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Lackenhof am Ötscher

Lackenhof am Ötscher Ski Resort Guide

Lackenhof am Ötscher, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 5 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length16km
Highest Lift1,500m
Resort Height810m
 Nearest AirportsLinz and Graz
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Lackenhof am Ötscher

A medium-sized village with a 1200 bed base and the steep wooded slopes of the 'Grosser' and 'Kleiner' Otscher mountains criss-crossed with ski runs on its outskirts. For snow-boarders there is a rare Lower Austrian half-pipe and a boarder cross course.


The Austrian ski resort of Lackenhof am Ötscher is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 810m, with 16km of marked runs.

Lackenhof am Ötscher has direct access to 16km of downhill skiing, with 9 marked pistes, served by a total of 7 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.


Lackenhof am Ötscher offers good sking, particularly, for Beginner skiers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Lackenhof am Ötscher?

The next notable snow forecast is 1cm, expected on 30 September.

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Ski Area Stats

Lackenhof am Ötscher Ski Area

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


Lackenhof am Ötscher Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,500m
Lowest Piste810m
Resort Altitude (Lackenhof am Ötscher)810m
Max Vertical690m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Lackenhof am Ötscher
Intermediate Skiers


There is a boarder cross course and tuition is available from Schischule Total and Schischule Mandl.You find the following elements in the Ötscher snow park: 2 kickers, 4 rails. Length 260 m, width 30 m. The park is suitable for kids and advanced boarders.

Location and Map

Where is Lackenhof am Ötscher?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Gaming, Scheibbs.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Lackenhof am Ötscher is Linz, 110 minutes drive away.

Graz, Vienna, Salzburg and Bratislava airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts are able to uplift 12,600 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 6km of ski runs, with 8 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Lackenhof am Ötscher 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 Lackenhof am Ötscher, 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.

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