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Ski area Zell am See-Kaprun

Skiing and snowboarding - 138km of slopes are waiting for you!

The vast Zell am See-Kaprun skiing area is perfectly suited for professional skiers / snowboarders and beginners alike. Both the Schmittenhöhe and the Kitzsteinhorn promise pure skiing enjoyment on diverse ski slopes in the midst of snowy mountain landscapes. The Schmitten & Maiskogel are the perfect location for skiing families.

Explore the Salzburg province winter wonderland 

The skiing season in Zell am See-Kaprun starts early autumn and extends into early summer. On the Kitzsteinhorn glacier you can ski and snowboard on snow-covered slopes for ten months of the year. For current information, discover our snow report!

Skiing in Zell am See-Kaprun on three multi-faceted mountains

Alongside the Schmittenhöhe with 77 kilometres and the Kitzsteinhorn with 41 kilometres of ski slopes, the Maiskogel family mountain with 20km of slopes also has excellent winter adventures in store. Professional skiers can enjoy steep slopes and spectacular descents on Schmittenhöhe or Kitzsteinhorn. But don't worry, there are a lot of easy slopes too. The Maiskogel and Schmittenhöhe are tailor made for the little guests. Zell am See-Kaprun also has challenges for thrill seekers. The Kitzsteinhorn is particularly popular among freeriders and freestyler. Off-piste tracks, powder and a huge fun park for all levels is guaranteed.

The ski shuttle transfers you from mountain to mountain swiftly - even free of charge if you hold a ski pass. So you are not a seasoned skier yet? Visit one of the numerous ski schools in Zell am See-Kaprun. The ski rental will supply you with adequate equipment.


The Power of Zehn: Skipass offer for kids and adolescents

The ski areas Kitzsteinhorn and Schmittenhöhe created a special offer for all children and adolescents . During the time from 3. December 2016 till 29. April 2017 kids in the age between 6 and 19 get their lift pass for 10 (=Zehn) Euros on Saturdays. 

Skiing area opened since October 1st
Enjoy your personal skiing holiday before everyone else does! The slopes on Kitzsteinhorn glacier are already opened for all winter sports enthusiasts and bring real joy for all skiers and snowboarders. 
Parks and pipes
Parks and pipes - adrenaline kicks galore in the Zell am See-Kaprun skiing area.
Après ski
Straight from the slopes into the rustic ski huts of Zell am See-Kaprun: experience excellent culinary art and après ski entertainment.
Get an overview over pistes and cable cars with our interactive piste map!

Diverse skiing area with fringe events: Zell am See-Kaprun

In Zell am See-Kaprun your skiing vacation turns into a pleasure vacation. The unique winter sport possibilities are matched by local culinary art and après ski events. The Kitzsteinhorn boasts the so-called "Ice Camp", a fascinating igloo complex for party events, and "Gipfelwelt 3000", which is, among many things, famous for being the highest panorama platform in the Salzburg province.

Skiing after sunset: the Schmitten Night Slope

Enjoy the new nightslope at the Schmitten. On three evenings during the week enjoy skiing with a view high above Zell am See!

There's much to be discovered in Zell am See-Kaprun!

Open lifts and slopes
View all open lifts and slopes in realtime!
Open Cross-country ski trails & map
See all open cross-country skiing trails and browse through our many cross-country trails in our interactive map.

Videos about Ski & Board

Duration: 12 min.
Ein dynamisches Wechselspiel zwischen Mensch und Natur, die erhebende Gipfelwelt des Kitzsteinhorns und atemberaubende Perspektiven. A dynamic interplay between human and nature, the towering mountain peaks of the Kitzsteinhorn and the breathtaking views - take off and hit the heights at over 3000 m in altitude.
Duration: 3 min.
Let the winter happiness in! More about skiing in Zell am See-Kaprun:

More in our blog:

Dynafit Kitzsteinhorn Extreme
50 Participants took part in that extreme ski touring event - 17 km and 2500 altitude difference!
Ride on in the snow parks of the region
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A hot tip: where the small ones make it big
Zell am See-Kaprun offers ski and snowboard adventures for young and old winter sports enthusiasts alike. The ski runs of our local mountains are the perfect terrain for up-and-coming star athletes...

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