Even when the valley is submerged in winter fog, you will find the sun shining bright on Germany's highest ski slopes. The ultimate ski experience against a backdrop of peaks and cliffs at an elevation of 3,000 m (10,000 ft.). Seven months of reliable snow and 20 km (12.4 mi.) of immaculately groomed ski runs create an El Dorado for skiers. If you can never get enough of winter sports, this is the place for you.
The Zugspitze ski area - a top quality ski location
You can plan your vacation any time from November to May. In the Zugspitze ski area - the only glacier ski area in Germany - you can count on top snow conditions. Magnificent vistas and excellent conditions across 20 km (12.4 mi.) of ski runs let you look forward to the ultimate ski vacation in the Bavarian Alps.
On Germany's only glacier, there are slopes for every level of skill: for beginners, recreational skiers, expert skiers, and for the pros. The Wetterwandeckbahn 6-person chairlift whisks you to the top in just minutes so you can carve tracks without losing time.
A panoramic vista of over 400 peaks in four different countries for dessert
When it's time for lunch or a break, skiers can look forward to delicious food and drinks. They can choose from 4 different restaurants varying from traditional Bavarian cuisine to modern, lighter dishes with an international flair. After your meal, when you are sipping coffee in a comfortable deck chair and taking in the splendid vista, you will know for sure that you're up on Cloud Nine.
About the Zugspitze ski area:
- Germany's highest ski area at an elevation of just under 3,000 m (10,000 ft.)
- Consistently good snow conditions
- 20 km (12.4 mi.) of ski runs
- A "certified ski area"
- Great slopes for freeriders Come and carve tracks down the fresh white slopes of the Zugspitze ski area and enjoy a memorable winter day in Zugspitzland - your winter vacation destination in the Bavarian Alps.