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Obervellach

Obervellach Ski Resort Guide

Obervellach, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 2 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length77km
Highest Lift3,120m
Resort Height680m
 Nearest AirportsKlagenfurt and Ljubljana
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Obervellach

The Austrian ski resort of Obervellach is at an altitude of 680m, with 77km of marked runs.

Summary

Obervellach has direct access to 77km of downhill skiing, with 13 marked pistes, served by a total of 16 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 3,120m, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

Skiing

Obervellach offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding

Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Obervellach.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Obervellach?

The next notable snow forecast is 36cm, expected on 21 June.

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Ski Area Stats

Obervellach Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Pistes
Number of runs
13
Downhill
Total Length
77km
Cross Country
Total Length
40km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
16

Altitudes

Obervellach Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift3,120m
Lowest Piste3,100m
Resort Altitude (Obervellach)680m
Max Vertical2,440m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Obervellach
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Obervellach?

This ski resort is in Spittal an der Drau, Carinthia, Austria.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Obervellach is Klagenfurt, 80 minutes drive away.

Ljubljana, Salzburg, Graz, Trieste, Linz, Bolzano, Venice and Munich airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 16 ski lifts are able to uplift 8,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Obervellach 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 Obervellach, 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 Tourist Office Website for the latest.

Obervellach