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La Bresse Hohneck

La Bresse Hohneck Ski Resort Guide

La Bresse Hohneck, France

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length60km
Highest Lift1,370m
Resort Height600m
 Nearest AirportsBasel and Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg
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La Bresse Hohneck

The biggest ski area in North Eastern France, La Bresse claims to have the largest night skiing area in Europe (operational until 10pm on Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays) and over 280 snow-making cannons ensure that 70% of the 220 hectares of skiable terrain is covered. The base station restaurant seats almost 1500.


The French ski resort of La Bresse Hohneck is at an altitude of 600m, with 60km of marked runs.

La Bresse Hohneck has direct access to 60km of downhill skiing, with 36 marked pistes, served by a total of 33 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.


La Bresse Hohneck offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.


La Bresse Hohneck is highly rated by Snowboarders and there is a Snow Park in La Bresse Hohneck.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in La Bresse Hohneck?

The next notable snow forecast is 2cm, expected on 4 November.

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Snow Forecast by day for La Bresse Hohneck

Ski Area Stats

La Bresse Hohneck Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


La Bresse Hohneck Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,370m
Lowest Piste600m
Resort Altitude (La Bresse Hohneck)600m
Max Vertical770m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for La Bresse Hohneck
Intermediate Skiers

La Bresse Hohneck Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Noire'.

Location and Map

Where is La Bresse Hohneck?

This ski resort is in Vosges, Lorraine, France.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to La Bresse Hohneck is Basel, 81 minutes drive away.

Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg, Strasbourg, Metz, Zurich, Dole–Jura, Berne and Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 33 ski lifts are able to uplift 23,075 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 282 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is La Bresse Hohneck open?

 Open from : December 19, 2020.

 Closes : April 4, 2021.

Usual opening is mid December, and usual closing is Late March.

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 La Bresse Hohneck, 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.

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La Bresse Hohneck