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Rettenberg

Rettenberg Ski Resort Guide

Rettenberg, Germany

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders and Snowfall.
Total Piste Length40km
Highest Lift1,650m
Resort Height750m
 Nearest AirportsMemmingen and St. Gallen-Altenrhein
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Rettenberg

Rettenberg is located next to the foot of the mountain Grünten, at the height of 800m at the most southern part of Bavaria, the Allgäu. With its two breweries, it is, as the “most southern brewery-village of Germany”, home of many beer specialities to enjoy once you get off the slopes. These are equipped with an excellent terrain park and a quad chairlift for easy access.

Summary

The German ski resort of Rettenberg is in the German Alps at an altitude of 750m, with 40km of marked runs.

Rettenberg has direct access to 40km of downhill skiing, with 20 marked pistes, served by a total of 13 ski lifts.

Skiing

Rettenberg offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding

Rettenberg is highly rated by Snowboarders and there is a Snow Park in Rettenberg.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Rettenberg?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Rettenberg Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
3km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
14km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
3km
Downhill
Total Length
40km
Cross Country
Total Length
40km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
13

Altitudes

Rettenberg Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,650m
Lowest Piste820m
Resort Altitude (Rettenberg)750m
Max Vertical900m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Rettenberg
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Location and Map

Where is Rettenberg?

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

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Rettenberg is Memmingen, 49 minutes drive away.

St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Friedrichshafen, Innsbruck Airport, Munich, Stuttgart and Zurich 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.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 13 ski lifts are able to uplift 12,190 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Rettenberg 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 Rettenberg, 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 Rettenberg Tourist Office for the latest.

Rettenberg