The Ski Resort
The longest freeride run in Germany - the Dammkar run - is located in Mittenwald. At the base station there is a ski test centre. From there it takes 10 minutes by gondola to the top station. There you can enjoy a snack in the mountain restaurant before the descent.
Because whether you are a skier, snowboarder or ski tourer, the legendary downhill run is challenging and should only be taken by experienced winter sports enthusiasts. At the Karwendel, the route starts at an altitude of 2244 metres and leads down into the valley. For seven kilometres all freeriders can enjoy the ungroomed descent, the rocky backdrop and the view of the Isar valley.
- Elevated between 3061 ft and 7362 ft, the Ski Resort is among the 3 highest elevated Ski Resorts in Germany. The vertical drop from summit to base is 4301 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in Germany is 699 ft. Most runs are therefore relatively long.
- Average snow depth during the season is 32 " at summit elevation and 19 " at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during March, offering an average snow depth of 62 " at summit elevation and 11 " at the base.
- Karwendel Mittenwald features 34 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in Germany is 20 sunny days. January is the sunniest month with an average of 12 sunny days. This makes the ski resort one of the 3 sunniest in Germany.