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HochZeiger Ski Resort Guide

HochZeiger, Austria

Rated: 2/5 (from 1 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length54km
Highest Lift2,450m
Resort Height1,450m
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and St. Gallen-Altenrhein
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The Austrian ski resort of HochZeiger is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,450m, with 54km of marked runs.


HochZeiger is part of the Pitztal ski area with access to 48km of downhill skiing, with 40 marked pistes, served by a total of 22 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in HochZeiger itself (54km of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Pitztal ski resorts of Pitztaler Gletscher and Rifflsee.

With ski lifts as high as 2,450m, snow cover is generally reliable.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


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

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in HochZeiger is 2km long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in HochZeiger?

The next notable snow forecast is 2cm, expected on 29 November, with around 3cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for HochZeiger

Ski Area Stats

HochZeiger Ski Area

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

Pitztal Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 6 8km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 9 11km
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


HochZeiger Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,450m
Lowest Piste1,450m
Resort Altitude (HochZeiger)1,450m
Max Vertical1,000m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for HochZeiger

Ski Hire in HochZeiger

Ski Hire Shops in HochZeiger.

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Location and Map

Where is HochZeiger?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Arzl im Pitztal, Imst.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to HochZeiger is Innsbruck Airport, 60 minutes drive away.

St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Memmingen, Bolzano, Friedrichshafen and Salzburg 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.


Ski Lift Capacity

The nine ski lifts are able to uplift 15,400 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 23km of ski runs, with 66 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is HochZeiger open?

 Open from : 2 December 2022.

 Closes : 15 April 2023.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

Piste Map

HochZeiger Piste Map

HochZeiger Webcams

The Webcams in HochZeiger are not always up-to-date. Please check the date on the image to ensure you are seeing current snow conditions.