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Waidring ski holidays

Established in 1947 the Austrian ski resort Waidring lies at 781 metres altitude in the Tirol / Tyrol region of the Austrian Alps / Alpes. With the highest lifts and ski slopes at 1900m the area is not snow sure. Over 38 snow cannons ensure artificial snow making covers 32km of trails, which equates to around 92 of the slopes. The nearest airport transfer to Waidring is Salzburg at a distance of 54km or approximately 50 minutes driving time. Their season runs from December to April.

SNO-man says

Waidring has a small and undemanding ski area on its doorstep, With more varied and expansive skiing on the Steinplatte complete with six and eight seat chairlifts and new high-capacity gondola. The resort has a reputation for snow-cover and grooming quality. Village life is relaxed and friendly.

Alpine Downhill Runs

Beginner Trails
 0 runs 0km
0%  Intermediate Trails
 7 runs 17.8km
50%  Advanced Trails
 8 runs 16km
45%  Expert Trails
 1 runs 1.2km

Resort and Holiday Stats

Apres Ski
Family/child Friendly
Value for money
Lift Pass Prices (adult 6 day)€? - €198
Traditional Village / Purpose Built Resort
Resort OpensDec 2016
Resort ClosesApr 2017
(snow conditions often influence opening/closing)

Mountain and Slopes

Downhill Runs35km
total length of Waidring trails
Longest Lift-Served Run2.7km
longest piste or trail reachable by lift
Slope Orientation?
direction Waidring area faces
Top Altitude1900m
top station of highest lift
Bottom Altitude781m
bottom of lowest run
Resort Altitude781m
centre of Waidring ski resort
Vertical Drop1119m
total descent from top lift to bottom piste
Skiable Vertical^v 1119m
can include extra hike up above top lift

Skiing in Waidring

16 pistes and trails means approximately 35km of runs. 11 Waidring lifts have capacity to transport 20099 per hour. The longest run in the Austrian ski resort is over 2.7km.

SNO-man says

The mountain has 0% beginner runs or nursery slopes, 50% intermediate, 45% advanced slopes and 5% for experts - the most difficult piste is the ?km ? run, with a steepness/slope angle of ?%. There is no night skiing.

Rating for skiing gets 3 stars out of 5 overall    

Snowboarding in Waidring

Of the 11 ski lifts, 3 are surface lifts or "drag lifts" - this gives an indication of how modern the lift system is and how good Waidring is for snowboarding - especially for beginners learning to board. Facilities include 1 terrain parks and 1 half pipe (longest half pipe length is 0 metres), 0 quarter pipe and 0 boardercross courses.

SNO-man says

Rating for snowboarding gets 3 stars out of 5 overall    

Waidring Apres Ski

Off-Slope activities include:

3 apres ski bars 14 restaurants 0 bowling 1 night club 0 cinema 0 billiards / pool 0 games room 0 concert 0 indoor swimming 0 outdoor heated pools 1 saunas 0 hot tubs 1 solariums 1 masseurs 0 indoor ice skating 2 outdoor ice skating 0 indoor sports centre 0 indoor tennis 0 squash racquetball 1 sleigh rides 0 ballooning 2 horse riding 33 prepare winter walks 0 climbing 0 golf 0 fishing 0 museum 0 library Plus these additional apres ski facilities Bobsleigh, Shooting.

SNO-man says


Rating for apres ski gets 2 stars out of 5 overall    

"Waidring" by any other name

The Austrian resort is also known as Waidring Steinplatte and has common misspellings:

The direction which the various Waidring 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. Waidring has slopes facing ?.

Rating for snow gets 3 stars out of 5 overall    

Waidring reviews, 3.3 star rating and information is collated by SNO man from staff experience and customer feedback.
Luxury & 5 Star
Accommodation only
25 Mar 2017
Without Flights £70
25 Mar 2017
Without Flights £87
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