J2Ski J2Ski logo
°F / in / ft / miles°C / cm / m / km


Warmensteinach Ski Resort Guide

Warmensteinach, Germany

Warmensteinach Ski Area Highlights
Total Piste Length3,060km1,901 miles
Highest Lift1,024m3,360ft
Resort Height700m2,297ft
 Nearest AirportsHof-Plauen and Nuremberg
Free Snow Reports by e-Mail  Sign Up Here


Warmensteinach offers six ski lifts, of which two are open late to offer floodlit skiing, The resort also caters for people on a tight budget with lower rate day passes. The two ski shools offer free tuition for the under threes with every full adult fare, and this applies to Cross Country lessons as well. Evenings offer relaxation in a sauna, or lots of Apre-ski in local restaurants.

Warmensteinach Summary

The German ski resort of Warmensteinach is in the German Alps at an altitude of 700m2,297ft, with 3,060km1,901 miles of marked runs.

Warmensteinach is one of the larger Ski Resorts in Germany and has direct access to 3,060km1,901 miles of downhill skiing, with 7 marked pistes, served by a total of 7 ski lifts.

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

Skiing in Warmensteinach

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding in Warmensteinach

Warmensteinach offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Warmensteinach.

Warmensteinach Snow Forecast

When will it snow in Warmensteinach?

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

See our Snow Forecast for Warmensteinach for the latest update, or   Join our Snow Mail Here

Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Warmensteinach

Ski Area Stats

Warmensteinach Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Warmensteinach
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 3 2,100km1,305 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 2 730km454 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 2 230km143 miles
Total Length
3,060km1,901 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
64km40 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Warmensteinach Altitudes

Warmensteinach Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Warmensteinach
Highest Lift1,024m3,360ft
Lowest Piste700m2,297ft
Resort Altitude (Warmensteinach)700m2,297ft
Max Vertical324m1,063ft

Warmensteinach Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Konigsheide - Abfahrt'.

Location and Map

Where is Warmensteinach?

Warmensteinach is in the German Alps in Bayreuth, Upper Franconia, Germany.

Map of Warmensteinach

Tap Show Map in Full Screen for Full-Screen, or see J2Ski's Map of Warmensteinach.

How to get to Warmensteinach

 By Air

The nearest airports to Warmensteinach are Hof-Plauen, Nuremberg and Karlovy Vary. There are seven airports within three hours drive. Hof-Plauen is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts of Warmensteinach are able to uplift 6,400 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Warmensteinach Season Dates

When is Warmensteinach open?

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

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

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Warmensteinach, but they may include any or all of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.

Visit the Warmensteinach Tourist Office for the latest.