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Ruhpolding Ski Resort

Ruhpolding Resort Guide

Ruhpolding, Germany

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ruhpolding Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length22km14 miles
Highest Lift1,670m5,479ft
Resort Height660m2,165ft
 Nearest AirportsSalzburg and Innsbruck Airport
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Ruhpolding at a glance

Year-round leisure resort centred on the traditional old village. Over 100 ski instructors teach cross-country and downhill technique. Off the slopes there is a good range of facilities including an indoor sports complex with pool.

 When will it snow in Ruhpolding?

The next notable snow forecast for Ruhpolding is 8cm3in, expected on 2 October.

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Ruhpolding Facts, Stats and Ratings

Ruhpolding Rated

Ratings for Ruhpolding
Expert Skiers

How High is Ruhpolding?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Ruhpolding
Highest Lift1,670m5,479ft
Lowest Piste660m2,165ft
Resort Altitude (Ruhpolding)660m2,165ft
Max Vertical1,010m3,314ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Ruhpolding Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Ruhpolding
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 2km1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
22km14 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
60km37 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
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Ruhpolding Summary

The German Ski Resort of Ruhpolding has direct access to 22km14 miles of downhill skiing, with 18 marked pistes, served by a total of 12 ski lifts.

Ruhpolding - On the Mountain

Skiing in Ruhpolding

Ruhpolding offers good sking, particularly, for Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding in Ruhpolding

Ruhpolding offers some good boarding.

When is Ruhpolding open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Ruhpolding.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Ruhpolding.

Snow Making

Ruhpolding is able to make snow, with 3 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The 12 ski lifts of Ruhpolding are able to uplift 5,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Ruhpolding?

Ruhpolding is in the Bavarian Alps in Traunstein, Upper Bavaria, Germany.

How can I get to Ruhpolding?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Ruhpolding are Salzburg, Innsbruck Airport and Munich. There are seven airports within three hours drive. Salzburg is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


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