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Hochrindl / Sirnitz

Hochrindl / Sirnitz Ski Resort Guide

Hochrindl / Sirnitz, Austria

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length12km
Highest Lift1,850m
Resort Height1,500m
 Nearest AirportsKlagenfurt and Ljubljana
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Hochrindl / Sirnitz

Located above the two villages Sirnitz and Deutsch Griffen and against the magnificent backdrop of the Carinthian Nockberge mountains, Hochkrindl's ski area has expanded to cover 20km (13miles) of ski runs in recent years, for all levels of difficulty, from the easier family run to the more demanding FIS-course for expert skiers and with a terrain park for snowboarders.

The slopes have been officially aawarded the Carinthian excellent piste award. There are also cross-country trails, snow-swept winter hiking paths, toboggan runs and the chance of romantic horse-drawn sleigh rides as well as a Fairytale arena for children and two toboggan runs.


The Austrian ski resort of Hochrindl / Sirnitz is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,500m, with 12km of marked runs.

Hochrindl / Sirnitz has direct access to 12km of downhill skiing, with 8 marked pistes, served by a total of 7 ski lifts.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


Hochrindl / Sirnitz offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Hochrindl / Sirnitz.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Hochrindl / Sirnitz?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Hochrindl / Sirnitz.

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Ski Area Stats

Hochrindl / Sirnitz Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 6 10km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 1 1km
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 1 1km
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Hochrindl / Sirnitz Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,850m
Lowest Piste1,500m
Resort Altitude (Hochrindl / Sirnitz)1,500m
Max Vertical350m

Location and Map

Where is Hochrindl / Sirnitz?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Albeck, Feldkirchen.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Hochrindl / Sirnitz is Klagenfurt, 45 minutes drive away.

Ljubljana, Graz, Trieste, Salzburg and Venice 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 seven ski lifts are able to uplift 5,789 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 10km of ski runs, with 8 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Hochrindl / Sirnitz 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 Hochrindl / Sirnitz, 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 Hochrindl / Sirnitz Tourist Office for the latest.

Hochrindl / Sirnitz