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New at Schmittenhöhe – Zell am See

Planned project


zellamseeXpress I (Viehhofen-Winkelstation)


10pers. Gondola lift with seat heating (monocable circulating ropeway)

Details here


2018/2019


Expansion of panorama restaurant

Our panorama restaurant on the Areit III mountain station will be expanded by two cozy restaurant room's and one lounge bar.

Audi Ski Run on the Schmitten

In winter 2018/19 the Audi Ski Run will be established on the north slope. It's a giant slalom with an stunning view at lake Zell.

New ski bridge on the south slope

Over the summer 2018 a new ski bridge was built on the south slope. This innovation allows our ski guests to get to the end of the slope without unbuckeling their ski's and walking across the street.

2017/2018


areitXpress


10pers. Gondola lift with seat heating (monocable circulating ropeway)

Details here


2016/2017


zellamseeXpress II (Winkelstation-Salersbachköpfl)


10pers. Gondola lift with seat heating (monocable circulating ropeway)

Details here


Slope expansions - Summer 2016

Through slope expansions and adaptations in the Nightslope area as well as on the Trass and Standard valley runs, a total of 3 hectares of slope area has been gained. This improves the quality and safety of the slopes for the skiers.

New connection and new slope: From Glemmtal up to the Schmitten

With the new zellamseeXpress, the old downhill run used in the years between 1930 and 1980 will be reopened. Since the winter of 2014/2015, the old downhill run has been open for ski tours down to Viehhofen. The new 10-seater mono-cable gondola runs from a corner station above Viehhofen up to the top station on the Salersbachköpfl at 1,920 meters (section 2). From there a 3.3 km long red slope lined with snow making machines leads you to the corner station. This allows Schmitten guests to see the bigger picture. With the construction of the new lift, a completely new slope offers winter athletes even more skiing comfort. By the way, on the Schmitten, 100% of the slopes have snow-making capability - snow and slope enjoyment is thereby guaranteed!

2015/2016


KIDSSLOPE

In the new children´s adventure terrain on the Glocknerwiese, all the needs of families and beginners are perfectly fulfilled, from the lift to the slope. There is a wide offering for beginner and advanced Winter athletes. These accompany kids from their first attempts in the snow right up to safely skiing on the slope. Get more details on our website at: www.schmitten.at/en/winter/highlights/kidsslope

2014/2015


New Freeride Ski Route to Viehhofen

A former Schmitten ski slope will be open again this year for keen freeriders. This northern slope is a 4 km, powdery and avalanche safe natural snow run to Viehhofen. The return trip to Zell is possible by bus or taxi.


Schmitten Nightslope

As of this winter, skiing fans can extend their ski day three times a week. Beginning on 23 December, the floodlit slope in the middle of Zell am See welcomes night skiing tuesday, thursday and friday from 6:30 PM until 9:30 PM. Use of the night slope is included in the price of a valid ski ticket. Evening ticket prices: Adults € 12 / Children and Youths € 6.

Funslope XXL with SpotOn video tracker - even more fun and variety from the longest Funslope

Thanks to SpotOn, the brand new video system for smartphones, you can be filmed via GPS by up to six cameras during your run on the Funslope. Immediately afterwards, you can download your videos onto your smartphone and share them on all social media channels. The videos also provide exciting information such as maximum speed, average speed and recording time.

2013/2014


Glocknerbahn


8pers. High speed chairlift (detachable) with bubble and seat heating

Details here


Schmitten Nightslope

Skiing at night is one more winter highlight. On the new Nightslope near the Ebenberg lift, guests can extend their ski or snowboard day on the Schmitten. Twice a week, slope No. 17 offers a fabulous view over the twinkling city of Zell am See. Enjoy the freshly groomed floodlit slope in this special atmosphere under the stars.

The new Glockner lift

The new 8-seater Glocknerbahn chairlift, the third child-safe chairlift on the mountain, is open. The safety bar locks and is ideal for safely transporting children. It is now possible to transport seven children accompanied by only one adult. The lift is equipped with heated, cushioned seats and weather protectors as well as a height-adjustable people mover, which is both innovative and child-friendly.

Funslope XXL

The Funslope located near the Hochmais lift on the Sonnenalm offers guaranteed fun on elements such as the snail, tunnel and steep curves. With an unbelievable length of 1,300 m, the Schmitten Funslope is the longest funslope in the world and guarantees burning thighs by the end of the course!
The Snowpark area, right next to the Funslope, awaits with a row of butter boxes, wave boxes and kickers.

Schmidolin's Dragon Park

Kids can enjoy the new Schmidolin Dragon Park this winter season, at the mountain station of the Glockner lift. Schmidolin and his helpers show the kids how to make their first turns on this gentle terrain. Fun is guaranteed with various obstacles and figures.

2012/2013


Sonnengratbahn


4pers. Chairlift (fixed-grip)

Details here


2011/2012


2010/2011


New SkiMovie course on the Schmitten for the film stars of tomorrow


Expansion of the snow-making capabilities

New Plettsaukopf reservoir

New Schmittenhöhe lift/trassXpress base station


2009/2010


Kettingbahn


6pers. High speed chairlift (detachable) with bubble and seat heating

Details here


Schmittenhöhebahn


45pers. Aerial tramway/Reversible ropeway

Details here


New Rome Park

The funpark for freaky freestylers and boarders on the Hahnkopf with rails, fun boxes, kickers, spins and a quarterpipe.

2007/2008


trassXpress


8pers. Gondola lift with seat heating (monocable circulating ropeway)

Details here


Breiteckbahn


6pers. High speed chairlift (detachable) with bubble and seat heating

Details here


2005/2006


Hochmaisbahn


6pers. High speed chairlift (detachable) with bubble and seat heating

Details here


2003/2004


cityXpress


4pers. Gondola lift (monocable circulating ropeway)

Details here


2001/2002


Kapellenbahn


4pers. Chairlift (fixed-grip)

Details here


2000/2001


Ebenbergbahn


2pers. Chairlift (fixed-grip)

Details here


1998/1999


Hirschkogel-Express


4pers. High speed chairlift (detachable)

Details here


1996/1997


Areitbahn Sektion 2


6pers. Gondola lift (monocable circulating ropeway)

Details here


Areitbahn Sektion 3


6pers. Gondola lift (monocable circulating ropeway)

Details here


1992/1993


Hochzellerbahn


2pers. Chairlift (fixed-grip)

Details here


1984/1985


Sonnkogelbahn


3pers. High speed chairlift (detachable)

Details here


1982/1983


1978/1979


Sonnenalmbahn


60pers. Aerial tramway/Reversible ropeway

Details here


1972/1973


1970/1971


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