kitzsteinhorn mountain winter peak


Wo die wilden Skifahrer fahren!

The steepest slope on the Kitzsteinhorn

It takes a little courage and a lot of skill to ride the Black Mamba on the Kitzsteinhorn back towards the valley. With a grade of 63% this is considered to be the steepest slope on the glacier. Not for nothing is this classified as a black slope!


  • Length: 1 km
  • Vertical drop: 290 m
  • Grade: 63%
  • Start: Kristallbahn valley station
  • Finish: Langwiedboden

Information about the Black Mamba

Who dares to take on this challenge? Stefan Unterkofler does – he loves this slope. You should certainly be a reasonably experienced skier before considering this slope. Beginners should definitely avoid the Black Mamba!