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Bayrischzell Ski Resort Guide

Bayrischzell, Germany

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length26km16 miles
Highest Lift1,580m5,184ft
Resort Height802m2,631ft
 Nearest AirportsSalzburg and Innsbruck Airport
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There are two ski areas near Bayrischzell, The larger with three quarters of the terrain and a 580m vertical is Südelfeld, a favourite of Munich's skiers with its 20+ lifts - one of Germany’s biggest ski areas. The second choice is the Wendelstein, which is more challenging and with the bigger 932 vertical. There are only five runs here and 10km of trails all graded red or black.


The German ski resort of Bayrischzell is in the German Alps at an altitude of 802m2,631ft, with 26km16 miles of marked runs.

Bayrischzell is part of the Ski Paradies Sudelfeld area with access to 56km35 miles of downhill skiing, with 49 marked pistes, served by a total of 53 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Bayrischzell itself (26km16 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Ski Paradies Sudelfeld ski resort of Oberaudorf.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.


There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Bayrischzell?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Bayrischzell.

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Ski Area Stats

Bayrischzell Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
2426km16 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
26km16 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
50km31 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Ski Paradies Sudelfeld Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
56km35 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Bayrischzell Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,580m5,184ft
Lowest Piste802m2,631ft
Resort Altitude (Bayrischzell)802m2,631ft
Max Vertical778m2,552ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Bayrischzell
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Bayrischzell Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

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


Snowboard school in operartion.

Location and Map

Where is Bayrischzell?

This ski resort is in the German Alps in Miesbach, Upper Bavaria.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Bayrischzell is Salzburg, 73 minutes drive away.

Innsbruck Airport, Munich, Memmingen, Linz, Bolzano and St. Gallen-Altenrhein airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 23 ski lifts are able to uplift 23,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 2km1 miles of ski runs, with 4 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Bayrischzell open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

Usual opening is late December (Tends to open last weekend of November or first weekend of 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 Bayrischzell, 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.

Visit the Bayrischzell Tourist Office for the latest.

Bayrischzell Webcams

The Webcams in Bayrischzell are not always up-to-date. Please check the date on the image to ensure you are seeing current snow conditions.