Oberwiesenthal - Ski Area Guide

Oberwiesenthal, Germany

Ski Resort (900m to 1,210m)

The biggest ski resort in Eastern Germany, with a cable car to the top of Fichtelberg. Oberwiesenthal is Germany's highest city and the hometown of Olympic ski-jump champion Jens Weissflog. There is an annual ski carnival and a ski museum. The area shares a lift pass with neighbouring Klinovec just over the Czech border.

 Oberwiesenthal Snow News

There is currently no significant snow in the forecast for Oberwiesenthal.

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Who is Oberwiesenthal good for?

Oberwiesenthal Ski Facts
Intermediate Skiers

Oberwiesenthal Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Oberwiesenthal
 1 Black Piste
 9 Red Pistes (13km)
 4 Blue Pistes (8km)
50kmCross Country Pistes
8Ski Lifts

Oberwiesenthal Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Oberwiesenthal
310mMax Vertical
1210mHighest Lift
910mResort Altitude (Oberwiesenthal)
900mLowest Piste


The German Ski Resort of Oberwiesenthal has direct access to 14 individual pistes, served by 8 ski lifts.

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

There are three Airports within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Oberwiesenthal are perfectly feasible. Karlovy Vary Airport is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Skiing in Oberwiesenthal

Oberwiesenthal offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding in Oberwiesenthal

Oberwiesenthal offers some good boarding.

Oberwiesenthal in brief

Oberwiesenthal Ski Resort is:
Ok for Expert Skiers.
Very good for Intermediate Skiers.
Ok for Beginners.
Ok for Snowboarding.

Oberwiesenthal Season Dates

We have no confirmed season dates for Oberwiesenthal.

NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Oberwiesenthal.

Oberwiesenthal Webcams

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Map of Oberwiesenthal

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Oberwiesenthal Snow Making

Snowmaking :- Oberwiesenthal is able to augment natural snow, with 6 Snow Cannons.

Oberwiesenthal Ski Lift Capacity

Ski Lift Capacity :- The 8 Ski Lifts of Oberwiesenthal are able to uplift 5,000 skiers / snowboarders per hour.

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Ski Resorts by Country

Which countries can you Ski or Board in?

  • Austria
  • France
  • Italy
  • Switzerland

Oberwiesenthal Information

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Skiing at Oberwiesenthal

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