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Oberwiesenthal - Ski Area Guide

Oberwiesenthal, Germany

Ski Resort (900m2,953ft to 1,210m3,970ft). Rated: 2/5 (from 5 ratings)

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

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Who is Oberwiesenthal good for?

Ratings for Oberwiesenthal
Intermediate Skiers

Oberwiesenthal Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Oberwiesenthal
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 9 13km8 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 8km5 miles
Number of runs
Cross Country
Total Length
50km31 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Oberwiesenthal Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Oberwiesenthal
Max Vertical310m1,017ft
Highest Lift1,210m3,970ft
Resort Altitude (Oberwiesenthal)910m2,986ft
Lowest Piste900m2,953ft
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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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Where is 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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