Zillertal Ski Areas

Ski- und Gletscherwelt Zillertal 3000 ski area

The Hintertux glacier – Austria's only year-round ski area - is not only impressive to look at but is also a magnificent area for skiing. You can carve down the slopes here 365 days a year. With a length of 12 km and an altitude difference of 1,750 m, awaiting well-conditioned skiers is a ski run that packs a punch. The calves of even the most experienced skiers will be burning.

The Tirolerhof, your home away from home, is located between the Eggalm and Rastkogel ski areas and is thus the perfect starting point for unforgettable skiing and snowboarding experiences. Experienced skiers can even ski back to the Tirolerhof.

Especially convenient: the direct connection between the Penken and Eggalm as well as the Rastkogel. More kilometers of slopes for even more action and fun. With the 150-person Tux cable car, 150 people can be transported up to an elevation of 2,420 m at the same time. Almost 200 km of slopes of the highest quality with all difficulty levels will make your dream of a perfect skiing vacation in the Tyrolean mountains come true. Whether moguls, carving slopes, or deep snow ski runs – the Ski- und Gletscherwelt Zillertal 3000 ski region guarantees pure action in the powder snow. Have fun!

Facts about the Ski- und Gletscherwelt Zillertal 3000 ski area

  • 196 km of slopes - 604 ha of ski slope area - 65 lifts
  • Open 365 days a year - Austria's only year-round ski area - valley run with a length of 12 km
  • Connection between the Eggalm, Rastkogel, and Penken - 150-person Tux cable car with room for up to 150

Mayrhofen lifts - including the challenging Harakiri slope in Mayrhofen

The Mayrhofen lifts are only a stone's throw away from Hintertux. Via the Eggalm ski area, which is directly next to the Tirolerhof, you can conveniently reach the Rastkogel. From here, you can reach the Mayrhofen lifts ski area without having to put on your skis. The same applies to your return trip. This connection is a particularly impressive feature!

The Penken lift, newly opened in December 2015, is another enhancement to the ski area and now transports winter vacationers up the Penken at double the speed in a spacious panoramic gondola. Here, you will also find a slope experience that is unique throughout the world. The Harakiri, which is Austria's steepest slope with a 78% incline, provides a powerful kick of adrenaline and is suited only for experienced skiers. If you prefer something more leisurely, you can carve down the wide slopes on the Ahorn.

The Penken offers racing valley ski runs, while the fun slope on the Ahorn delights the kids. In the meantime, non-skiers can relax on the new terrace of the cafe-bistro and soak up the sun. A new attraction is the Penken lift, which drastically reduces waiting times and comfortably takes you up the Penken.

Facts about the Mayrhofen lifts ski area

  • 136 km of slopes - 177 ha of ski slope area - 23 lifts
  • Harakiri slope with 78 % incline - NEW Penken lift
  • Freestylers' paradise - children's paradise on the Ahorn with fun slope
  • Direct connection to the Eggalm and Rastkogel

Zillertal Arena

The mascot of the Zillertal Arena, FUNty, welcomes you to the ski area. He greets and delights little skiers and pros alike. How about a detour to the neighboring state of Salzburg? No problem. The border-crossing, 4-mountain Zillertal Arena ski area is connected to the Pinzgau. So, by taking the lift, you can cruise from one state to another in one day without even having to snap on your skis.

Other highlights of the Zillertal Arena are the many après ski pubs at the valley station. Here, you can bring a successful day of skiing to an end with music and schnapps.

Facts about the Zillertal Arena ski area

  • 143 km of slopes - 415 ha of ski slope area - 69 lifts
  • Lift connection to the neighboring state of Salzburg
  • SkiMovie and speed check route- Arena Coaster


The longest valley run in the Zillertal equipped with snow-making equipment exerts an irresistible attraction on all skiing fans. But that's not all: the region offers wide slopes and ski runs that are designed for families and beginners of every age. 

Culinary highlights in the Hochzillertal-Hochfügen-Spieljoch ski region include the Wedelhütte and Kristallhütte, which are well-known far beyond the borders. The finest cuisine is offered in a stylish ambiance here. You can check out the slopes while going on a gourmet tour through the diverse ski area in the Zillertal.

Facts about the Hochzillertal – Hochfügen – Spieljoch ski area

  • 107 km of slopes - 311 ha of ski slope area - 47 lifts
  • Night skiing - hideaway for off-piste skiers and freeriders - BMW xDrive SkiMovie route
  • Huts and restaurants for connoisseurs