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Ehrwald Ski Resort Guide

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Ehrwald, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ehrwald 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 at a glance

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.

 When will it snow in Ehrwald?

The next notable snow forecast for Ehrwald is 2cm, expected on 15 August.

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Ehrwald Facts, Stats and Ratings

Ehrwald Rated

Ratings for Ehrwald
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How High is Ehrwald?

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

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Ehrwald Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Ehrwald
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 2km
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Intermediate Runs
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Easy Trails
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Cross Country
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Zugspitz Arena Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Zugspitz Arena
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Ehrwald Summary

The Austrian Ski Resort of 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.

On the Mountain

 Skiing in Ehrwald

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

 Snowboarding in Ehrwald

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.

When is Ehrwald open?

 Opened : 13 December 2019.

 Closed : 12 April 2020.

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

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Ehrwald.

Snow Making

Ehrwald is able to make snow, on 20km of ski runs, with 113 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The 24 ski lifts of Ehrwald are able to uplift 22,743 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Ehrwald?

Ehrwald is in the Austrian Alps in Zugspitz Arena, Tyrol, Austria.

How can I get to Ehrwald?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Ehrwald are Innsbruck Airport, Memmingen and St. Gallen-Altenrhein. There are eight airports within three hours drive. Innsbruck Airport is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

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