Southeast of Lienz and northwest of Klogenfurt in the Carinthian Nockberge Mountains, the Bad Kleinkirchheim has 35 pistes served by 25 lifts accessing a maximum vertical drop of 955m. This family-friendly ski area has many tree-lined runs that are popular with intermediate snowboarders.
The Bad Kleinkirchheim ski area is not really known for it's expert terrain. If you area looking for some challenge, you'll want to hire a guide to head for some off-piste freeriding from St Oswald or on Falkert.
After a morning of snowboarding, try checking out the lunch at the Maibrunhutte.
At the end of the day, check out the apres ski scene at Almstube or Viktoria Pub. For a good local dinner try Gasthof Alt Kirchheim or Gasthof Hinteregger. For some nightlife, head on over to Club MC 99 and Take Five Dancing Club.
To reach the snowboarding at Bad Kleinkirchheim, take the train to Villach. Then, use the local bus to Bad Kleinkirchheim.
Overall, Bad Kleinkirchheim is the 28th most popular snowboard & freeride destination of all 52 snowboarding resorts in Austria.