The Ski Resort
Not far from the well-known cross-country skiing centre Silberhütte, the two ski lifts in Altglashütte are located on the border to the Bohemian Forest. Two easy ski runs with a total length of two kilometres lead down the mountain and are therefore particularly suitable for beginners, families and those returning to the sport.
Thanks to the floodlights, you can even ski until 9 pm on Fridays and Saturdays.
- The vertical drop from summit to base is 499 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in Germany is 696 ft. The ski resort takes you to an elevation of 2953 ft.
- Season starts on Jan 5 and ends on Mar 10 (64 days). Average season duration in Germany is 79 days.
- Bärnau Altglashütte Silberhütte features 15 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in Germany is 17 sunny days. January is the sunniest month with an average of 9 sunny days.
Snow Safety & Snowmaking
On Mountain Dining
A restaurant is located in the immediate vicinity of the lifts and provides hungry winter sports enthusiasts with food and drinks.
On Fridays and Saturdays it is possible to ski under floodlight in Altglashütten until 21 o'clock.
A big highlight in the neighbouring village of Altglashütte is the cross-country skiing centre Silberhütte. There, 50 kilometres of classic cross-country trails and 9 kilometres of skating trails await cross-country skiers. From Tuesday to Thursday there are illuminated cross-country trails in the cross-country skiing centre from 6 pm to 8 pm. There is also a ski rental, changing rooms and washrooms as well as a biathlon facility.
The village Altglashütte is located about 8 kilometres south of Bärnau. The car can be parked during skiing on the free parking lot at the valley station.