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Warmensteinach Ski Resort Guide

Warmensteinach, Germany

Ski Area Highlights
Total Piste Length3,060km1,901 miles
Highest Lift1,024m3,360ft
Resort Height700m2,297ft
 Nearest AirportsHof-Plauen and Nuremberg
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The German ski resort of Warmensteinach is in the German Alps at an altitude of 700m2,297ft, with 3,060km1,901 miles of marked runs.


Warmensteinach is one of the larger Ski Resorts in Germany and has direct access to 3,060km1,901 miles 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.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


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

Notable Ski Runs

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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Warmensteinach?

The next notable snow forecast is 3cm1in, expected on 20 February.

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Ski Area Stats

Warmensteinach Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 3 2,100km1,305 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 2 730km454 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 2 230km143 miles
Total Length
3,060km1,901 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
64km40 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Warmensteinach Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,024m3,360ft
Lowest Piste700m2,297ft
Resort Altitude (Warmensteinach)700m2,297ft
Max Vertical324m1,063ft

Location and Map

Where is Warmensteinach?

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


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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.


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.