Skiing - the best ski region in Austria, located in the snowiest part of the Alps.

The skiing & snowboarding in Lech-Zurs

Lech – Zurs skiing takes place in the snowiest part of the Alps. Lech am Arlberg is located between Warth and Zurs am Arlberg – the 1st and 2nd snowiest ski area in the Alps respectively. The Lech – Zurs ski area also forms a significant portion of the Arlberg ski region – rated the best in Austria and one of the very best in the Alps. The diversity of the skiing, the incredible snow falls and the first class mountain facilities make the Lech – Zurs ski area very tough to beat.


Lech-Zurs ski area

On its own the Lech – Zurs ski area takes some beating. The area has a snow record which is almost unmatched in the Alps, terrain for all abilities and a ski area infrastructure that is one of the best around. Added to this it is part of the sensational Arlberg ski region.

Lech-Zurs ski guide


Arlberg ski area

For those skiers and snowboarders looking to cover huge distances then the Arlberg is one of the very best destinations in the Alps. It is possible to ski all the way from Warth in the north to St Anton – Rendl in the south, covering massive distances in exquisite and changing terrain.

Explore Arlberg skiing


Heli-skiing in Lech-Zurs

Heli skiing is permitted in one location in Austria – Lech – Zurs. Flights leave from the slopes of Lech am Arlberg or the Flexen Pass next to Zurs am Arlberg. The absolute pinnacle of skiing or snowboarding, heli-skiing in Lech – Zurs accesses the endless bowls of legendary Arlberg powder.

Dare to dream – heli-skiing


Follow the changing weather conditions on the Lech – Zurs webcams. The live Lech – Zurs webcams are located throughout the ski region and when not caked in fresh Arlberg snow they offer wonderful windows onto some of the most dramatic mountain terrain in the Alps.

View live webcams in the Lech-Zurs area >



Mountain huts

Lech – Zurs is rated as one of the most exclusive ski areas in the Alps and the infrastructure on the mountains is first rate. This includes the mountain huts that vary between stunning modern restaurants and traditional slope-side Austrian huts offering wonder gastronomy.

Places to kick off the skis


Piste map

One of the biggest ski regions in the Alps, the Arlberg stretches from the Rendl – St Anton ski area in the south to now include Warth in the North of the region. Make the most of the Arlberg ski region’s slopes, lifts and mountain huts with the ski Arlberg online piste / trail map.

Lech-Zurs piste map


Ski schools & hire

The Lech – Zurs ski schools are some of the most prestigious and acclaimed in the entire Alps. Instructors and guides can be hired for everything from teaching the basics to accompanying clients on heli-ski excursions. Ski hire shops are also abundant in the Lech – Zurs ski region.

Ski schools & hire

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