Ski Area Wurzeralm Spital am Pyhrn – my winter world

Spital am Pyhrn, Oberösterreich, Österreich
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Europe’s fastest cable car takes you up to 1.400 m of altitude in only 7 minutes, where a skiing paradise for beginners, intermediates or advanced skiers, as well as snowboarders, carvers and off-piste skiers awaits you.

The Wurzeralm is located against the breathtaking backdrop of the Warscheneck in the Pyhrn-Priel region in southern Upper Austria and can be reached quickly and easily via the Pyhrn motorway (A9).

The ski area, surrounded by a wonderful mountain panorama, offers its ski fans a wide range of excellent runs and perfectly groomed slopes on 22 kilometers of slopes. Seven ascent aids, red and blue runs, two valley runs (one of which has snow-making capabilities) and a Sunny Kids Park for the ski stars of tomorrow offer everything a skier's heart desires.

The fastest funicular in Europe takes you in no time at about 1,400m above sea level to the Wurzeralm mountain station, from where you will find a ski paradise for beginners, advanced skiers, snowboarders, carvers and deep snow skiers. The highest point, the Frauenkar, lies at 1,870 meters and offers a fantastic view of the surrounding two-thousand-meter peaks and the valley. The many adventure slopes with wave run, snake run, speed track and a permanent race track with timekeeping complete the offer. Special offers such as “Family Sundays” promise fun and action with adventure stations, competitions and many advantages for the entire family.

The family friendliness is also expressed in this ski region by other attractive family offers. For example, children up to 10 years of age only need a snowman card for 4 euros per day if they buy a parent's card at the same time (family ID required).

You can experience cosiness and conviviality in the warm huts and restaurants on the Alm. The excellent restaurants invite you to relax, sunbathe and enjoy local specialties.

Daily operation from December 8, 2022 to March 26, 2023*.
(*subject to official requirements and sufficient snow conditions).


1870 m

Accessibility / arrival

From Vienna: A1 motorway towards Salzburg, A9, exit Spital/Pyhrn - to Liezen Wurzeralm.
From Munich: A8 via Salzburg –A1 - A9 - exit Spital/Pyhrn - to Liezen Wurzeralm.
From Passau: A8 to Wels North - A9 - exit Spital/Pyhrn - to Liezen Wurzeralm

  • Parking space: 500
Travelling by public transport
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lifts operating
1 Funicular (In operation)
2 Chairlifts (In operation)
3 Tows (In operation)
1 Magic carpets (In operation)

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good grip
  • Depot for skis
  • Ski kindergarten
  • Skiing
  • Freestyle (ski/board)
  • Snowboarding
  • Toilet facility
  • Food and drink available
  • Courses
Prices for a day ticket
  • Adult: € 52,00
  • Youth: € 42,00
  • Child: € 23,50
General price information


Payment methods
Debit and credit cards
ATM card
Other payment methods
Cash payment
Discounts (Memberships)
  • Holiday coupon Pyhrn-Priel
  • Suitable for friends
  • Suitable for couples
  • Suitable for children
  • Winter

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Awards for the ski resort Wurzeralm – Spital am Pyhrn, the largest ski resort test portal in the world, has presented the ski resort Wurzeralm – Spital am Pyhrn with 9 awards based on the test report from 2015-01-13.


Ski Area Wurzeralm Spital am Pyhrn – my winter world
Pyhrn 33
4582 Spital am Pyhrn

Phone +43 7564 5275
mobile +43 7564 5500
Fax machine +43 7564 5275 - 130

Contact person

Hinterstoder-Wurzeralm Bergbahnen AG
Pyhrn 33
4582 Spital am Pyhrn

Phone +43 7564 5275
mobile +43 7564 5500
Fax machine +43 7564 5275 - 130

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