In any case there are snow-making facilities covering some 90% of the area. 16 comfortable top quality chair-lifts and cable cars take the visitor from the starting point Matrei (920 m) to the winter atmosphere of the top station of the Großglockner Resort (2.405). Facing the dreamlike scenery of Austria’s highest mountain you can ski on well prepared, charming runs for all levels, wonderful deep-snow slopes, funparks, halfpipes and an exclusive carver piste.
“Pounding hearts’” holiday at Kals am Großglockner.
High quality and pure romanticism, Großglockner’s view and winter happiness added to guaranteed snow: these are the distinguishing features of Kals am Großglockner in the National Park. Best-quality slopes, idyllic village life, true hospitality and sophisticated gastronomy are the irresistible mix that recommends Kals to snow fans.
Region: National Park Region Hohe Tauern East Tyrol
Skiing area: Matreier Goldried and Glocknerblick Kals
Height: from 1.100 m to 2.600 m
Ski-runs: 90% with snow-making facilities – 390 hectares skiing-surface – 2.200 hectares skiing-area
Lifts: in total 16 (2 cable cars, 7 chair-lifts, 7 T-bars) – Height: starting station Kals:
1.350m – Starting station Matrei: 920 m – Top station 2.405 m – Loading capacity: 30.600 visitors by hour
Ski pass rates: children rate till 18 years of age – Ski-hit East Tyrol with “Mölltaler Gletscher” starting from 1,5 days – Low season rates from March 2012 (except Easter)
Snowboard: Snow-Park on the top station “Happeck”
Carver: exclusive Carver ski-run at the “Gschlöss Lift” in Kals
Extras: 1st heated chair-lift in East Tyrol – 6-chair-lift – 3 artificially snowed slopes – Skiing up to above 2.600 m
Families: Kals/Großdorf: large area for children and beginners “Dorferfelder” near the starting station – Allround ski-school for children – Matrei: “BOBO Kinderland” at the top station of EUB – Goldried, ski-school for children
Bergbahnen Kals am Großglockner GmbH & Co KG
Großdorf 70 9981 Kals am Großglockner
Tel. +43.4876.8233, Fax + 43.4876.8233.10
Matreier Goldried Bergbahnen GmbH & Co KG
Talstation 9971 Matrei in Osttirol
Tel. +43.4875.6067, Fax +43.4875.6067.4