Montafon ski area in Vorarlberg
Skiing on your winter holiday in Austria's Alps
The Montafon skiing area makes the heart of every winter sports enthusiast beat faster! The ski area has 60 ski lifts in the individual ski areas Silvretta Montafon, Golm, Kristberg, Gargellen and Silvretta-Bielerhöhe. In Silvretta Montafon alone, 140 kilometres of pistes and 70 free-ride routes await winter sports enthusiasts. In line with our winter start offer, all Montafon lifts are in operation from mid-December at the latest, provided there is sufficient snow. For non-skiers, over 400 km of snowshoeing and winter hiking, 33 cross-country skiing trails and the longest illuminated toboggan run in Vorarlberg await
Lifts in the Montafon ski area
Only a six-minute walk from the 3-star Hotel Zimba in Schruns is the Hochjochbahn cable car in the Silvretta Montafon ski area. The lift takes you up to the Kapellalpe at 1,850 m above sea level. The Sennigrat Bahn I then takes you directly to 2,300 m above sea level. From there you can reach all the other lifts, which are open from 29 November 2019 to 19 April 2020 (Hochjoch 13/4/2020). The first ascent in the Silvretta Montafon is daily at 8:15 a.m., the last descent at 4:30 p.m..
You can reach the Golmerbahn I in the Golm skiing area after only a 10 min. drive. The lift takes you from 650 m to 1,000 m, from where you can reach 1,892 m via the Golmerbahn II and Golmerbahn III cable cars. The first ascent in the Golm ski area is daily at 8:15 a.m., the last descent at 4:30 p.m.. Ski area Golm 7.12.2019 to 13.04.2020.
After an approximately 20 min. drive from Hotel Zimba, you'll reach the valley station of the Gargellen Schafberg Bergbahn in the Gargellen ski area. This cable car takes you from 1,423 m to 2,130 m above sea level and runs daily from 6 December 2019 to 19 April 2020 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m..
About nine minutes by car from 3-star Hotel Zimba in Schruns, you reach the valley station of the Kristbergbahn cable car in the Kristberg skiing area in Montafon. The cable car takes you from 889 m to 1,444 m and the saddle lift takes you higher to 1,589 m. It takes approx. 20 minutes by car from the Hotel Zimba in Schruns to get to the valley station of the Vermuntbahn cable car, approx. 1,038 m high in the Silvretta-Bielerhöhe ski area.
Ski pass prices for the Montafon ski area
The Montafon Brandnertal Card is your ski pass for Montafon. It can be purchased for up to 14 days or for the entire winter, and gives you access to the lifts in the Montafon ski area and even to the ski lifts in Brandnertal.
This ski pass gives you access to 75 lifts and 292 km of pistes. For adults, a ski pass in the high season costs 195 euros for 4 days and 269 euros for 6 days. In the low season the cost is 166 euros for 4 days and 229 euros for 6 days. Children up to the age of 18 and senior citizens receive discounts. A detailed overview of the ski pass prices according to season and age, can be found here. Please note that our ski winter packages, include the ski pass in the price
Silvretta Montafon Hochjoch ski area
The Hochjoch is an ideal skiing area for families and the curious in particular. Children can learn to ski in a playful way in Dreamland, and even non-skiers can try out the most original sporting equipment on Blue Day.
The cosy skiing area at Golm can be reached from the motorway in just 10 minutes. The Diabolo slope is a challenge even for very athletic skiers. The Alpine Coaster, a spectacular adventure railway, is a year-round attraction.
Kristberg saddle [maybe 'Saddlery'? Is it a name?]
Sonnenbalkon Kristberg is a designated winter and snowshoe hiking area. A marked snowshoe route and a ski tour lead directly past the Kristberg saddle.
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