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Breitenberg Ski Resort Guide

Breitenberg, Germany

Ski Area Highlights
Highest Lift1,600m
Resort Height1,200m
 Nearest AirportsHof-Plauen and Karlovy Vary
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The Hoch Alpe ski area at Breitenberg is the largest and claims to be the most snosure ski area of the East Allgäu area. Since the 2003/2004 ski season you can depart from the Hochalp-Forstweg over a 6km (3.75 mile) long valley-departure up to the top station.


The German ski resort of Breitenberg is in the German Alps at an altitude of 1,200m.

Breitenberg has direct access to a total of 5 ski lifts.


We do not currently have enough information to describe the skiing in Breitenberg. If you have skied here, or know the area, please tell us about it in the Ski Forum.


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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Breitenberg?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Breitenberg Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Breitenberg Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,600m
Lowest Piste1,200m
Resort Altitude (Breitenberg)1,200m

Breitenberg Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Breitenberg is 6km long.

Location and Map

Where is Breitenberg?

This ski resort is in the German Alps in Landkreis Wunsiedel i. Fichtelgebirge, Upper Franconia.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Breitenberg is Hof-Plauen, 25 minutes drive away.

Karlovy Vary, Nuremberg, Leipzig, Dresden, Munich and Prague airports are all 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 five ski lifts are able to uplift 4,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

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