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Le Markstein

Le Markstein Ski Resort Guide

Le Markstein, France

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift1,267m
Resort Height1,030m
 Nearest AirportsBasel and Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg
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Le Markstein

The French ski resort of Le Markstein is in the French Alps at an altitude of 1,030m.


Le Markstein has direct access to 12 marked pistes, served by a total of 9 ski lifts.

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


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


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

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Le Markstein is 1km long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Le Markstein?

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

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Snow Forecast by day for Le Markstein

Ski Area Stats

Le Markstein Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Le Markstein Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,267m
Lowest Piste1,087m
Resort Altitude (Le Markstein)1,030m
Max Vertical237m

Ski Hire in Le Markstein

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Location and Map

Where is Le Markstein?

This ski resort is in the French Alps in Haut-Rhin, Alsace.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Le Markstein is Basel, 62 minutes drive away.

Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg, Strasbourg, Zurich, Berne, Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden, Dole–Jura, Metz, St. Gallen-Altenrhein and Stuttgart airports are all within three hours drive.

Basel and Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg are just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The nine ski lifts are able to uplift 4,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 4km of ski runs, with 31 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Le Markstein 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 Le Markstein, 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 Le Markstein Tourist Office for the latest.

Le Markstein