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TirolWest Ski Resort Guide

TirolWest, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length22km
Highest Lift2,212m
Resort Height780m
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and St. Gallen-Altenrhein
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The Tirolwest ski area is located above several villages, including Zams is a small village 3km (2 miles) from the town of Landeck. It is well placed for visits to ten major ski areas including St. Anton, Ischgl, Nauders and Serfaus. Also located within 30 km (18 miles) distance is the glacier at Kaunertal. There is an indoor pool and a very long ( 6.5km / 4 mile ) sledge run. Landeck itself is an important commercial centre for the West Tyrol, it is ideally placed touring base from which to strike out in to the Arlberg (St Anton and Lech) or Western Tyrolean ski areas.


The Austrian ski resort of TirolWest is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 780m, with 22km of marked runs.

TirolWest has direct access to 22km of downhill skiing, with 8 marked pistes, served by a total of 7 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,212m, snow cover is generally reliable.


TirolWest offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.


TirolWest offers some good boarding.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in TirolWest?

The next notable snow forecast is 2cm, expected on 28 September.

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Snow Forecast by day for TirolWest

Ski Area Stats

TirolWest Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 7 15km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 1 6km
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


TirolWest Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,212m
Lowest Piste780m
Resort Altitude (TirolWest)780m
Max Vertical1,432m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for TirolWest
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

TirolWest Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Kahpler', which is 1km in length.

Location and Map

Where is TirolWest?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Landeck, Tyrol.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to TirolWest is Innsbruck Airport, 75 minutes drive away.

St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Friedrichshafen, Memmingen, Bolzano, Zurich, Salzburg and Munich airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts are able to uplift 6,950 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 25 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is TirolWest open?

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

Usual opening is mid 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 TirolWest, 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 TirolWest Tourist Office for the latest.