Ski resorts in Montafon

Austria's most beautiful ski resorts with 226 km of pistes

SKI RESORT SILVRETTA MONTAFON - The sportiest ski area in Vorarlberg

Silvretta Montafon represents ski fun, snow safety and sensational experiences! Snow-hungry skiers will find perfect conditions for their active holidays. 37 cable cars and lifts and 140 outstandingly groomed kilometres of pistes are waiting to be discovered by you.   The longest descent in Vorarlberg challenges long-distance experts with its 1,700 altitude difference. Black pistes with inclines of up to 81% and racing runs with time measurement complete the slope adventure.

Winter facts

  •  37 lift facilities
  • 140 km of pistes (60 km blue, 45 km red, 10 km black, 25 km ski touring routes)
  • Snow safety given the altitude of up to 2,430 m
  • ski resort with multiple awards
  • Black Scorpions: the seven toughest descents, with an incline of up to 81%
  • HochjochTotale - the longest descent in Vorarlberg
  • Two racing runs with electronic time measurement (Spatla & Platina) near piste 41
  • Longest illuminated night sledding run in Vorarlberg (Garfrescha)
  • Sled run Kapell-Kropfen
  • 9 mountain restaurants and bars in the Silvretta Montafon ski resort
  • Freeride area, PIEPS avalanche training search field
  • Snowpark Montafon
  • The following localities are directly connected to the ski resort: Schruns, Silbertal, St. Gallenkirch, Gaschurn
  • NEW: Vorarlberg's fastest 8-seater cable car


SKI RESORT GARGELLEN - time to breathe. Feel the nature. 

Take a peak into paradise - in the snow and skiing paradise of Gargellen. Imposing mountains in all their beauty, long and varied pistes, easily reachable deep snow slopes, and "skiing to the house door"... this is what awaits winter guests in Gargellen. A winter with many facets: for sporty piste freaks, for snowboarders, and ideal for families due to its compact size.

Guaranteed snow - the altitude of Gargellen and the modern snow-making equipment guarantee that you can ski from December to the end of April.

  Winter facts

  • 8 lift facilities
  • 32 km of groomed pistes (20.8 blue, 5.3 red, 2 km black, 41 km ski touring routes)
  • 3 off-piste runs (6 km)
  • Winter hiking trail at 2,100 m
  •  Snow safety due to the altitude of up to 2,300 m
  •  Skiing to the house door possible
  • Optimal and varied freeride terrain - Our tip: Nidla
  • Funpark with small and medium ramps, picnic table, big wall and pyramid
  • 5 mountain restaurants/huts and the famous mountain breakfast in the Schafberghüsli
  • Child care in the village
  • Ski rental right by the Bergbahn valley station


SILVRETTA-BIELERHÖHE PASS - The highest objective in Montafon.

In winter, one accesses the Silvretta-Bielerhöhe Pass with the Vermuntbahn Partenen and the Tunnelbus. The Silvretta-Bielerhöhe Pass is a secret tip for all those who want to do sports away from the crowds. Once arrived at the Bielerhöhe Pass, at 2,032 m, visitors have a fantastic view of a gigantic mountain scenery including the highest mountain in Vorarlberg, the Piz Buin (3,212 m).

Amidst this panorama lies Silvretta Lake, which in winter is perfect for cross-country skiing with its loipes of all difficulty levels. 22 km of cross-country pleasure at 2,000 m. Bielerhöhe Pass is also the starting point for a wonderful hiking and touring area.

Winter facts 

  • 2 lift facilities
  • 2  kilometres of blue piste
  • highest-altitude cross-country loipes in Vorarlberg with several difficulty levels
  • Silvretta ski safari
  • Starting point for Vorarlberg's largest ski touring area and for many snowshoe hikes
  • 5 mountain restaurants
  • valley village: Partenen