Maria Alm Ski Resort

Maria Alm ski resort is part of the Hochkönig ski area and is located in the Austrian Alps. The skiing area has 120km of pistes and is extremely accessible – there are three airports within a two-hour drive. Maria Alm ski resort is perfect for short breaks and ski weekend getaways.

Maria Alm and its skiing area are stunning. The traditional Maria Alm village with Austrian architecture gives the ski resort that wonderful Alpine feeling. Maria Alm ski resort is home to the highest church spire in the Salzburg region. There is an exciting après scene, yet it is perfect for families.

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Maria Alm Transfer Time
Map Marker 1h 30m
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Best For...

  • Après ski
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Families
  • Intermediate skiers
  • Short breaks
  • Short transfers

Resort Statistics

  • Resort Altitude 800m
  • Skiing Altitude 1,900m
  • Total Ski Area 120km
  • Lifts 85
  • Blue Runs 52km
  • Red Runs 49km
  • Black Runs 19km
  • Cross Country 40km
Ski Areas in Maria Alm

Ski Areas in Maria Alm

Maria Alm is a beautiful, charming unspoiled village sitting at the end of the Hochkönig ski area. The village itself is beautiful, boasting an impressive church in the centre. The area is best for adventurous intermediates looking to have some fun and maybe challenge themselves, however, there are also some local nursery slopes for beginners. Maria Alm has 40km of cross country trails too, for those that may fancy trying something new.

Skiing in Maria Alm

Skiing in Maria Alm

Maria Alm ski resort is part of the Hochkönig ski area and has access to 120km of downhill skiing. 85 lifts serve 83 individual pistes covering all difficulty levels. They tend to be wide and lined by trees as they take you through the forest, and provide fantastic skiing for intermediate skiers in particular, boasting three snow parks for the more adventurous skier and excellent off-piste territory. For beginners, there are also great local nursery slopes available.

Snowboarding in Maria Alm

Snowboarding in Maria Alm

The Blue Tomato Kings Park in Mühlbach, contains the longest park in Austria. The fun slope, complete with waves and tunnels, makes Maria Alm an extremely exciting resort. Lovely wide pistes and access to three snow parks has made Maria Alm a haven for snowboarders.

Ski Schools in Maria Alm

Ski Schools in Maria Alm

With many ski schools and instructors to choose between, there really is something for everybody.

We’ve partnered with New Generation and Oxygène and highly recommend their services. All of our partners offer fantastic lessons for all skiing ability levels.

Book your ski lessons with our recommended suppliers. If you’re travelling during a peak week be sure to book these well in advance.

Restaurants in Maria Alm

Restaurants in Maria Alm

Maria Alm ski resort is full of choices when it comes to restaurants. There is a great variety of rustic huts both on and off the mountains, making it easy to find somewhere to suit everyone throughout your stay.

Après Ski in Maria Alm

Après Ski in Maria Alm

After a great day of skiing, Maria Alm ski resort is best known for its ‘Sundowner’. Awaiting you at the ski huts is the most beautiful sunset, combined with culinary treats and cocktails. There is an abundance of rustic huts and umbrella bars throughout the resort that make the perfect location to socialise and drink throughout the evening.

Non-Skiers in Maria Alm


For non-skiers, there are fantastic snowshoe tours, some lasting up to six hours, that make a great way to experience the beauty of the mountains. Many of the hotels in Maria Alm ski resort will also have spas, perfect for relaxing in.

Map of Maria Alm

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