alpine, cross country, hiking, sledging

Winter at Ochsenkopf

The Ochsenkopf mountain is not only an incomparable cross country area. There are the longest ski slopes in northern Bavaria. Enjoy fantastic landscapes on romantic hiking trails, experience unforgetable moments at our toboggan runs. Check out the skiing schools at Ochsenkopf mountain - it doesn’t matter if you want to refresh your skills, begin by yourself or attend a course in one of our local skiing schools, everyone can enjoy a day at the Ochsenkopf’s ski-tows and ropeways.

About our Ochsenkopf Mountain

The Ochsenkopf Mountain a must-see in Franconia - 1024 m above the sea level. The second highest mountain in the Fichtelgebirge area can be reached by two ropeways, one at each side of the mountain. It is the highest situated touristic-developed area in Northern Bavaria. Full of adventures and attractions. The Ochsenkopf Mountain is in summer as in winter a place always worth a visit. No matter if you come with your family, on your own, as a sportsman, a local or a tourist - the Ochsenkopf Mountain is always an experience.

biking, hiking, climbing, toboggan run

Summer at Ochsenkopf mountain

The Ochsenkopf Mountain is the place to spend your spare time: With well marked hiking trails, many sights, summer Toboggan run, alpine coaster, downhill- and single trails, climbing park, zipline at one of the highest mountains in Franconia!

  • Ropeways North and South are open daily from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m.
  • Sledging slope with floodlight next to valley station North ist open!
  • The Alpine Coaster is closed today!
  • Skitows North and South are open daily from 10:00 to 16:00

Openings as at: January 17 th 7:30 am

Ropeway North Bischofsgrün

gerade geschlossen 09:00 - 16:00 Uhr

Today open from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Ski tow valley station North

gerade geschlossen 10:00 - 16:00 Uhr

Today open from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. .

Toboggan run Alpine Coaster Bischofsgrün

gerade geschlossen 11:00 - 16:00 Uhr

Alpine Coaster is actually closed!

Ropeway South Fleckl

gerade geschlossen 09:00 - 16:00 Uhr

Today open from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Ski tow valley station South

gerade geschlossen 10:00 - 16:00 Uhr

Today open from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Ski slopes and cross country trails

More Information on "Winter".

General condition of slopes and cross country trails

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The condition of main skislopes and both skitows near the valley stations North and South are excellent. The condition of the cross country and nordic trails is good in general. Further snowfalls are predicted for the next days. Small restrictions due to new snow are possible.

Ski slope North

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Excellent conditions, a thick blanket of artificial and natural snow.

Ski slope South

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Prepared and ready for run. Good conditions, thick blanket of natural snow.

Ski tow North

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The condition of the skitow near the valley station North is excellent.

Ski tow South

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The condition of the skitow near the valley station South is excellent.

untere Ringloipe

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obere Ringloipe

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Gipfelloipe

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Brandloipe

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For more information, directions and maps are available on the website of Nordic Parc.

Webcams vom Ochsenkopf!

Live-Bilder vom Ochsenkopf. Die Bilder werden alle 30 Sekunden automatisch aktualisiert.

Peak station North
Peak station South
Coaster at the valley station North
Valley station South