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Mittenwald Ski Resort Guide

Mittenwald, Germany

Rated: 2/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders and Snowfall.
Total Piste Length22km14 miles
Highest Lift2,250m7,382ft
Resort Height910m2,986ft
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and Munich
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A picturesque Bavarian town with painted houses and a baroque church, also a centre for violin making since 1684. It has a famous and steep Dammkar run served by a cable- car which climbs 1311 vertical metres with only two towers.


The German ski resort of Mittenwald is in the Bavarian Alps at an altitude of 910m2,986ft, with 22km14 miles of marked runs.

Mittenwald has direct access to 22km14 miles of downhill skiing, with 15 marked pistes, served by a total of 8 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,250m7,382ft, snow cover is generally reliable.


Mittenwald offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Mittenwald?

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

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Mittenwald

Ski Area Stats

Mittenwald Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 7km4 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 7 8km5 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 6 6km4 miles
Total Length
22km14 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
30km19 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Mittenwald Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,250m7,382ft
Lowest Piste945m3,100ft
Resort Altitude (Mittenwald)910m2,986ft
Max Vertical1,340m4,396ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Mittenwald
Intermediate Skiers

Mittenwald Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Mittenwald is 6km4 miles long.


The terrain park contains a funbox, a wave ride, a half pipe at Kranzberg, a quarter pipe and a second half pipe at Karwendel.

Location and Map

Where is Mittenwald?

This ski resort is in the Bavarian Alps in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Upper Bavaria, Germany.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Mittenwald is Innsbruck Airport, 30 minutes drive away.

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

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


Ski Lift Capacity

The eight ski lifts are able to uplift 5,900 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 4 snow cannons.

Season Dates

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