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Obermaiselstein-Grasgehren Ski Resort Guide

Obermaiselstein-Grasgehren, Germany

Rated: 2/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners.
Total Piste Length12km7 miles
Highest Lift1,670m5,479ft
Resort Height860m2,822ft
 Nearest AirportsSt. Gallen-Altenrhein and Memmingen
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A small ski town with a small local ski areas at Grasgehrenwith and Riedbergerhorn, 10 minutes apart and the latrter normally counted as part of the Balderschwang ski resort. Altogether however there are five ski areas around it, which together offer around 50 miles of runs in the Allgäu’s Hörnerdörfer region, served by a dozen lifts. Other famous Allgäu ski regions such as Nebelhorn, Fellhorn, Kleinwalsertal are 30 minutes away by car or the Kleinwalsertal and Oberstdorf ski regions are served by a ski bus service.


The German ski resort of Obermaiselstein-Grasgehren is in the German Alps at an altitude of 860m2,822ft, with 12km7 miles of marked runs.

Obermaiselstein-Grasgehren has direct access to 12km7 miles of downhill skiing, with 11 marked pistes, served by a total of 4 ski lifts.


Obermaiselstein-Grasgehren offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.


Obermaiselstein-Grasgehren offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Obermaiselstein-Grasgehren.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Obermaiselstein-Grasgehren?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Obermaiselstein-Grasgehren Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
12km7 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
12km7 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Obermaiselstein-Grasgehren Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,670m5,479ft
Lowest Piste1,450m4,757ft
Resort Altitude (Obermaiselstein-Grasgehren)860m2,822ft
Max Vertical810m2,657ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Obermaiselstein-Grasgehren
Intermediate Skiers

Obermaiselstein-Grasgehren Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Obermaiselstein-Grasgehren is 2km1 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Obermaiselstein-Grasgehren?

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


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Obermaiselstein-Grasgehren is St. Gallen-Altenrhein, 61 minutes drive away.

Memmingen, Friedrichshafen, Zurich, Munich, Innsbruck Airport, Stuttgart and Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg 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.


Ski Lift Capacity

The four ski lifts are able to uplift 6,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 11km7 miles of ski runs, with 3 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Obermaiselstein-Grasgehren 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 Obermaiselstein-Grasgehren, 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 Obermaiselstein-Grasgehren Tourist Office for the latest.

Obermaiselstein-Grasgehren Webcams

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