The Ski Resort
At Usseln in the Sauerland four lifts with a total of 1.3 kilometres of slopes are available for skiing and snowboarding. They are distributed on the lift at Büller Höhe (200-300 m downhill), the Emmet lifts (200-300 m downhill) and the Kahler Pön ski lift (700 m downhill). The easy slopes are especially suitable for beginners of all ages.
In Usseln you will also find a ski school and a ski rental. Floodlit skiing is possible at Büller Höhe on Fridays from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. and at Lift Kahler Pön on Saturdays from 6 p.m. to 9.30 p.m..
Not far from Usseln lies Willingen. There you will find a much larger ski area with the Winterpark.
- Snow coverage is usually best during February, offering an average base depth of 2 ".
- Usseln features 17 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in Germany is 16 sunny days. February is the sunniest month with an average of 12 sunny days.
Infrastructure & Rental
Coming from Kassel take the A44 until exit B251 direction Zierenberg/Korbach/Waldeck/Edersee/Wolfhagen. On the B251 you get directly to Usseln.
Coming from Dortmund, take the A44 to the motorway junction 54-Kreuz Werl, where you use the right lane to get onto the A445. You continue on the A46 until exit 71-Bestwig, where you get onto the B7. At Ochsenberg turn right onto Hauptstraße/B480. On the L743 you drive up to the B251, which you follow up to Usseln.
At the lift there are enough parking places where you can park your car for free.