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Overall Rating: 4.2

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.0
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 63
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.6
  • Nightlife
  • 3.6

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 125%
  • Beginner
  • 50%
  • Families
  • 125%
  • Intermediate
  • 125%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 125%
  • Advanced
  • 75%

Helpful Highlights:

Garmisch ist ein schöner Ort, das Skigebiet gehört mit Sicherheit zu den besten in Deutschland. Vor allem das Panorama ist toll, die Zugspitze hat man stets...

  • 5

    garmisch classic valley in a nutshell

    by ryan519 - 7th December 2010

    Pros: lifts, views, food, drinks, terrain, perfect

    Cons: 2 seperate lift tickets, low altitiude slush

    incredible lifts and gondolas from start to finish with the best views i've ever seen. the zugspitse overlooks the entire region at around 3000 meters high.... Full review

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  • 5

    Great skiing in Germany

    by gingerpimpernel - 23rd April 2010

    Pros: Fair prices, good transport connections

    Cons: Mostly Intermediate

    I went to Garmisch-Partenkirchen for skiing in February 2010 and had a great time. There are two separate ski areas, Classic and Zugspitze. Classic is clo... Full review

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  • 5


    by Jason chambers - 24th November 2009

    Pros: good downhill terrain

    Cons: the bottom elevation can get slushy in march

    I liked garmisch allot. the snow is very good but in march the snow can be a bit slushy at the bottom. but garmisch is still one of the places to be if your... Full review

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  • 4

    Garmisch- Partenkirchen -- nice but not worth a special trip

    by - 20th March 2009

    Pros: great views

    Cons: not a lot of variety

    I was passing through Germany on a business trip, and given that there was no additional charge for a layover – and that the skiing around Washinton DC suck... Full review

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  • 3

    Garmisch - Germany's big league

    by rsuminsby - 28th January 2009

    Pros: Easy to get to

    Cons: Limited advanced terrain

    Garmisch is a real town, a very picturesque and truly authentic Bavarian locale. Garmish-Partenkirchen hosted the 1936 winter Olympics, and is still a regu... Full review

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