Ski Resort Obergurgl-Hochgurgl

Skiing in the Ötztal

3000 m high mountains form the setting all around. 110 km of powder snow pistes. And you are right in the middle of it. The ski resort Obergurgl-Hochgurgl is the desired destination for passionate winter athletes. 35 km easy, 55 km intermediate and 20 km difficult pistes inspire skiers of all levels. Wide pistes and 24 state-of-the-art lifts guarantee for the carving turns of your dreams. 13 huts and 12 restaurants invite you to a perfect ending of a beautiful day in the snow.

Snow-reliable ski resort

Sheer winter-fun from mid-November until the beginning of May. Obergurgl-Hochgurgl is the home of snow and transforms into a winter wonderland, because of its altitude (1,800 - 3,080 m), very early and very long. Therefore, year after year the region excites winter sportsmen already from mid of November. The latest technology and innovative know-how provide snow guarantee with always perfectly prepared pistes day by day.

A special highlight in the ski region Obergurgl-Hochgurgl is sun skiing in the spring. When the snow has already melted in most valleys, Obergurgl can present perfect snow conditions. Enjoy ski runs in bright sunshine on glittering firn snow and empty pistes. Sun skiing in Obergurgl is an unforgettable experience!

Ski lift in Obergurgl

Thanks to the 24 lifts with a high transport capacity (ca. 40,000 skiers per hour), you will hardly face any waiting times in the ski region Obergurgl-Hochgurgl.

  • 7 circular gondola lifts
  • 2 6-person bubble chair lifts
  • 4 4-person bubble lifts
  • 1 4-person chair lift
  • 8 T-bar lifts
  • 2 conveyor belts

The circular gondola lift Top Express connects Obergurgl with Hochgurgl. During the 9-minute ride, skiers enjoy a breath-taking view of the surrounding glacier summits.


The diamond of the alps is multifaceted. The area presents itself as a recreative jewel on the one hand, and then as a paradise for athletes on the other hand. Whether you like cross-country skiing, winter hiking, tobogganing, ice-skating, indoor golfing or horseback riding - in Obergurgl-Hochgurgl you will detect your personal winter paradise.

By the way: With the new Pow(d)er Card you can ski without limit in the neighbouring ski region Sölden!