- The vertical drop from summit to base is 328 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in Germany is 705 ft. Runs and slopes are therefore relatively short. The high point of the ski resort is located at an elevation of 3281 ft.
- Season starts on Jan 9 and ends on Mar 31 (81 days). Average season duration in Germany is 86 days.
- Snow coverage is usually best during February, offering an average snow depth of 14 " at summit elevation and 8 " at the base.
- Lifts Winterberg in Schonach features 31 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in Germany is 30 sunny days. February is the sunniest month with an average of 17 sunny days.
The Ski Resort
The Winterberg lifts are located directly on the outskirts of Schonach. With their almost 1 kilometre long blue piste, they are perfect for beginners and re-boarders. In addition to a ski school there is also a toboggan run and the Josenalm with après-ski fun. There is also a small fun park.
The ski lift is open on weekdays from 14 to 17, on weekends and during holidays from 10 to 17.
Another lift with a medium-difficulty piste is located at Rohrhardsberg in Schonach.