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Feistritz - Petzen

Feistritz - Petzen Ski Resort Guide

Feistritz - Petzen, Austria

Ski Area Highlights
Total Piste Length13km
Highest Lift1,900m
Resort Height700m
 Nearest AirportsKlagenfurt and Graz
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Feistritz - Petzen

A major part of the Schi Region Süd, on the north side of the Slovenian border, the lifts on Petzen are accessed by a modern gondola from which there's a long ski down to the villages of Bleiburg or St Michael if snow conditions permit. Trails are all tree lined and off-piste there are thick forests.


The Austrian ski resort of Feistritz - Petzen is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 700m, with 13km of marked runs.

Feistritz - Petzen has direct access to 13km of downhill skiing, with 4 marked pistes, served by a total of 6 ski lifts.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


Feistritz - Petzen offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Feistritz - Petzen.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Feistritz - Petzen?

The next notable snow forecast is 1cm, expected on 6 October.

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Ski Area Stats

Feistritz - Petzen Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 2 8km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 2 5km
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Feistritz - Petzen Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,900m
Lowest Piste700m
Resort Altitude (Feistritz - Petzen)700m
Max Vertical1,200m

Feistritz - Petzen Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Feistritz - Petzen is 8km long.

Location and Map

Where is Feistritz - Petzen?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Feistritz ob Bleiburg, Völkermarkt.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Feistritz - Petzen is Klagenfurt, 37 minutes drive away.

Graz, Ljubljana, Trieste and Salzburg airports are all within three hours drive.

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


Ski Lift Capacity

The six ski lifts are able to uplift 4,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 18 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Feistritz - Petzen 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 Feistritz - Petzen, 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 Feistritz - Petzen Tourist Office for the latest.

Feistritz - Petzen