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Mariazell

Mariazell Ski Resort Guide

Mariazell, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length3km
Highest Lift1,267m
Resort Height870m
 Nearest AirportsGraz and Vienna
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Mariazell

The Austrian ski resort of Mariazell is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 870m, with 3km of marked runs.

Summary

Mariazell has direct access to 3km of downhill skiing, with 7 marked pistes, served by a total of 6 ski lifts.

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.

Snowboarding

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

Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Nordwest Abfahrt'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Mariazell?

The next notable snow forecast is 2cm, expected on 6 December, with around 30cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Mariazell Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 3km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 1 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 5 
Downhill
Total Length
3km
Cross Country
Total Length
70km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
6

Altitudes

Mariazell Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,267m
Lowest Piste870m
Resort Altitude (Mariazell)870m
Max Vertical397m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Mariazell
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Ski Hire in Mariazell

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Ski Lessons in Mariazell

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To choose a Ski School, and book Group Ski Lessons or a Private Instructor, see Mariazell Ski Schools and Mariazell Ski Instructors.

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Location and Map

Where is Mariazell?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Halltal, Bruck-Mürzzuschlag.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Mariazell is Graz, 104 minutes drive away.

Vienna, Linz, Bratislava and Klagenfurt airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The six ski lifts are able to uplift 6,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

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

Season Dates

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

Mariazell