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Buchenberg

Buchenberg Ski Resort Guide

Buchenberg, Germany

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates and Beginners.
Total Piste Length14km9 miles
Highest Lift1,100m3,609ft
Resort Height900m2,953ft
 Nearest AirportsMemmingen and St. Gallen-Altenrhein
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Buchenberg

Buchenberg is surrounded by small village slopes, each with separate operates running a lift or two each. Lifts vary between approximately 200 and 600m long with the maximum vertical of any one of them around 150m.

Summary

The German ski resort of Buchenberg is in the German Alps at an altitude of 900m2,953ft, with 14km9 miles of marked runs.

Buchenberg has direct access to 14km9 miles of downhill skiing, with 12 marked pistes, served by a total of 10 ski lifts.

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

Skiing

Buchenberg offers good sking, particularly, for Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding

Buchenberg offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Buchenberg.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Buchenberg?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Buchenberg Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 2 3km2 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 8km5 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 6 3km2 miles
Downhill
Total Length
14km9 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
40km25 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
10

Altitudes

Buchenberg Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,100m3,609ft
Resort Altitude (Buchenberg)900m2,953ft
Lowest Piste850m2,789ft
Max Vertical250m820ft

Buchenberg Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Buchenberg is 1km1 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Kreuzbachtal', which is 3km2 miles in length.

Location and Map

Where is Buchenberg?

This ski resort is in the German Alps in Oberallgäu, Swabia.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Buchenberg is Memmingen, 42 minutes drive away.

St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Friedrichshafen, Innsbruck Airport, Stuttgart, Munich, Zurich and Salzburg airports are all within three hours drive.

Memmingen is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 10 ski lifts are able to uplift 8,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 2km1 miles of ski runs, with 3 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Buchenberg open?

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

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 Buchenberg, 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 Buchenberg Tourist Office for the latest.

Buchenberg