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Zwiesel

Zwiesel Ski Resort Guide

Zwiesel, Germany

Rated: 2/5 (from 4 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForSnowfall and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length1km1 miles
Highest Lift750m2,461ft
Resort Height570m1,870ft
 Nearest AirportsMunich and Linz
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Zwiesel

Primarilly a cross country skiers resort, for which it is world famous, with an incredible amount of terrain. Downhillers will find very limited slopes on Glasberg about 20 minutes out of town, with a larger ski area at Arber.

Summary

The German ski resort of Zwiesel is in the German Alps at an altitude of 570m1,870ft, with 1km1 miles of marked runs.

Zwiesel has direct access to 1km1 miles of downhill skiing, with 2 marked pistes, served by a total of 2 ski lifts.

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

Skiing

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding

Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Zwiesel.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Zwiesel?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Zwiesel Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 2 1km1 miles
Downhill
Total Length
1km1 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
35km22 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
2

Altitudes

Zwiesel Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift750m2,461ft
Lowest Piste570m1,870ft
Resort Altitude (Zwiesel)570m1,870ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Zwiesel
Beginners
Snow
Apres-Ski

Zwiesel Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Zwiesel is 3km2 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Zwiesel?

This ski resort is in the German Alps in Regen, Lower Bavaria.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Zwiesel is Munich, 105 minutes drive away.

Linz, Prague, Nuremberg, Karlovy Vary, Salzburg and Hof-Plauen airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The two ski lifts are able to uplift 1,200 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 8 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Zwiesel open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Zwiesel, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

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

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Zwiesel Tourist Office for the latest.

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