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Hochzillertal Ski Optimal ski resort

Tyrol, Austria

Hochzillertal Ski-Optimal ski resort is located in Tyrol, Austria. The Hochzillertal and Hochfügen ski resorts, which joined together over 10 years ago, make up the ski area at Hochzillertal Ski-Optimal ski resort. They offer skiing and snowboarding adventure of the highest level. Lifts and trails stretch up to 2,360m from the main entry point in Kaltenbach in the Zillertal and snow is guaranteed up unto the month of April.

Sparkling unspoiled deep snow, brilliant blue skies and skiing or boarding where you rarely have to stop, Hochzillertal Ski-Optimal ski resort is regarded as the powder spot in the Alps. The terrain breakdown is approximately 41% beginner trails, 42% intermediate and 17% for advanced skiers and snowboarders.

Winter pleasures with no queues and a new chairlift await you at Hochzillertal Ski-Optimal ski resort. With 36 lifts and 78km of slopes on ”Gold-Steff” Stephan Eberharter’s home mountains, it is in one of the 10 best ski regions in the world. For free-riders, there is the Better Park on Snow Express with obstacles of varying challenging. The ski area also has a permanent race course for training for more ambitious skiers and boarders. For beginners, there is a generous practice area and kids are supervised all day Zwergerl Club.

Hochzillertal Ski-Optimal ski resort has also proved itself to be worthy of its title as an international ski resort in terms of guaranteed snow with over 75% of the mountain benefiting for impressive snowmaking infrastructure. The large ski and depot service station down in the new Valley Station is especially popular with families, lightening their winter load.

Apres skiers will appreciate the first class gastronomy in Hochzillertal Ski-Optimal ski resort. It serves culinary delights in cozy mountain huts along with impressive panorama views of the Zillertal and Tux Alpine regions. While the little ones will be well cared-for in the Zwergerl Club the more advanced skiers and snowboarders can make carve up the steeper slopes along the tree runs. And even more, action can be found in the high Alpine bowl of Hochfügen, which is a Mecca for free-riders.

The most expensive part of every ski trip is usually the accommodation costs. If you are looking to compare hotel prices and to book your accommodation for your next trip to HOchzillertal Ski Optimal ski resort please visit our STAY page. We invite you to book directly online through our website.

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Total Trails: 77.8 km 48.3 mi

  • Easiest 32.2 km 20 mi | 41%
  • More Difficult 32.4 km 20.1 mi | 42%
  • Most Difficult 13.2 km 8.2 mi | 17%
  • Terrain Park Yes
  • Half Pipes Yes

Resort Stats

Peak elevation:
2360 m 7742.8 ft
Base elevation:
600 m 1968.5 ft
Vertical Drop:
1760 m 5774.3 ft
Total Trails:
77.8 km 48.3 mi
Longest Run:
8 km 5 mi

Lift Tickets

  • Day PassEUR 51.50
  • Kids Day PassEUR 23
  • Season PassEUR 522
  • Kids Season PassEUR 235
Prices check with resort for specials and discounts

Total Ski Lifts 37

  • Gondolas5
  • Chairlifts12
  • 20 (surface lift)
live cam

Snowmaking Yes

  • Mtn Snowmaking %80 %
  • No of Snow guns400

Snow Report

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  • 24hrs Snow Data unavaible Data unavaible
  • Base (natural):Data unavaible Data unavaible
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