Skiing and snowboarding
The ski station Big Arber, about 15km from Zwiesel is snow-sure and also perfect for beginners as well as experts. The Big Arber ski station is world known as it regularly hosts the female ski world cup. The station includes 7 slopes as well as the one used for the world cup, which is open to the public. You can get to the Big Arber by yourself with the free skibus.
Ski station Großer Arber, Tel. +49 9925 9414-11, www.arber.de
5 lifts (cable car, 2 chair lifts, 2 surface lifts), 9 slopes for every level, about 9km of descent.
In Zwiesel you can also use the Glasberg lift and in Rabenstein, skiing and snowboarding. The slopes are not very complex and therefore ideal for first skiing experiences and ski lessons.
Skilift Glasberg, Lohmannmühlweg 60, Tel. +49 9922 5511 oder 8510 - Mehr Info Skilift Glasberg...
1 Lift, distance 400 m, blue slope
Skilift Rabenstein, Steinackerweg, Tel. +49 9922 2732 oder +49 171 5847169 Lift, distante 350 m, blue slope
In Geisskopf in Bodenmais you can also find another nice ski station (15km from Zwiesel) with diverse slopes for a total length of 8 km.
For beginners and experts.
Try night skiing, included in your day ticket and with the Arberactktiv card! www.geisskopf.de/winter/skigebiet