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Pfronten Ski Resort Guide

Pfronten, Germany

Rated: 2/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowfall and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length14 miles
Highest Lift6,037ft
Resort Height2,887ft
 Nearest AirportsMemmingen and Innsbruck Airport
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The German ski resort of Pfronten is in the German Alps at an altitude of 2,887ft, with 14 miles of marked runs.


Pfronten has direct access to 14 miles of downhill skiing, with 20 marked pistes, served by a total of 13 ski lifts.


Pfronten offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.


Pfronten offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Pfronten.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Pfronten?

The next notable snow forecast is 2in, expected on 14 December.

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Snow Forecast by day for Pfronten

Ski Area Stats

Pfronten Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Number of runs
Total Length
14 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
40 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Pfronten Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift6,037ft
Resort Altitude (Pfronten)2,887ft
Lowest Trail2,789ft
Max Vertical3,248ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Pfronten
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Pfronten?

This ski resort is in the German Alps in Ostallgäu, Swabia.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Pfronten is Memmingen, 51 minutes drive away.

Innsbruck Airport, St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Friedrichshafen, Stuttgart, Munich, Zurich, Bolzano and Salzburg airports are all within three hours drive.

Memmingen is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 13 ski lifts are able to uplift 5,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Pfronten open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Pfronten, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Pfronten Tourist Office for the latest.

Pfronten Webcams

The Webcams in Pfronten are not always up-to-date. Please check the date on the image to ensure you are seeing current snow conditions.