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Bichlbach

Bichlbach Ski Resort Guide

Bichlbach, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners and Snowboarders.
Highest Lift1,640m
Resort Height1,075m
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and Memmingen
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Bichlbach

The Almkopfbahn (right next to the Fernpass main road) is Bichlbach’s access to the skiing above Berwang. Up at 1,610 metres on the Hochalm you reach the skiing on Sonnalm from the other side.

Bichlbach is also part if the larger Zugspitz Arena which links (by ski bus and a joint ticket) more than 150km (95 miles) of runs shared between half a dozen ski areas above seven villages in the area. More than 50 lifts are included on the ticket.

Beginners will particularly enjoy Bichlbach's skiing led by Penguin BOBO, who uses particularly playful means to bring children's skills to the fore. The ski school meets at the Sonnbichlift and the ski school meeting place.

Summary

The Austrian ski resort of Bichlbach is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,075m.

Bichlbach has direct access to 4 marked pistes, served by a total of 2 ski lifts.

Skiing

Bichlbach offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding

Bichlbach offers some good boarding.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Bichlbach?

The next notable snow forecast is 20cm, expected on 5 December, with around 32cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Bichlbach Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 1 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 2 
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 1 
Cross Country
Total Length
30km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
2

Altitudes

Bichlbach Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,640m
Lowest Piste1,075m
Resort Altitude (Bichlbach)1,075m
Max Vertical565m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Bichlbach
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Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
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Bichlbach Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Bichlbach is 5km long and the most difficult run is the 'Kanonen', which is 3km in length.

Location and Map

Where is Bichlbach?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Reutte, Tyrol.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Bichlbach is Innsbruck Airport, 60 minutes drive away.

Memmingen, Friedrichshafen, St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Munich, Bolzano, Stuttgart, Salzburg and Zurich airports are all within three hours drive.

Innsbruck Airport is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The two ski lifts are able to uplift 1,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 4km of ski runs, with 4 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Bichlbach open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Bichlbach, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Bichlbach Tourist Office for the latest.

Bichlbach