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Ehrwald

Ehrwald Ski Resort Guide

Ehrwald, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length46km
Highest Lift2,965m
Resort Height1,000m
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and Memmingen
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Ehrwald

Ehrwald has two local ski areas - the Ehwalder Alm and the Wettersteinbahnen-Sonnennang. The local glacier skiing is reached by bus or car and cable car from this picturesque village on the German border. There are numerous other small skiing areas nearby, offering a combined total of around 200km in trails on the Pass.

Summary

The Austrian ski resort of Ehrwald is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,000m, with 46km of marked runs.

Ehrwald is part of the Zugspitz Arena ski area with access to 116km of downhill skiing, with 30 marked pistes, served by a total of 47 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Ehrwald itself (46km of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Zugspitz Arena ski resorts of Berwang and Lermoos.

With ski lifts as high as 2,965m, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

Skiing

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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Ehrwald?

The next notable snow forecast is 6cm, expected on 23 October, with around 21cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Ehrwald
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2,196m
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1,155m
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Ski Area Stats

Ehrwald Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 2km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
1020km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
1024km
Downhill
Total Length
46km
Cross Country
Total Length
60km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
24

Zugspitz Arena Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
14
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
14
Downhill
Total Length
116km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
47

Altitudes

Ehrwald Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,965m
Lowest Piste1,000m
Resort Altitude (Ehrwald)1,000m
Max Vertical1,965m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Ehrwald
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Snowboarding

Half Pipe and terrain park on the Ehrwalder Alm and on the Platt of the Zugspitz and Wetterstein. The Better Park is located on the Ehrwalder Alm.

Location and Map

Where is Ehrwald?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Zugspitz Arena, Tyrol.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

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

Memmingen, St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Munich, Friedrichshafen, Bolzano, Salzburg and Stuttgart 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 24 ski lifts are able to uplift 22,743 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 20km of ski runs, with 113 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Ehrwald open?

 Open from : 18 December 2020.

 Closes : 10 April 2021.

Usual opening is early December, and usual closing is Mid April.

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 Ehrwald, 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 Ehrwald Tourist Office for the latest.

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Ehrwald Webcams

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