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Germany Ski FAQ

German Ski Resorts - Your Questions Answered

New Snow in Germany

 When will it next snow in Germany?

Where is the next forecast snow going to fall?

There is snow forecast to fall in Germany over the next week, in at least 50 Ski Resorts including Arber, Berchtesgadener Land, Feldberg, Garmisch-Partenkirchen and Oberstaufen.

Find out more :- Snow Forecasts for German Ski Resorts

 When did it last snow in Germany?

When was the last recorded snowfall?

We do not currently have reports of recent snowfalls from Germany but you can use the link below to view current skiing conditions in German Ski Resorts.

Find out more :- Snow Reports for German Ski Resorts

Snow in Germany

 How much snow is there in Germany?

Which ski area has the deepest snow?

The deepest reported snow in Germany is in Arber, which reports snow depths of 40cm on upper slopes and 20cm lower down.

Find out more :- Latest Snow Depths for Germany

Skiing in Germany

 Which is the highest Ski Area in Germany?

Which German Ski Resort is at the highest altitude?

The highest Ski Resort in Germany is Neureichenau, at an alttitude of 1,310m. The Ski Area with the highest ski lifts is that of Grainau, with lift-served skiing up to 2,830m.

Find out more :- German Ski Resorts

 Where can I stay in Germany?

Are there hotels, chalets or apartments to rent in Germany?

We have details of 157926 Hotels, Chalets and Apartments available in Germany.

Find out more :- Search for Accommodation in Germany

 Can I hire skis and boots in Germany?

Is ski equipment available to rent in Germany?

Yes, you can rent Skis and Boots in Germany, and you can save up to 50% on the walk-in price by booking online in advance.

Find out more :- Save Money on Ski Hire in Germany

 Which is the best Ski Airport for Germany?

Which airports offer the shortest transfers to German Ski Resorts?

There are more than 42 airports close to Ski Resorts in Germany, which you can view on the page linked to below.

Find out more :- European Airports

 When do German Ski Resorts open?

When does the ski season start in Germany?

Opening dates for German Ski Areas vary considerably, and are dependent on local snow conditions. See our page of German Ski Resort seasons.


Our German Ski Resort pages include Skiing Facts, Snow Reports and Forecasts (for most major ski resorts), local accommodation and online ski hire booking (where available) for 121 Ski Resorts in Germany.

You can find the major ski stations listed on the Top German Ski Resorts page, ranked according to various criteria.