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Altenberg Ski Resort Guide

Altenberg, Germany

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift904m
Resort Height750m
 Nearest AirportsDresden and Prague
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The German ski resort of Altenberg is at an altitude of 750m.


Altenberg has direct access to 10 marked pistes, served by a total of 7 ski lifts.

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


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Altenberg?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Altenberg Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Altenberg Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift904m
Lowest Piste750m
Resort Altitude (Altenberg)750m

Altenberg Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Altenberg is 1km long.

Location and Map

Where is Altenberg?

This ski resort is in Landkreis Fürth, Middle Franconia, Germany.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Altenberg is Dresden, 55 minutes drive away.

Prague, Leipzig, Karlovy Vary, Frankfurt, Hof-Plauen and Stuttgart airports are all within three hours drive.

Dresden 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 are able to uplift 5,430 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Altenberg 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 Altenberg, 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 Altenberg Tourist Office for the latest.