The new S3 Penkenbahn Mayrhofen


With the completion for the winter season 2015/16 the former 2S-rail will be replaced by the most modern cable car concept in the market. The future Penkenbahn combines tremendous running smoothness and a generous amount of space with the incomparable view of the magnificent panorama of the Zillertal Alps around Mayrhofen.


The 33 comfortable gondolas, equipped with Wi-Fi, offering seats for 24 people and able to transport up to 2.880 people per hour to the skiing region - waiting times are no longer an issue, even at the downswing. For with a strong rush in the evening there can be offered 8 additional stances per cabin. Thus, a total capacity of 3.840 people per hour guarantee a quick and pleasant drive back to the valley.

Height of valley station: 654,7 m
Height of mountain station: 1.790 m
Catenary cable diameter: 58 mm
Traction rope diameter: 56 mm
Number of columns: 3
Capacity uphill: 2.880 people per hour
Capacity downhill: 3.840 people per hour
Vehicle capacity uphill: 24 people (seated)
Vehicle capacity downhill: 32 people (24 seated + 8 standing)
Number of gondolas: 34


Event tip opening: Dream Days

From 18th until 20th December 2015, the MAYRHOFEN DREAM DAYS will be held in the holiday region Zillertal Mayrhofen-Hippach.

As part of these special days take place the  Mayrhofner Advent, Rise & Fall, the inauguration of the new Penkenbahn and performances of various music acts such as A-Skillz, Nik P., Voxxclub, Hannah, ... in different locations.
Tradition meets extreme sports, detailed programme meets suprise act!


Friday, 18.12.2015
• RISE&FALL GLORYFY unbreakable Movie Night - "Die Streif, hell of a ride"
• Mayrhofner Advent at the Waldfestplatz
• musical events at Brückn Stadl: Melissa, voXXclub
• musical events at the Arena: A-Skillz, Krafty Kuts, Stanton Warriors, DJ Stocky

Saturday, 19.12.2015
• RISE&FALL - The Event
• Mayrhofner Advent at the Waldfestplatz
• musical events Coup & More, Pane e Vino and Moreboards: Skolka
• musical events at Brückn Stadl: Hannah, Nik P.
• musical events at the Arena: DJ Splitter & Mabe, Andy C., DJ Stocky
• Mayrhofen Mountain Lifts: Inauguration of the new Penkenbahn

Sunday, 20.12.2015
9.00 pm      Election for the Miss Zillertal at Hotel Neue Post in Mayrhofen, followed by DJ Sound

More information coming soon!