Established in ? the Austrian ski resort Mauterndorf lies at 1122 metres altitude in the Salzburgerland region of the Austrian Alps / Alpes. With the highest lifts and ski slopes at 2360m the area is not snow sure. Over 56 snow cannons ensure artificial snow making covers 40km of trails, which equates to around 100 of the slopes. The nearest airport transfer to Mauterndorf is Salzburg at a distance of 100km or approximately ? minutes driving time. Their season runs from December to April.
Central in the Lungau ski region, Mauterndorf is lift-linked to St Michael on one side and weisspriach on the other, the lift pass includes the skiing at Obertauern taking the total area to 200km. Nearby Mariapfarr is a major cross-country ski centre, close to the lifts.
1 runs 0km
5 runs 21km
7 runs 13km
3 runs 7km
View our detailed Mauterndorf snow forecast or snow report and see all live webcams, piste maps, road and travel maps and lift pass prices. For a picture of historic snow conditions see the snow depths month by month with our Mauterndorf snow history.
|Value for money|
|Lift Pass Prices (adult 6 day)||€213 - €226|
Traditional Village /
|Resort Opens||Dec 2020|
|Resort Closes||Apr 2021|
|( snow conditions often influence opening/closing)|
|total length of Mauterndorf trails|
|Longest Lift-Served Run||7km|
|longest piste or trail reachable by lift|
|Slope Orientation||N NE|
|direction Mauterndorf area faces|
|top station of highest lift|
|bottom of lowest run|
|centre of Mauterndorf ski resort|
|total descent from top lift to bottom piste|
|Skiable Vertical||^v 1238m|
|can include extra hike up above top lift|
The mountain has 6% beginner runs or nursery slopes, 25% intermediate, 50% advanced slopes and 25% for experts - the most difficult piste is the 0.85km Mankeischuss run, with a steepness/slope angle of 35%. You can ski Mauterndorf after dark as there is night skiing on ?km of illuminated piste.
Rating for skiing gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Rating for snowboarding gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Off-Slope activities include:
Rating for apres ski gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
The Austrian resort is also known as Grosseck, Speiereck and has common misspellings:
The direction which the various Mauterndorf slopes face can make or break your ski holiday. To guarantee good snow conditions, choose a resort with piste which face the right way for the time of year you're travelling.
- In the coldest winter months of January and February pick a resort with sunny south facing slopes, so your days on the snow doesn't feel like a polar expedition. Conversely, in the warmest spring skiing months of March and especially April, a resort with cool and shady north facing trails will ensure you're not riding on slush, but benefitting from best late season snow. The best destinations have areas which face in all directions so that you're guaranteed greating conditions whatever the weather. Mauterndorf has slopes facing N NE.
Rating for snow gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Mauterndorf ski school - snowboarding course & skiing lessons
The official ski/board school is called Schischule Mauterndorf and has ? teachers teaching in English, German and taking students from a minimum age of email@example.com www.schischule-mauterndorf.at 7949
Mauterndorf for beginners gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Mauterndorf for intermediates gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Mauterndorf for expert skiers gets 2 stars out of 5 overall
Mauterndorf for snowboarding gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Mauterndorf snow sports - off slope winter mountain sports
Cross Country Skiing (langlaufen) in Mauterndorf: 35km X C ski trails, Lessons available? Y
Easy XC Ski Trails: 35km Intermediate XC Trails: 0km Difficult XC Trails: 0km
Telemark Tuittion: N Telemark Rental 0 Paragliding schools: 0
Snow mobile Rental: 0 Toboggan Run Length: 0km
Mauterndorf snow fun - off slope winter activities
Outdoor Ice Rink: 1 Indoor Ice Rink: 0 Balloon Flights: 0
Prepared Winter Walks: 0 Snowshoeing: 0 Hang Gliding : 0
Snow mobile Rental: 0 Toboggan Run Length: 0km Paragliding schools: 0
Mauterndorf non skiing facilities also include Castle, Curling, Theatre .