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Berwang

Berwang Ski Resort Guide

Berwang, Austria

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length40km25 miles
Highest Lift1,740m5,709ft
Resort Height1,340m4,396ft
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and Memmingen
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Berwang

The Austrian ski resort of Berwang is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,340m4,396ft, with 40km25 miles of marked runs.

Summary

Berwang is part of the Zugspitz Arena ski area with access to 116km72 miles of downhill skiing, with 30 marked pistes, served by a total of 47 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Berwang itself (40km25 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Zugspitz Arena ski resorts of Ehrwald and Lermoos.

Skiing

Berwang offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding

Berwang offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Berwang.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Berwang is 5km3 miles long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Berwang?

The next notable snow forecast is 2cm1in, expected on 27 November, with around 32cm12in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Berwang Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Downhill
Total Length
40km25 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
110km68 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
14

Zugspitz Arena Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
14
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
14
Downhill
Total Length
116km72 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
47

Altitudes

Berwang Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,740m5,709ft
Lowest Piste1,340m4,396ft
Resort Altitude (Berwang)1,340m4,396ft
Max Vertical400m1,312ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Berwang
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Ski Hire in Berwang

Ski Hire Shops in Berwang.

For more information, see our page about Berwang Ski Hire.

Ski Lessons in Berwang

Find a Ski Instructor

To choose a Ski School, and book Group Ski Lessons or a Private Instructor, see Berwang Ski Schools and Berwang Ski Instructors.

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Location and Map

Where is Berwang?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Zugspitz Arena, Tyrol.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Berwang is Innsbruck Airport, 75 minutes drive away.

Memmingen, St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Friedrichshafen, Munich, Bolzano, Salzburg and Stuttgart airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 14 ski lifts are able to uplift 20,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 12 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Berwang open?

 Open from : December 18, 2021.

 Closes : March 27, 2022.

Usual opening is mid December, and usual closing is Early April.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Berwang, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

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Berwang Webcams

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