• Balderschwang – Hochschelpen/Riedberger Horn
    • Worldwide
    • Europe
    • Germany
    • Bavaria (Bayern)
    • Swabia (Schwaben)
    • Oberallgäu
    • Hörnerdörfer
Select region
Tourism regions
Tourism regions
View from the Riedberger Horn of the Balderschwang ski resort 1/41

Skiing Balderschwang – Hochschelpen/Riedberger Horn

The ski resort Balderschwang – Hochschelpen/Riedberger Horn is located in the Hörnerdörfer (Germany, Bavaria (Bayern), Swabia (Schwaben), Oberallgäu) and in the Nature Park Nagelfluhkette (Germany, Bavaria (Bayern), Swabia (Schwaben), Oberallgäu). For skiing and snowboarding, there are 30 km of slopes available. 11 lifts transport the guests. The winter sports area is situated between the elevations of 1,020 and 1,500 m.

The Balderschwang ski resort is located on a high plateau in the Allgäu Alps on the slopes of the Hochschelpen and the Riedberger Horn. At 1044 meters, it is the highest community in Germany. Balderschwang is well-known for its snow reliability, which is the reason for its nick name, "Bavarian Siberia". read more

Test report
3.3 out of 5 stars
Ski slopes »
30 km
Easy 12 km (40 %)
Intermediate 10 km (33 %)
Difficult 8 km (27 %)

Ski lifts »
Total: 11
Snow report »
Ski resort closed
Further interesting ski resorts

Elevation info 1130 m - 2200 m (Difference 1070 m)
Slopes 67.5 km
Ski lifts
  • 20
Lift ticket € 51,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Vierschach (Versciaco), Sexten (Sesto), Moos (Moso), Innichen (San Candido), Toblach (Dobbiaco), Niederdorf (Villabassa)

Elevation info 796 m - 2970 m (Difference 2174 m)
Slopes 51 km
Ski lifts
  • 16
Lift ticket SFr. 63,- / € 58,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Mürren, Lauterbrunnen, Gimmelwald, Stechelberg, Wilderswil, Interlaken
Further interesting ski resorts: Europe Germany Bavaria (Bayern) Swabia (Schwaben) Oberallgäu HörnerdörferEurope Germany Bavaria (Bayern) Swabia (Schwaben) Oberallgäu Nagelfluhkette
Tips for the ski holiday