Hochschwarzeck Ski Resort – the best skiing destination!

Many people perceive skiing as a dangerous sport, but no it’s certainly not. Instead, skiing is one thing that you ought to do at least once in your lifetime. Imagine splashing in the mountain snow with adrenaline rushing through your body. Can something be more fun? Whether it’s children or adults, everyone finds the sport fascinating. The sport is also easy to learn and master with so many ski schools being set up in ski resorts. Hochschwarzeck ski resort in Bavaria, Germany is one such resort that offers you various ski activities along with proper training at its ski school.

Hochschwarzeck Statistics

Base Elevation: 1030 m

Summit Elevation: 1390 m

Vertical Drop: 360 m

About the Resort

Hochschwarzeck ski resort is located in Upper Bavaria, Germany. The resort stands at the elevation of 1030 meters (3379 feet) and 1385 meters (4543 feet). The vertical drop being a good 355 meters (1165 feet). The resort attracts a large number of tourists thanks to its well-groomed ski slopes. It also combines various winter sports including hiking, skiing and snowboarding. The lovely restaurants are also worth visiting. The resort also provides free parking for its guests. The opening season of this resort is from January to early March and the operating hours are 9 am to 4 pm. The day tickets for adults and children cost €22 ($23.47) and €14 ($14.94) respectively. The resort offers various activities for summers too including hiking and excursion to Wimbachklamm which is a beautiful valley of Berchtesgaden National Park.

Skiing Details

The resort offers a long 5km (3.1 miles) that is well-maintained and keeps skiers and snowboarders safe from avalanches. Hochschwarzeck has five lifts to transport the visitors. There are two J-bar lifts, two T-bar lifts and one chairlift that can together carry 3580 passengers in an hour. The total lift length is 3.4 km (2.11 miles). The chairlift has a fixed grip and can alone carry 720 passengers/per hour. J-bar ski lifts are J-shaped on which the skier leans while he/she is pulled up the ski slope. The two J-bar lifts can carry 700 and 160 passengers respectively. The T-bar lifts are of 600 meters (1968 feet), and 800 meters (2624 feet) and can each carries 1000 passengers in an hour. The resort has a ski school where ski lessons are organised. The instructors are state certified and are expert cross-country skiers. They well-trained staff guarantees quick learning with immediate success. There are special cross-country skiing, snowboarding, alpine skiing and snowboarding courses for both young and old.


EdelweissHotel: The four-star family hotel will make your trip a memorable one. The modern and stylish rooms have everything you need. Every room has a balcony, minibar, television and free Wi-Fi. The hotel has a lovely spa that includes various spa treatments for your wellness. A fitness room is also that will give you a pleasant workout time. The hotel has a number of restaurants including two terrace hotels and a pizzeria. Foodies will surely have a really excellent Kempinski Hotel Berchtesgaden: Located amidst the beautiful Bavarian Alps. The five-star luxury hotel ensures a feel at home feeling for their guests. The hotel has 138 rooms overlooking the marvelous The spa offers luxurious European style wellness treatments by expert therapists. Enjoy delicious cuisine served by the restaurants and bars in the hotel. There is also a gym opened 24×7 for its guests as well as outside members. The adventurous and leisurely activities at Hochschwarzeck are truly fascinating for the visitors. Surrounded by huge mountains and fresh white snow, the resort will make your trip unique and memorable. The place is a glorious blend of relaxation and adventure. So enjoy your Christmas and New Year skiing with your loved ones at this exquisite ski resort.

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