Zillertal Ski Resorts
Carving out experiences. 365 days a year.
Ski- und Gletscherwelt
The Hintertux glacier — Austria’s sole year-round ski area — is remarkable to look at, and even better to cruise. And nNot just because the carving is fresh 365 days a year. With 12 km of slopes and 1,750 meters of vertical drop, even well-conditioned skiers have plenty of challenges in store.
Your vacation home at the Tirolerhof is directly between the Eggalm and Rastkogel ski resorts, making it the perfect starting point for unforgettable days of ski and snowboarding. Advanced skiers can even cruise right to the door of the Tirolerhof.
a direct connection from Penken to Eggalm and Rastkogel.
Even more kilometers of trails for more action and fun. The Tux Pendelbahn aerial tramway can zoom 150 persons at once up to 2,420 meters in elevation. Almost 200 kilometers of top-quality pistes in all degrees of difficultly make this a dream destination for your Tyrol alps vacation.
Moguls, carving slopes and steeps and deeps — the Ski- und Gletscherwelt Zillertal 3000 is known for heart-racing action and the finest powder snow. Enjoy!
Steep, steeper, harakiri in Mayrhofen
The ski areas of the Mayrhofner Bergbahnen are just around the corner from Hintertux. Starting from the Eggalm ski resort, located directly near the Tirolerhof, you can move on easily to the Rastkogel, and from there you can pass on to the Mayrhofner Bergbahnen lifts without even taking off your skis. The route back is just as simple. A connection as practical as it is beautiful!
Winter sports & panorama gondola
The new Penkenbahn opened in December 2015, offering yet another fine attraction to the ski resort. It offers plentiful space as it whisks winter sports fans to the peak of the Penken at twice the speed. Here too you’ll find on-trail entertainment like no where else in the world. Harakiri, which at a 78 % tilt is the steepest trail in Austria, promises a hefty dose of adrenaline. Experts only! Those who prefer it a bit less extreme can carve their way
The Penken is known for speedy downhills, but also has the Funslope Ahorn for children. Non-skiers can enjoy a bit of sun on their faces from the new terrace of the cafe-bistro.
One new attraction: the Penkenbahn, which promises less waiting and quick and comfortable transport to the peak.
STATISTICS MAYRHOFNER BERGBAHNEN SKI RESORT
- 136 kilometers of trails – 177 groomed hectares – 23 lifts
- Harakiri slope with 78 % descent – NEW Penkenbahn
- Freestyler paradise – Funslope Ahorn for kids
- direct connection to Eggalm and Rastkogel
Meet FUNty, the mascot for the Zillertal Arena. He welcomes little skiers to the slopes and always has a high five for more experienced skiers too. How about a jaunt over to neighboring Salzburg? No problem. The Zillertal Arena is a 4-mountain ski carousel that connects to the Pinzgau, across provincial borders. You can cruise from one federal province to another all in one day, without ever removing your skis.
Another highlight of the Zillertal Arena: the many après ski bars along the base station. What better way to crown off a fabulous day of skiing than music and a shot of the local schnapps?
STATISTICS ZILLERTAL ARENA SKI RESORT
- 143 kilometers of trails – 415 groomed hectares – 69 lifts
- Lift connections to neighboring province of Salzburg
- SkiMovie and Speed-Check-courses – Arena Coaster
Skiing the Gourmet way
The longest descent with man-made snow in the entire Zillertal, with a magnetic attraction for skiers of every stripe. But that’s not all. The region offers special extra-wide slopes and trails for families, ensuring that novices of any age can join in on the fun.
The culinary highlight of the Hochzillertal-Hochfügen-Spieljoch ski region are the Wedel and Kristal ski lodges, which have earned a cult following here and afar. Guests can enjoy the finest dining in a stylish ambiance. So: leave it all on the slopes, then recharge with a gourmet trip to this multifaceted Zillertal ski area.
STATISTICS SKIGEBIET HOCHZILLERTAL – HOCHFÜGEN – SPIELJOCH
- 107 kilometers of trails – 311 groomed hectares – 47 lifts
- Night skiing – Hideaway for off-piste and freeriders – BMW xDrive ski movie course
- Lodges and restaurants for gourmets