Schmittenhöhebahn Public Limited Company Profile


Dr. Erich Egger

Share Capital

EUR 5,047.620,- 


approx. 326 shareholders:

  • 57,9 % Porsche GesmbH
  • 20,8 % Bankhaus Spängler
  • 13,8 % diversified holdings
  •   7,5 % Landeshypothekenbank Salzburg 


  • Winter season approx. 330 employees
  • Summer season up to approx. 190 employees
  • Of which permanent staff (year-round) 141 employees

Annual Turnover

approx. € 32,4 million. (FY 2015/2016)


approx. 10,1 million passengers transported per year

Lift Capacity

  • Winter: 50,699 passengers/hour
  • Summer: 8,523 passengers/hour 

Winter Facilities 


27 cable cars and lifts

  • 2 reversible aerial trams
  • 6 monocable gondola lifts
  • 1 eight-seat chair lift with bubbles and heated seats
  • 3 six-seat chair lifts with bubbles and heated seats
  • 3 quad chair lifts
  • 1 triple chair lift
  • 2 double chair lifts
  • 7 T-bar lifts
  • 2 conveyor belts/magic carpets

77 km of slopes

  • 19 km of black runs
  • 28 km of red runs
  • 30 km of blue runs 

Partner of the region Zell am See Kaprun

Joint pass with Kitzsteinhorn with all ski passes (from 1 day)   

Partner of the Ski Alpin Card

joint season ski pass with Kitzsteinhorn Kaprun and Skicircus Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn

Partner of the Super Ski Card

in conjunction with 25 ski regions in Salzburg, Tyrol and Styria. 

Special Features

e.g. winter hiking trail at 2,000 m, gallery on the slopes, Funslope Schmitten, Nightslope Schmitten, Ski Movie Run, guided winter hikes and snow shoe hike

Family attractions

Schmidolin’s Magic Carpet at Areitbahn I valley station, Schmidolin’s Dragon Tunnel at 
Areitbahn I mountain station, Schmidolin’s Dragon Park at Glocknerbahn, Kidsslope


e.g. Schmidolin Ski Day, Schmidolin Olympics, Trass Run, Red Turns – wine tasting at 2,000 m, Splash Contest

Service facilities

Intersport Schmittenhöhe – storage facilities, ski rental and ski service network within the region Zell am See – Kaprun; ski bus network (local and regional), local Pinzgau railway for skiers and snowboarders

Summer Facilities


5 cable cars and lifts

  • 2 reversible aerial trams
  • 2 monocable gondola lifts
  • 1 triple chair lift

Partner of the Zell am See-Kaprun Card 

With the purchase of the Zell am See-Kaprun Card guests may enjoy the cable cars, lidos, indoor pools, boat trips, natural attractions and tourist attractions free of charge.  

Numerous signposted hiking trails

Adventure trails 

Adventure hiking trail ‘Schmidolin’s Baptism of Fire’, ‘Schmitten Views’ along the High altitude promenade, Sisi circular route

Special features

Schmitten E-motocross park, ‘Schmidolin’s rocket bike’, guided hikes, mountain yoga, discgolf-course, Elisabeth chapel, hang- and paragliding, gallery on the slopes

Family attractions 

Family adventure trail ‘Schmidolin’s Baptism of Fire’ with ‘Schmidolin’s rocket bike’, playground Sonnkogel with ‘Schmidolin’s Magic Potion’ and playground ‘Schmidolin’s Pond’ near the Plettsaukopf reservoir.


Midsummer Festival, Mountain yoga, Schmitten-Cup (paragliding), Mountain festival with ‘Ranggler Alpencup’, Downhill Golf 

Boat Trips

  • Panorama-cruises, ferry service, charter opportunities
  • fireworks-cruise during the lake festivals
  • ferry bike transportation
  • Evening-cruises with live music