Winter in St. Anton

Ski Arlberg was named the best ski area in the world by at the start of the 2017/2018 winter season. 250 ski resorts worldwide took part in this test and St.Anton is naturally delighted about this valuable award. With 90 out of 100 points achieved, Ski Arlberg fought its way ahead of Zermatt, Serfaus and Fiss Ladis. Skiing holidays in the Arlberg are always the right choice.

Best ski area in the world

1st place: In the test, Ski Arlberg convinced in all categories with its ski areas St. Anton, Lech-Zürs and Warth-Schröcken. Beginners and families feel just as comfortable on the numerous pistes in all levels of difficulty as professionals and freeriders. State-of-the-art lifts, great restaurants and the legendary après-ski round off the offer in Austria's largest ski area. In addition, the Arlberg has two wonderful ski runs, "Run of Fame" (65 kilometres, 18,000 metres altitude difference) and "Der Weiße Ring" (22 kilometres, 5,500 metres altitude difference).

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Skiing in St. Anton

When you say Arlberg, you usually think of untracked deep-snow runs. Experience unforgettable moments with a ski guide and learn how to ski in untracked terrain or simply use the numerous downhill possibilities in secured terrain. As a ski area test winner 2017/2018 you are guaranteed not to do anything wrong when you come to St. Anton.


With 340km of slopes you will never be bored and there is a lot to discover in the Arlberg area.

Sea level 1300 to 2800 m.a.s.l.
94 ultra-modern mountain railways and lifts (partly heated)
high snow reliability due to artificial snow
25 ski conveyor belts for beginners and children
340 kilometres of ski runs in all levels of difficulty
200 kilometres of runs in deep snow, pure wilderness

Cross-country skiing in St. Anton

On skis through the valleys of the Arlberg region 40 km of classic cross-country ski run and suitable for skating. Night cross-country skiing as a special experience.22 km of trails lead through the romantically snow-covered Stanzertal, past breathtaking mountain formations.alternatively, you can also choose the trail into the Verwalltal (10 km). Cross country skiing Arlberg.

Cross-country skiing

The two ski schools in St. Anton and Arlberg provide professional help for beginners and teach guests the basics of the sport.
You can get a map of the cross-country ski runs as *.pdf at our reception, and here.
Here you can inform yourself about the condition of the cross-country ski run.

Winter hiking

Winter hiking trails with quiet forest sections as well as routes across meadows and mountain tracks await winter hikers. The perfectly prepared winter hiking trails are an oasis for relaxing winter walks. The best way to discover the special features is on a guided pleasure hike through the snow-covered landscape.


Hiking through deep snowy forests in absolute silence. Contemplative and beautiful.

Deep-snow skiing

The feeling of being able to ski down a slope in untouched deep snow with ski touring skis is incomparable. This indescribably beautiful feeling is still present after years of skiing.


If you want to know exactly, you can ski through the deep snow together with a guide. It is an indescribable feeling that conjures up a big grin on the face of everyone who has done it.


A sleigh ride is a very special nature experience for young and old. Get on the sledge and into the valleys, which offer breathtaking scenery at any time of year.


Discover gigantic mountain massifs, hidden turquoise mountain lakes and enjoy the magnificent view of our wonderful Arlberg region.