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St Urban / Simonhöhe

St Urban / Simonhöhe Ski Resort Guide

St Urban / Simonhöhe, Austria

Ski Area Highlights
Total Piste Length15km
Highest Lift1,340m
Resort Height800m
 Nearest AirportsKlagenfurt and Ljubljana
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St Urban / Simonhöhe

St. Urban at Lake Urbansee ranks among the most delightful and most popular family vacation and recreation areas in the lakes region of Central Carinthia.

The family-friendly slopes of Simonhöhe in St. Urban have 100% snow-making cover and are groomed daily. There is a big variety of pistes of various levels of difficulty for a resort of this size with something for evertyone from the first-timer and the advanced and expert skier. Simonhöhe is also well prepared to host downhill skiing contests for schools and organisations.

Erik Schinegger’s ski & snowboard school is the first in Austria to guarantee success for all levels of age and perfection. The equipment rentals and service centre Payer is located directly at Simonhöhe next to “Almgasthof”.

Summary

The Austrian ski resort of St Urban / Simonhöhe is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 800m, with 15km of marked runs.

St Urban / Simonhöhe has direct access to 15km of downhill skiing, served by a total of 9 ski lifts.

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

Skiing

We do not currently have enough information to describe the skiing in St Urban / Simonhöhe. If you have skied here, or know the area, please tell us about it in the Ski Forum.

Snowboarding

Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in St Urban / Simonhöhe.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in St Urban / Simonhöhe?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for St Urban / Simonhöhe.

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Ski Area Stats

St Urban / Simonhöhe Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
1km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
5km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
9km
Downhill
Total Length
15km
Cross Country
Total Length
15km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
9

Altitudes

St Urban / Simonhöhe Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,340m
Lowest Piste800m
Resort Altitude (St Urban / Simonhöhe)800m
Max Vertical540m

St Urban / Simonhöhe Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in St Urban / Simonhöhe is 3km long.

Location and Map

Where is St Urban / Simonhöhe?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Treffen am Ossiacher See, Villach-Land.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to St Urban / Simonhöhe is Klagenfurt, 31 minutes drive away.

Ljubljana, Graz, Trieste, Salzburg, Venice, Treviso, Zagreb and Rijeka airports are all within three hours drive.

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

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The nine ski lifts are able to uplift 11,200 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 15km of ski runs, with 76 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is St Urban / Simonhöhe 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 St Urban / Simonhöhe, 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 St Urban / Simonhöhe Tourist Office for the latest.

St Urban / Simonhöhe