SKIING VACATION ON THE ROOF OF TYROL – PITZTAL GLACIER & RIFFLSEE (3440M)
ONLY 3 MINUTES DRIVE TO THE VALLEY STATION RIFFLSEE-GLETSCHERBAHN
Winter is at home in the Tyrolean Pitztal. The Pitztal is also known for the roof of Tyrol, which scores with its glacier as the highest ski area in Austria (3440 m). You can rely on the snow safety.
Facts about the ski area Pitztal Glacier & Rifflsee:
- In total 40.6 honest kilometers of slopes and 120 hectares of slope area
- 22.2 km Pitztal Glacier (3.8 km blue slopes, 16.2 km red slopes, 2.2 km black slopes)
- 18,4 km Rifflsee (9,5 km blue slopes, 4,5 km red slopes, 4,4 km black slopes, 3 km ski routes)
- 12 lifts (6 lifts each)
- Snow guarantee from September to May
- Skiing vacation on Tyrol’s highest glacier!
- Starting point for the popular ski tour to Tyrol’s highest mountain – the Wildspitze 3.774 m
NEW: in the Pitztal valley is the first ski touring park in Tyrol –in secured ski terrain. Beginners enjoy equipment rental and their own ski touring tickets. Ski tourers aim for the magical goal – the Wildspitze (3774 m) – the highest mountain in North Tyrol.
Cross-country skiers look forward to healthy altitude training. Ice climbers find fascination in the waterfalls. For those who love variety in winter, the snow sports school on the Hochzeiger is happy to introduce you to the use of snowbikes. Telemark is just as popular in the Pitztal.
WINTER HIGHLIGHTS IN THE PITZTAL VALLEY
You can also choose between the Rifflsee mountain railroad, the Hochzeiger mountain railroad and the Imst ski area. All to be enjoyed with one ski pass – the Pitz-Regio-Card. In addition to skiers, snowboarders also get their money’s worth: snowboard fun park, freestyle park and half pipe are available in Jerzens and on the Pitztal Glacier.
100% SNOW SURE, 100% FUN.
What is true for the snow is also true for the Pitz Express panoramic railroad. The “star” of the modern mountain railroads, which carries you quickly and comfortably high up and puts fantastic slopes at your feet. Forget the stress of everyday life and relax with us…
This is skiing pleasure for early risers on the Hochzeiger. Thereby you can be the first to leave your tracks in the fresh deep snow.
FREERIDING MEETS SKITOURING
An emerging trend that can be observed in Pitztal. This means little elevation gain in the climb. But a lot of descent through the terrain with top guides.
Guests can take a live look behind the scenes on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Freeride fans can look forward to spring every year. That’s when the toughest freeride race in the world: “Pitztal Wild Face” is held in Pitztal. From the start at Mittagskogel, riders face 1,510 vertical meters and 4.6 kilometers of unprepared terrain to the finish area. Each driver can choose his own path in the process.
Maria Kofler from Sax ‘N’More (e) Motion to entertain you at Café 3.440: the sundowner is served with appetizers, and the spectacular view comes with it. Especially recommended is the Advent concert with “The Mayerin” at sunset.
PLAYPLACE IN THESNOW
The Hochzeiger snow sports school teaches young children from the age of three to have fun in the snow away from the slopes in a playful way with our mascots.