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Warmensteinach

Warmensteinach Ski Resort Guide

Warmensteinach, Germany

Ski Area Highlights
Total Piste Length3,060km
Highest Lift1,024m
Resort Height700m
 Nearest AirportsHof-Plauen and Nuremberg
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Warmensteinach

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.

Summary

The German ski resort of Warmensteinach is in the German Alps at an altitude of 700m, with 3,060km of marked runs.

Warmensteinach is one of the larger Ski Resorts in Germany and has direct access to 3,060km 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

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding

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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Warmensteinach?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Warmensteinach Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 3 2,100km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 2 730km
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 2 230km
Downhill
Total Length
3,060km
Cross Country
Total Length
64km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
7

Altitudes

Warmensteinach Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,024m
Lowest Piste700m
Resort Altitude (Warmensteinach)700m
Max Vertical324m

Warmensteinach Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

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

Location and Map

Where is Warmensteinach?

This ski resort is in the German Alps in Bayreuth, Upper Franconia.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Warmensteinach is Hof-Plauen, 51 minutes drive away.

Nuremberg, Karlovy Vary, 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.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

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

Season Dates

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

Warmensteinach