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Donnersbachwald Ski Resort Guide

Donnersbachwald, Austria

Rated: 2/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners and Snowboarders.
Total Piste Length20km
Highest Lift1,980m
Resort Height980m
 Nearest AirportsLinz and Graz
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The Austrian ski resort of Donnersbachwald is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 980m, with 20km of marked runs.


Donnersbachwald has direct access to 20km of downhill skiing, with 23 marked pistes, served by a total of 3 ski lifts.


Donnersbachwald offers good sking, particularly, for Beginner skiers.


Donnersbachwald offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Donnersbachwald.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Donnersbachwald is 7km long and the most difficult run is the 'Europacup Hang'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Donnersbachwald?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Donnersbachwald.

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Snow Forecast by day for Donnersbachwald

Ski Area Stats

Donnersbachwald Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 5 7km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 16km
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Donnersbachwald Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,980m
Lowest Piste980m
Resort Altitude (Donnersbachwald)980m
Max Vertical1,000m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Donnersbachwald
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Donnersbachwald?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Donnersbachwald is Linz, 98 minutes drive away.

Graz, Salzburg, Ljubljana, Klagenfurt, Vienna and Munich airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The three ski lifts are able to uplift 3,600 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 7km of ski runs, with 10 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Donnersbachwald 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 Donnersbachwald, 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 Donnersbachwald Tourist Office for the latest.