Perfect slope preparation for your dream skiing day! | © Tom Lamm


Opening hours winter season 2021/22

mountain season start season end
Planai November 26th 2021 April 18th 2022
Hochwurzen December 11th 2021 April 18th 2022

The current status in the mountain report >>

All the information you need for a safe day's skiing >>


Please note that outside the operating hours and after the end of the season, the huts as well as the infrastructure on the mountain (e.g. toilets) are closed.

Evening operation Gipfelbahn Hochwurzen

days opening hours
Monday - Tuesday cable car : closed
floodlit piste & toboggan run:
from 5:00 pm till 7:00 pm
Wednesday  -Saterday cable car: from 7:00 pm till 9:30 pm
floodlit piste & toboggan run:
from 7:00 pm till 11:00 pm
Sunday no evening operation

The huts will be open during evening operating hours from Wednesday to Saturday.
On Monday and Tuesday the Hochwurzen hut is open.

Pistes are prepared daily from 17:00 onwards for optimal piste quality!

Safety always comes first - so please always observe the following operating times:

Slope no. 1 - 11

Daily from 8:30 am to 5.00 pm

Planai WM descent no. 1 Special arrangement: from 5.00 pm till 6.00 pm
Use at your own risk!

Hochwurzen FIS descent no. 31 and 35 

(from Seiterhütte)

December 25th 2021
Wednesday till Saturday use from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm as a ski route,
Night slope Hochwurzen Nr. 33 from 7:00 pm till 11:00 pm.

All other slopes (32 - 34, 36 - 43)

Use between 17.00 and 8.30 strictly forbidden!

Toboggan run Daily from 8.30 am to 17.00 pm &
from December 25th 2021
 Wednesday - Saturday from 7:00 p. till 11:00 pm

WARNING: Use outside of piste opening times is potentially fatal (piste equipment, cable winches, etc.) and is liable to legal prosecution!

Cabin fun

Piste regulations with the current piste opening times have been prepared together with the cabin hosts on the Planai and Hochwurzen. Any violations will incur corresponding compensation and/or may lead to further legal action.

An external safety organization is responsible for compliance with the piste regulations on the Planai and Hochwurzen.

Operating hours - cable cars & lifts

Piste preparation

Real-time preparations ensure piste quality

The Planai-Hochwurzen-Bahnen have made it their duty to ensure and improve the highest possible levels of safety and quality during winter operations.

Because of this piste equipment and/or snow applications may also be in use during ski operating hours. 


High up in the superpark Planai | © Roland Haschka
Mountain-Highlight´s Adventure in the snow on the Planai & Hochwurzen!
Enjoy the cosy huts on the Planai! | © Mag Art. Gregor Hartl
Culinary Winter For the perfect stopovers!
Ride down the slope on the Hochwurzen at night! | © Gregor Hartl
Hochwurzen Night Skiing Night is turned into day on the Hochwurzen!