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Related Regions: SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser - Brixental, Austria, Tyrol, Europe Overall

Elevation

  • 6421ft
    Summit
  • 4386ft
    Vertical Drop
  • 2034ft
    Base

Lifts

  • 17
  • 4
  • 11
  • 3
  • 11
  • 2
  • 3
  • 39
  • 90
    Total

Terrain

  • Intermediate Runs

    43%

  • Advanced Runs

    45%

  • Expert Runs

    13%

  • Runs

    224

  • mi Pistes

    176.5 mi

  • Terrain Parks

    3

  • MI Night Skiing

    8.1 mi

  • Longest Run

    4.5 mi

  • mi Snow Making

    142.3 mi

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Overview

Part of Austria's largest lift-linked ski area, the Ski Welt (250km), although Westendorf is the only village on the pass not lift-linked in to it. However it is a lovely village, voted the most beautiful in Europe in 1998, and has some of the region's best skiing all to itself. There is a dedicated snowboard park above Westendorf which includes a half pipe and 'boarders have access to all pistes/trails and lifts. The ski area can be largely negotiated by chairlift and there's bottom to top access by gondola is a major plus point. In the wider Ski Welt, linked by bus, the greatest concentration of manufactured 'boarding terrain is on the Hohe Salve mountain above Söll where there's a fun park with three half pipes. Closer than Söll, indeed only a 10 minute bus ride away, there's another fun park with an 80m half pipe above Brixen in Thale, which was first established for the '96 - '97 season. A fourth option is another Park above Scheffau. The Ski Welt in general has a 'boarder friendly attitude as well as some useful terrain including natural gullies and fun features that develop in the woods at the edge of the trails. In the evenings Westendorf has the active nightlife that fits in with the off-snow model for most 'boarders' ideal winter holiday.

Important Dates

  • Projected OpeningProjected Closing12/07/201904/13/2020
  • Days Open Last Year
    120
  • Projected Days Open
    113
  • Years Open
    73
  • Average Snowfall
    295"

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Shops, restaurants, mountain huts, banks, post office, petrol station, and night clubs. Snowmaking.

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Westendorf - SkiWelt Reviews

adamtinsleyuk
18th March 20165
Beautiful country and a fantastic resort. Westendorf makes a refreshing change to the packed French resorts. Even on a busy weekend there...Full review
snowman
19th January 20165
Our fifth return to the lovely village of Westendorf, did not have the best snow this time but a short bus trip...Full review
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Contact Info

  • Westendorf - SkiWelt

    Bergliftstraße 18

    6306 Söll

    Austria


    Phone: +43 (0)5333 400

    office@skiwelt.at

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