Ski in Oberwiesenthal, Germany
Oberwiesenthal - Ski Resort and Snow Summary
Oberwiesenthal - German 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.
Who is Oberwiesenthal good for?
Oberwiesenthal Ski Area
|9||Red Pistes (13km)|
|4||Blue Pistes (8km)|
|50km||Cross Country Pistes|
Oberwiesenthal Ski Area Height
|910m||Resort Altitude (Oberwiesenthal)|
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.
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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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Skiing at Oberwiesenthal
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