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Going am Wilden Kaiser

Going am Wilden Kaiser Ski Resort Guide

Going am Wilden Kaiser, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners and Snowfall!
Total Piste Length49km
Highest Lift1,550m
Resort Height800m
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and Munich
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Going am Wilden Kaiser

An attractive village located in one of Austria's largest inter-connected ski areas (the Ski-Welt). Excellent for beginners at resort level, others go up the mountain.

Summary

The Austrian ski resort of Going am Wilden Kaiser is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 800m, with 49km of marked runs.

Going am Wilden Kaiser is part of the SkiWelt area with access to 288km of downhill skiing, with 186 marked pistes, served by a total of 90 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Going am Wilden Kaiser itself (49km of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other SkiWelt ski resorts of Brixen im Thale, Ellmau, Hopfgarten im Brixental, Itter, Kelchsau, Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser, Söll and Westendorf.

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

Skiing

There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Going am Wilden Kaiser?

The next notable snow forecast is 2cm, expected on 10 December, with around 3cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Going am Wilden Kaiser Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 1km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
1419km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
2424km
Downhill
Total Length
49km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
20

SkiWelt Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
1317km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
74129km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
99134km
Downhill
Total Length
288km
Cross Country
Total Length
197km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
90

Altitudes

Going am Wilden Kaiser Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,550m
Lowest Piste820m
Resort Altitude (Going am Wilden Kaiser)800m
Max Vertical750m

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Going am Wilden Kaiser Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Alpseite'.

Snowboarding

The Ski Welt has a 'boarder-friendly attitude as well as some useful terrain. There are terrain parks in Ellmau (complete with kicker, rails for sliding and a ground loop), Westendorf and Soll.

Location and Map

Where is Going am Wilden Kaiser?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Skiwelt, Kitzbuheler Alpen.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Going am Wilden Kaiser is Innsbruck Airport, 60 minutes drive away.

Munich, Salzburg, Bolzano, Linz and Memmingen airports are all within three hours drive.

Innsbruck Airport is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 20 ski lifts are able to uplift 135,100 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 210km of ski runs, with 1000 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Going am Wilden Kaiser open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

Usual opening is mid December, and usual closing is Early April.

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 Going am Wilden Kaiser, 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.

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