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Mittenwald Kranzberg Ski Resort

Trail Map Mittenwald Kranzberg

The Ski Resort

The natural ski resort features about 15 kilometers (9,3 miles) of skiable terrain, situated in the beautiful mountain world of Karwendel and Wettstein mountains. Mostly blue and red trails, the manageable size and the family-friendly atmosphere makes it to a family´s favorite. A total of eight lifts service the runs and bring winter athletes up to 1350 meters (4429 feet). Ride up to the Kranzberg peak and you can hit an outstanding black trail which will even challenge the most experienced skiers. Furthermore, if you´re looking for long, consistent intermediate terrain, the ski tows at Wildensee service many runs that fit this description.

Bruno´s kids park at the base station of Luteenseen lift is perfect for little ones to find their ski legs. Kids appreciate the carousel, the Bruno mobile, the magic carpet and a special kids lift. To warm up on cold days or a small refreshment is the Bärenhöhle the place to be. The resort even offers special ski passes with a family rate.

Freestyle skiers should head to the terrain park, taking the Luttesee lift. Beginners will also be comfortable here while testing a jump or exploring their skills on a corner or rail.

Thanks to the pre-installed floodlights you can ski from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm every Tuesday and Thursday even when it´s already dark outside.


Interesting facts

  • Offering 9 miles of slopes and terrain, Mittenwald Kranzberg is among the 15 largest Ski Resorts in Germany.
  • The vertical drop from summit to base is 1214 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in Germany is 702 ft. Most runs are therefore relatively long. The ski resort takes you to an elevation of 4429 ft.
  • Average snow depth during the season is 20 " at summit elevation and 16 " at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during February, offering an average snow depth of 23 " at summit elevation and 20 " at the base.
  • Mittenwald Kranzberg features 33 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in Germany is 19 sunny days. February is the sunniest month with an average of 13 sunny days. This makes the ski resort one of the 10 sunniest in Germany.

Snow Safety & Snowmaking

Snowmaking Share
Snow Making Machines: 9
Snowphone+49 (0)8823 5995
Average snow depth of the last years (Summit)
(in ")

On Mountain Dining

If you need a short break or if the hunger creeps on you after being so active, you´ll have four mountain huts and restaurants to your disposal. Whatever you prefer, the comfortable atmosphere in the Wildseehütte or the Korbinianhütte with plain and hearty cuisine, you´ll find what you´re looking for!
When you get out of the top station you´ll probably smell the Bavarian- international menu in the Sankt Anton hut. An other highlight is the Kranzberghaus, located at the peak. The huge sun deck features a 360 degrees view of the Karwendel and Wetterstein mountains. Here, you can fuel up on great food and drinks to keep those legs swishing through the snow.

Must-Ski Runs

If you prefer extended and wide downhills, check out the run descending into the valley- with a length of 3 kilometers (1,8 miles) the longest run in the ski resort! Experts should hit the run at Kranzberg peak, the only black run.

Most Difficult Runs

Abfahrt neben dem Gipfellift
Length: km
Vertical Drop: 189 m

Longest Runs

Abfahrt von der Bergstation des Gipfellifts zur Talstation der Sesselbahn
Length: km
Vertical Drop: 370 m


Mittenwald never gets boring, even after lift closing time you can always be entertained since the town boasts lot of non-skiing activities.
From the mountain to the base station of Kranzberg chairlift you can speed on the 1,5 kilometer (0,9 miles) long toboggan run. You can also fix your action rush with ice skating.
If you want to try something even more exciting, go snow kiting. Find the perfect end to your day on the slopes with ice curling, the typical Bavarian winter sport. If you  need relaxation at night, check out the local swimming hall. If you want to explore the beautiful surroundings, cross-country skiing, biathlon and ski tours are definitely an option.  Snow shoe hiking tours are extra fun on the 60 kilometers (37 miles) tracks and you´ll discover the most beautiful areas in Upper Bavaria. You can also sit back, cuddle with a comfy blanket and enjoy the snowy winter wonderland on a horse sleigh ride.

Number toboggan runs: 1
Toboggan hire

Après-Ski and Nightlife

Celebrate your successful day on skis in the apres-ski sports bar Kioxx at Wildensee. Other choices are Peppi´s Skiiglu (igloo) on the parking lot Luttensee. If the bed is still not calling you in, check out the Collage or the dance studio Rischon in the heart of Mittenwald. Here, you can really get the party going until the crack of dawn.

Number of Bars and Pubs: 6
Number of Clubs: 1

Dining and Restaurants

Number of Restaurants: 11

Infrastructure & Rental


Number of Skischools: 2
Number of Snowboard Schools: 2
Cross Country Lessons
Carving Lessons

Number of Ski Rental

Sports Store
Ski Rental
Snowboard Rental
Cross Country Ski Rental

Getting here

By car:
Coming from the North, you can take B11 from Munich to Krün. From here drive on B2 that brings you to Mittenwald. An alternative is the A95 to Eschenlohe. From there continue on the B2, that takes you via Garmisch-Patenkirchen to Mittenwald.
Visitors coming from South can take the roads to Innsbruck. B177 or A12 bring you to Zirl, from where you can change onto the B171. Follow it for the fastest way to Mittenwald.

By Public Transportation:
By plane:
Innsbruck is the closest airport and about 45 kilometers (28 miles) away. The Munich airport is also just 140 kilometers (87 miles) away and is easy accessible.

By train:
Skiers that want to come by train, should get out at the train station Mittenwald, just two kilometers (1,2 miles) outside the ski resort. The neighboring towns Krün and Klain also have their own train stations.

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last update on Mar 18, 2024
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Mountain Stats

Elevation3215 ft - 4429 ft
Opening DayDec 22, 2023
Closing DayMar 17, 2024
Capacity 5850 Persons/Hr.
Hours9:00 AM - 4:30 PM


Total 9

Skiable Terrain

9.3 miles
Overall Slope Length 9.3 miles

Weather (4564 ft)


1 day adult €39
1 day youth €37
1 day child €27
All rates & fees