1.640m - 3.440 m

Austria’s highest glacier ski area offers great skiing from mid-September to mid-May. Where guaranteed snow is a sheer delight and Austria’s highest cable car – the Pitz-Panoramabahn – takes you up to 3,440 m

You reach the striking gorge in the inner Pitztal Valley, the Mittagskogel, in just a few minutes with the glacier underground railway Pitzexpress. Excellent slopes of all levels of difficulty, the distinctive Wildspitze (Tyrol’s highest mountain at 3,774 m) and a fantastic high mountain panorama await you.


Highlights at the Pitztal Glacier
  • 40 km of perfectly groomed slopes
  • 7 ski lifts
  • cross-country skiing center
  • halfpipe, boardercross, speedtiming
  • Starting point for ski tour to the "Wildspitze
  • Austria's highest coffee house - Café 3440
  • Connection to the skiing area Rifflsee


1.640 m - 2.800m

The family-friendly ski resort opens from early December until mid-April. The rustic “Pitztal ski hut” with its umbrella bar is right next to the valley run.

You can look forward to attractive variations of the Grubenkopf (2,800 m) mountain at Lake Rifflsee. Guaranteed snow makes skiing here a real joy. The small, but charming resort around Lake Rifflsee, which lies at an altitude of 2,200 m, is extremely popular. As a welcome alternative to the ski runs on the glacier, you can have fun here whether you are a carver, free rider or a fan of groomed slopes. Children under the age of 10 receive a Bambini Free Pass.


Highlights at Rifflsee
  • 19 km of perfectly groomed slopes
  • 6 lifts
  • Snow-sure cross-country ski trail
  • Connection to the Pitztal Glacier


1.450 m - 2.450 m

The family-friendly ski resort in the heart of Pitztal. The Hochzeiger resort offers fantastic skiing and snowboarding as well as plenty of fun off the slopes too: tobogganing during the day and at night, impressive demonstrations by the Hochzeiger ski school with music, shows and après-ski fun. The Hochzeiger ski season lasts from the end of November until mid-April. Children under the age of 10 receive a Bambini Free Pass. The free and convenient ski bus takes you from Imst to the Hochzeiger ski area.


Highlights at Hochzeiger
  • 40 km of slopes
  • 9 lifts
  • Snowpark & permanent race track
  • Natural toboggan run, Thursday is night tobogganing
  • Winter hiking trail Zirbenweg at 2.000 m


Pitztal Glacier Rifflsee

The top trained ski instructors adapt the lessons and ski courses to your personal requirements. Tailor-made ski courses are offered for beginners, advanced and returning skiers, children and teenagers, in groups or completely private.

You will be shown the most beautiful slopes on the Pitztal Glacier and there is also a lot to discover off-piste during ski guiding. In addition, cross-country skiing courses and guided snowshoe and winter hikes can be booked.


The offer includes
  • Every week a "free taster day with ski instructors"
  • Ski courses for the whole family, special children and youth ski courses
  • Ski lessons in small groups or private lessons for every skill level
  • 4 possibilities for registration as well as different meeting points
  • Upon request, the hotel bus will take you to the mountain lifts
  • Reserved seating for lunch: Pitztal ski hut & Pitztal alpine pasture
  • Equipment advice, ski rental and information about the ski area
  • Winter hiking and cross-country skiing lessons
  • Organization of incentives: skiing, snowshoe or night hikes, toboggan evenings, ice climbing




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Accommodations at different locations in the Pitztal

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From the sports hotel to the rustic alpine hut


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The Pitztal

Ideal starting point for your vacation

Pitztaler Gletscher

Pitztal Glacier

The Pitztal Glacier, Austria’s highest glacier ski region up to 3,440 m, guarantees snow and fun on the slopes regardless of the weather.

Pitztal Ski Hut

Wanderparadies Pitztal

Hiking paradise

The hiking areas at the Rifflsee, Pitztal Glacier and Hochzeiger open up varied possibilities for hiking and mountaineering.



The Wildspitzbahn lift

The highest and most modern cable car in Austria - the new Wildspitzbahn & Café 3.440 are Tyrol's new highlight.

Café 3440

Bikeurlaub Pitztal

Bike vacation

The Pitztal offers a wide range of possibilities for bikers. In total there are 95 km of designated mountain bike trails in the Pitztal.

Bike tours

Schischule Pitztaler Gletscher Rifflsee

Ski School Pitztal Glacier Rifflsee

Tailor-made ski courses are offered for beginners, advanced and returning skiers, children and teenagers, in groups or completely private.


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