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St Gallenkirch

St Gallenkirch Ski Resort Guide

St Gallenkirch, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForSnowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length100km
Highest Lift2,300m
Resort Height900m
 Nearest AirportsSt. Gallen-Altenrhein and Friedrichshafen
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St Gallenkirch

A traditional village, promoted jointly with neighbouring Gortipohl, both having an ultra modern ski centre above, linked to Gaschurn on the Silvretta Nova pass, where one of the first six person bubble chairs was installed for the '95-'96 season. Trails up to 14km long. Ski School programme includes Big Foot, Carving, Ski Guide and Ski Safari. The 6km (4 mile) long toboggan run is floodlit on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday Nights.

Summary

The Austrian ski resort of St Gallenkirch is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 900m, with 100km of marked runs.

St Gallenkirch is part of the Montafon ski area with access to 136km of downhill skiing, with 44 marked pistes, served by a total of 36 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in St Gallenkirch itself (100km of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Montafon ski resort of Gargellen.

With ski lifts as high as 2,300m, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing

St Gallenkirch offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in St Gallenkirch?

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

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Ski Area Stats

St Gallenkirch Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 5 35km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
1149km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
1456km
Downhill
Total Length
100km
Cross Country
Total Length
30km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
28

Montafon Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 7 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
16
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
21
Downhill
Total Length
136km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
36

Altitudes

St Gallenkirch Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,300m
Lowest Piste900m
Resort Altitude (St Gallenkirch)900m
Max Vertical1,400m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for St Gallenkirch
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

St Gallenkirch Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in St Gallenkirch is 14km long.

Snowboarding

Facilities include box, straighjt rails, rainbow rails, down box, straight-up box,VW bus, A frame rail and much more.

Location and Map

Where is St Gallenkirch?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Sankt Gallenkirch, Bludenz.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to St Gallenkirch is St. Gallen-Altenrhein, 53 minutes drive away.

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

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

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 28 ski lifts are able to uplift 40,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 56km of ski runs, with 50 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is St Gallenkirch open?

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

Usual opening is early December, and usual closing is Mid 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 St Gallenkirch, 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 St Gallenkirch Tourist Office for the latest.

Mountain Bike Hire

There is downhill mountain biking available and you can rent Mountain Bikes in St Gallenkirch.

St Gallenkirch