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St. Margarethen im Lungau

St. Margarethen im Lungau Ski Resort Guide

St. Margarethen im Lungau, Austria

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Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers and Intermediates.
Total Piste Length140km
Highest Lift2,210m
Resort Height1,064m
 Nearest AirportsSalzburg and Klagenfurt
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St. Margarethen im Lungau

Lifts ascend from the edge of the village straight to the full vertical well above the treeline. It's possible to travel on by ski to St Michael and then Mauterndorf, all on the Lungau ski region pass.


The Austrian ski resort of St. Margarethen im Lungau is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,064m, with 140km of marked runs.

St. Margarethen im Lungau has direct access to 140km of downhill skiing, with 76 marked pistes, served by a total of 26 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,210m, snow cover is generally reliable.


St. Margarethen im Lungau offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in St. Margarethen im Lungau?

The next notable snow forecast is 18cm, expected on 30 September.

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Snow Forecast by day for St. Margarethen im Lungau

Ski Area Stats

St. Margarethen im Lungau Ski Area

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


St. Margarethen im Lungau Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,210m
Resort Altitude (St. Margarethen im Lungau)1,064m
Lowest Piste1,060m
Max Vertical1,150m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for St. Margarethen im Lungau

St. Margarethen im Lungau Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in St. Margarethen im Lungau is 10km long and the most difficult run is the 'Direttissima'.


Funpark on Aineck with half pipe, pro-jump, slide, boardercross.

Location and Map

Where is St. Margarethen im Lungau?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Sankt Margarethen im Lungau, Tamsweg.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to St. Margarethen im Lungau is Salzburg, 80 minutes drive away.

Klagenfurt, Ljubljana, Graz, Linz, Trieste and Munich airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 26 ski lifts are able to uplift 25,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 100km of ski runs, with 260 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is St. Margarethen im Lungau open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

Usual opening is late November, and usual closing is Mid Apr.

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 St. Margarethen im Lungau, 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 Tourist Office Website for the latest.

St. Margarethen im Lungau