Ski resort Stuhleck - Semmering
Innovations Stuhleck - Semmering
Also, the past summer was again used extensively for the independence of natural snow falls even further. Through the existing 100% coverage of the runs through the snow machines can power all the main slopes are covered with snow at appropriate temperatures within 72 hours. Renewed investment in snow-making system and the use of advanced GPS technology to help snow depth measurements, which now runs to snow for even faster and more energy efficient.
Of the 2011/2012 season in addition to the then existing "Blue Tomato Snow Park" a "beginner park" was built at the Promibahn has such an overwhelming response that this year another Snow Park will go into operation. Here again is the credo to construct a snow park that can be used by all guests equally, whether they are alpine skiers or freestylers, for an exciting day in the snow.
Thus, there are three snow parks at Stuhleck, the Blue Tomato Snow Park for snowboarders and freeskiers and 2 novice parks for all skiers and snowboarders.
A new feature this year from the Blue Tomato Snowpark and in the beginner park used is the "Bright Cam": By pressing a buzzer at the snow park, a video recording will start receiving the rider while driving over the obstacles. Each video clip is given a number at which you can download it on the website and also send www.stuhleck.com.
Furthermore, there are WLAN hotspots at particular places in the ski resort, the use of which is free. These hotspots are installed at scenic places of interest, so that guests do there and these photos can send directly via the Internet.
Moreover, is the five-kilometer long natural toboggan run, which starts slightly below the top station of the Stuhleckbahn under the motto "Semmi and his friends". Along the family-friendly route figure panels are set up, showing the resort mascot Semmi and his friends. The panels tell a story that is told in the "Semmi newspaper". The "Semmi newspaper" also includes puzzles, coloring pages and much more what fun for kids - it is free and available at all ticket offices of the ski resort.
Ski resort Stuhleck - Semmering
At 1,783 m, the Stuhleck near Spital on the Semmering is the highest mountain on the eastern edge of the Alps situated in Styria and the largest ski area in eastern Austria. In 1891, the Stuhleck became the first peak to be conquered on skis. This pioneering act marks out the Semmering region as one of Austria’s top winter sporting areas, and ensures its continued reputation as the “cradle of winter sports” to this day.
The Spital resort at Semmering-Stuhleck is a true paradise for all ski and snow fans. Skiers are chauffered in the connected comfort of the 4- and 6-seater chairlifts, many of which have protective covers, up the mountain, to enjoy the 24 km of downhill runs where snow is guaranteed, because all the slopes on the Stuhleck are equipped with state of the art snow machines.
For those with sufficient energy, the day’s skiing continues into the late evening on the floodlit slopes by the Sonnenlift. The “night slopes“ also includes the entire “snowboard funpark”!
Après-ski programmes in one of the town’s ski huts or bars round off the night’s entertainment.
The new Blue-Tomato Snow Park awaits you in the next season 2010/11:
Under the direction of Park Manager Rob Mathera and his crew a daily perfectly shaped Park full of Rails, Boxes, Jibs, Wood Obstacles and Kickers awaits you.
The Park is also well-lit at night, therefore neither school nor work can keep you from your next shredsession.
The resort also offers alternative winter fun in the form of the snow tubing run, which is particularly popular with the kids. There’s even a 5 km long natural toboggan run from the Stuhleck cable car’s top station to the middle station - perfect for families!
Even more winter pleasures come in the form of various other off-piste holiday activities in Spital am Semmering, including an ice-skating rink, curling sheets, winter hiking trails, indoor tennis courts, two indoor swimming pools with sauna and a great event programme!
Contact Ski resort Stuhleck - Semmering
Bundesstraße 6c, A-8684 Spital am Semmering
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- Mountain railways Tourist association