Bergeralm – The Frozen Heaven


With the onset of winter season, who all are excited to see the beauty of this weather closely? For those who love white fluffy snow, winter is the best time of year. Many of us look forward to the winter season while others feel bad that the summer is over. Get ready to rejuvenate yourself and feel youthful again by sharing some exciting activities on the paradise of snow. Find your love for the weather while we take you to the most exciting and surreal places where you can enjoy with your family and make your bond stronger.




About the place


The resort is located in the western part of the United States, and is a ski resort that finds itself located in the Colville National Forest in Stevens County, Washington. It is at a distance of 10 miles (16 km) east of Chewelah and 42 miles (68 km) north of Spokane which makes it readily available from the highways connecting these towns.


Bergeralm Statistics

Base Elevation: 3445 feet

Summit Elevation: 7218 feet

Vertical Drop: 3773 feet

Well if you are then gearing up to the most mesmerizing place in Bergeralm, Austria. Don’t you wish to go away from your monotonous life for once and just rejuvenate the youth that’s hidden inside you? Enjoy with your children and make snowballs, snowmen for that matter! Wake up to the scenic beauty stretched towards those hilly and snowy mountains; watch your children, or you are the special one playing in the snow and calling you to enjoy with them!

If you are up for this type of vacation, then you must simply visit Bergeralm.  Whether by car, train, bus, or airplane – the Bergeralm region is ideally connected thanks to good transport links so that holidaymakers easily and quickly arrive in the heart of Bergeralm.

Family-friendly and well maintained, the Bergeralm Ski resort above Steinach am Brenner is the most incredible form of its being. The arena close to the Austria-Italy border is a place for enjoying with multiple outdoor activities including skiing, coannoying, and snowkiting!



Visitors to the Bergeralm resort do not only enjoy the spacious arena with activities but also the scenic beauty. One can never miss out the extraordinary view of mountains which dominate the valley connecting Italy and Austria. The resort can be reached from Innsbruck via the motorway through boasts slopes between 1,000 m (3280.84ft) and 2,000 m (6561.68 ft). The pistes have been certified by the local administration and has also won numerous awards.  The ones who’re immature or are beginners can find the slope near the Hochsonnlift. You do not have to worry for your children as there are certain activities for them also including a children’s funpark and skicross course. The arena has 5 lifts in total with 1 cable car/gondola, 2 cable lift and 2 2-chair lifts. The resort is just under 1050 m (87.5 ft) with 28 trials in total; 9 being for easy, 10 being for medium and 9 for expert.

Night Ride

Night Skiing has its own special charm: crystal clear air, perfectly groomed slopes and more snow that gives you the ultimate night ride-feeling. With more than 9 km (5.5 miles) and four runs illuminated, Bergeralm is one of the largest night ski resorts of Europe. The ski arena Bergeralm is not only the trendsetter for classic skiers, but provides for snowboarders, and the new school has its own lighted fun park! The night ride show is offered 3 times a week: every Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday from 18.30 to 21.30 clock.



Fun Park (lighted)

The Ski and Sports Arena Bergeralm offers snowboarders a rejuvenated school with a unique fun park including various highlights. Kickers, rails, fun boxes and other highlights inspire freestyle techniques. The fun area is a venue for national and international competitions.


Snowmaking System

The snow making system comprising many snow cannons, with their own water storage pond guarantees snow from late November to mid-April!

Ski Kinderland Bergeralm

Noah, the little brown bear, is the mascot of our ski area. Are you looking for excitement, action, and variety? Yes? Then you will be delighted by the program! Whether skiing or snowboarding – fun and action is definitely guaranteed. There is never boredom! In the ski kinderland, you will try your first skiing and snowboarding together with other kids. During playful practice, you forget the time and experience a lot of adventure!



Bergeralm Ski School

Right next to the Bergeralm Valley Station – with the children’s ski school. Highly trained winter sports instructors teach the techniques of all winter sports – and to all ages. So the way to learn in the fun on the slopes.


Ski & Snowboarding Schools

You can learn from the professional in the holiday region Wipptal with top ski schools. Here you will find an overview of all contacts. You do not have to worry as there are many professionals, trainers will be teaching you and guiding you through the process. You can also find certain schools who provide you the chance to learn the perfect technique on how to skiing. Some of them are Ski School Bergeralm, Office trins, Hansi ski, snowboard & Race School and last but not the least Top Ski School. All these schools will make sure you not only get the best of the tour but also will teach you and give you some additional tips and tricks to elevate your skills and fun.


Things to Do

In the given ski and fun arena the winter commences at the end of November and lasts until April. Due to the 146 snow-making machines, you will see the snow all over. The arena has been even used and appreciated by the World Cup teams, and they even use it for practice.

One cannot really forget about the racing course and the mogul slopes here. One can find the most amazing slope, the 1 km long “Manni Pranger Slope”. This slope with a 102% gradient respectively 46° is the steepest primed downhill of Austria! Nösslachjoch-Tal Slope” is, however, the longest slope with 5 km (1.3m) long overcoming an altitude difference of 1000 m (3280ft).

Also a 5 km (3.1 miles) long toboggan run, stretching across a tunnel is ideal to spend an unforgettable day on holidays. The arena and the skiing area have been awarded on 2013 for the best night-time skiing arena. The Bergeralm ski and fun arena also offers you a Bagjump which is a huge cushion with air inside designed for a soft and smooth landing with the ski. Real fun!



Rental & Depot


Snowsport Georg Messer – a top equipped ski & snowboard rental is located directly at the valley station of the Bergeralm mountain railways.

They offer:

Top equipped ski hire directly at the valley station Bergeralm

Depotmöglichkeit – with them you can deposit your equipment comfortably and do not have to drag your skis and shoes into the hotel

Modern ski service area for best preparation of ski & boards

Skisportgeschäft with test center and test & buy possibility, so that you can buy the right ski or suitable shoe guaranteed

Information and registration of the ski school Bergeralm

A competent and motivated team who will be happy to help you buy skis, boots, helmets, back protectors, etc. for both adults and children

Their ski rental is also available during the attractive night skiing.



If you love to have rest but be sociable in cozy surroundings – then you have come to a perfect place and have found what you have been searching for. The catering department of the Bergeralm Ski & Leisure Arena has the perfect cuisines and the range of all taste.



With so much on offer and so many things to do here, you cannot afford to sit at home this winter. Pack your bags, book your tickets and head out straight for Bergeralm with your near and dear ones and make the most of the winters. You won’t regret it, we promise!

Whether self-service or whether you prefer waiter service, the range is perfectly customizable according to your wishes. Give it a go and experience something special at affordable prices! Enjoy the unique panorama on the sun terrace! The Panorama-Restaurant Bergeralm is located right at the middle station – in the heart of the Bergeralm Ski & Leisure Arena. Enjoy the fascinating view of numerous 3000s of the Wipptal mountain world. The restaurant has a modern design and a unique glass facade, which offers unimagined views.

The Bergeralm team will sweeten your stay with delicacies from national and international cuisine. Sunbathers meet on the spacious sun terrace. Another highlight is the umbrella bar: chill or celebrate with cool sound.

The Bergeralm Panorama Restaurant also during the night skiing and night tobogganing open for you (Wed, Fri, Sat 18:30 to 22:15). The panoramic restaurant is multifunctional: 12 comfortably furnished apartments.

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