From the Tux glacier, down to Zillertal 3000, Mayrhofen itself and on down to Zillertal Arena and Hoch Zillertal, each ski area is big.
Hochkönig ski resort (Altitude: 800m to 1900m) has 33 ski lifts and 150 kilometres of ski pistes connecting the mountain villages of Maria Alm, Dienten and Mühlbach.
If you ski small resorts in Austria you can forget how BIG some are. Two glaciers, three 3,000m peaks and a 15km run; Soelden is truly BIG.
Obertauern is a purpose built ski resort in Austria’s Salzburgerland. It sits high on the tree line and boasts an average 264cm per year.
Splish, Splash I was Taking a Bath. pop quiz: the lyric above is from what song and artist? clue: Bobby made it beyond the sea. Having the Snowcard Tirol for a season means you can venture further West for skiing day trips. When we had one we decided on a three day ski trip. Day 1: Kuhtai and Oetz Day...
Google says you pronounce it Car-tyre, locals say Coo-tie, whichever, Kuhtai is a high, 2,020m, ski resort.
Several ski seasons ago we stayed at Haus Hislop, Inneralpbach, a ski resort gem, part of Ski Jewel, great value, excellent for beginners.
Un-crowded slopes and cheap prices make a November ski trip a good option. As the non-glacier resorts start to open and there are more pistes on offer.