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Dorfstrasse 38
Rathausplatz 1; 83242 Reit im Winkl, Germany
Telephone: (49) 8640 80027 Fax: (49) 8640 80050


Reit im Winkl in southeast Bavaria is popular with alpine and cross-country skiers. Its terrain of open snowfields and tree-lined slopes straddles the German-Austrian border and can be accessed from either country.

Elevation: Base: 750 m (2,460 ft); Top: 1,860 m (6,101 ft)

Vertical: 1,110 m (3,641 ft)

Terrain: 50 km (31 mi) of terrain, nearly all easy or intermediate.

Longest Run: 9.6 km (5.6 mi)

Skiing Circus: Winklmoos-Alm terrain in Germany connects with Steinplatte in Austria

Lifts: 19

Types: 1 gondola, 9 chairlifts, 9 surface lifts

Lift Capacity: 27,000 p/h

Ski Season: Middle of December until after Easter

Cross Country: 90 km (56 mi) of track. Areas: Reit im Winkl, Winklmoos-Alm, Hemmersuppenalm, beginner, intermediate, and advanced terrain;

Ski School: Alpine: Skischule for Reit im Winkl/Winklmoos-Alm; Also snowboard and mono-ski school and Nordic skiing

Mountain Restaurants: Several

Other Winter Activities: Ice skating/artificial; indoor swimming; indoor tennis; mono-skiing; snowboarding; curling; hiking; horse drawn sleigh; mountaineering

Après-Ski: Folklore evenings; sauna; bars; discos and cafes; concerts

Shopping/Services: Ski, sportshops; village shopping

Credit Cards: Eurocard, Visa

Child Care: Kids Ski School for age 3 and older with or without meals (with meals 138 € for 5 days with lunch.

Lodging: 2 hotels; 5,000 guest beds overall

Transportation: Gateway Airport: Munich, 130 km (81 mi)

Closest Provincial City: Berchtesgaden (37 mi) Closest Austrian City: Salzburg (35 mi); Kitzbühel, (18 mi)

By Auto from airport: 1½ hours Munich to Salzburg, exit Bernau-Prien, then Bernau south to Reit im Winkl

By Bus from airport: Every hour Prien am Chiemsee, then transfer to bus to Reit im Winkl. Ski bus in town

Rates: See Rates section


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