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Riefensberg

Riefensberg Ski Resort Guide

Riefensberg, Austria

Rated: 2/5 (from 1 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length7km
Highest Lift1,200m
Resort Height781m
 Nearest AirportsSt. Gallen-Altenrhein and Friedrichshafen
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Riefensberg

A peaceful, family-oriented village surrounded by snow covered meadows and woodland. The four lifts are not part of the 3 Valleys Super Pass covering many of the villages in the local Bergenzerwald area.

Summary

The Austrian ski resort of Riefensberg is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 781m, with 7km of marked runs.

Riefensberg has direct access to 7km of downhill skiing, with 14 marked pistes, served by a total of 10 ski lifts.

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

Skiing

Riefensberg offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding

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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Riefensberg?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Riefensberg Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 5 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 8 7km
Downhill
Total Length
7km
Cross Country
Total Length
28km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
10

Altitudes

Riefensberg Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,200m
Lowest Piste1,000m
Resort Altitude (Riefensberg)781m
Max Vertical419m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Riefensberg
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Location and Map

Where is Riefensberg?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Bregenz, Vorarlberg.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Riefensberg is St. Gallen-Altenrhein, 48 minutes drive away.

Friedrichshafen, Memmingen, Zurich, Stuttgart, Innsbruck Airport, Munich, Basel, Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg and Lugano airports are all within three hours drive.

Friedrichshafen and St. Gallen-Altenrhein are just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 10 ski lifts are able to uplift 4,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 4km of ski runs, with 6 snow cannons.

Season Dates

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

Riefensberg