Hohe Salve mountain. It also has a reputatriuon for being one of the sunniest spots on the SkiWelt. The resort's skiing is part of the SkiWelt, Austria's largest lift linked ski area with more than 250km (157 miles) of runs, itself joined - more or less - to Kitzbuhel's ski area by a gondola link from Kirchberg to Westendorf in 2005/ The areas share a lift ticket covering more than 400km of trails, claimed by some to be the world's third largest lift-linked ski area. Hopfgarten has a delightful cobblestone square, narrow lanes and an attractive baroque church. It is famous for musical concerts, cultural events and traditional festivals staged throughout the year as much as for its winter sports. The town is about an hours´ drive from Munich, Salzburg and Innsbruck, and easily accessible by bus, car and/or train. Thanks to its central location Hopfgarten-Kelchsau makes in ideal touring base.

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Best Time for Snow

Average Snowfall

132cm
83cm
55cm
28cm
9cm
9cm
Nov
61cm
Dec
110cm
Jan
54cm
Feb
38cm
Mar

Terrain Overview

52%
Intermediate Runs
36%
Advanced Runs
13%
Expert Runs
223
Runs in Total
270 km
Runs in Total
7.3 km
Longest Run
270 km
Skiable Terrain
10 km
Night Skiing
229 km
Snow Making

Total Lifts: 82

16
Gondolas & Trams
6
Eight Person Lifts
11
High Speed Sixes
3
High Speed Quads
11
Quad Chairs
1
Triple Chairs
2
Double Chairs
32
Surface Lifts

Elevation

1869m
Summit
1249m
Vertical Drop
620m
Base

Important Dates

December 08, 20232023/12/08
Projected Opening
April 01, 20242024/04/01
Projected Closing
N.A.
Projected Days Open
N.A.
Days Open Last Year
78
Years Open
750cm
Average Snowfall
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