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Hochgrat

Hochgrat Ski Resort Guide

Hochgrat, Germany

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length35km22 miles
Highest Lift1,390m4,560ft
Resort Height870m2,854ft
 Nearest AirportsSt. Gallen-Altenrhein and Memmingen
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Hochgrat

A year round health resort, Oberstaufen has seven small ski areas dotted around it. The resort's incredible sports facilities include over 30 different activities, some centred in the remarkable Aquaria pool complex.

Summary

The German ski resort of Hochgrat is in the German Alps at an altitude of 870m2,854ft, with 35km22 miles of marked runs.

Hochgrat has direct access to 35km22 miles of downhill skiing, with 22 marked pistes, served by a total of 14 ski lifts.

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

Skiing

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

Snowboarding

Hochgrat offers some good boarding.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Hochgrat?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Hochgrat Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 3 5km3 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 4 20km12 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
1510km6 miles
Downhill
Total Length
35km22 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
120km75 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
14

Altitudes

Hochgrat Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,390m4,560ft
Lowest Piste870m2,854ft
Resort Altitude (Hochgrat)870m2,854ft
Max Vertical520m1,706ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Hochgrat
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Location and Map

Where is Hochgrat?

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 Hochgrat is St. Gallen-Altenrhein, 57 minutes drive away.

Memmingen, Friedrichshafen, Zurich, Innsbruck Airport, Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg, Basel, Munich and Stuttgart airports are all within three hours drive.

Memmingen and St. Gallen-Altenrhein are just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 14 ski lifts are able to uplift 6,900 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 2km1 miles of ski runs, with 15 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Hochgrat 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 Hochgrat, 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 Hochgrat Tourist Office for the latest.

Hochgrat