The 2nd most popular snowboarding destination in Germany.
Thursday 17 January 2019 06:10 GMT
South of Frankfurt and southeast of Freiberg, the Feldberg ski area has 18 pistes totaling 31km that are served by 13 lifts with a maximum vertical descent of 500m. As the highest ski are in the Black Forest, this family-friendly resort is served by numerous drag lifts, and is popular with beginner and intermediate snowboarders. It is very popular with the weekend crowd from Basel, but tends to be pretty empty during mid-week.
For intermediate terrain, check out the Seebuck Mountain. For something more advanced and gladed, try the runs on Grafenmatt-Hochst Mountain.
To reach the snowboarding at Feldberg ski area from Zurich, head north on the B315 and continue via Schaffhausen to Feldberg. The nearest airport is Basel, which is only a 75 minute bus ride to the ski area.
Overall, Feldberg is the 2nd most popular snowboard & freeride destination of all 10 snowboarding resorts in Germany.