FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions

Registration / Course

Contact us by telephone (08361-752) or in person at the Ski school office (situated directly on the Alpspitzbahn main carpark) at the latest one or two days before course begin to make a reservation.

Further booking is not necessary.

Lift Prices

The four ski school owned lifts (the three rope lifts + one conveyor belt) in the Ski Kinderland are free. All other lifts have a charge.

Lift tickets may be purchased at the Alpspitzbahn or:
For course members we have arranged with the Alspitzbahn to offer a reduction on day tickets and more than one day tickets.

You can buy these tickets at our ski school office or from our ski instructors. Our Ski school office team and Ski and Snowboard instructors will be happy to assist you.

Ski-Kinderland der Skischule Nesselwang im Allgäu

Night Ski Course

Every Wednesday in January and February we offer a Night Carving course. Test equipment, instruction, and of course fun and apres ski get-together afterwards are all included.

Meeting point is 18.30 hrs at the Ski school office, situated directly on the lift carpark.
Price € 25.–, with test equipment € 30.–

Opening Times

The Skischool office is situated in the same place as the hire service, directly on the Alpspitzbahn main car parkt. It is open daily from 8.30 to 18.00 hrs from 17.12.2016 until mid March 2017, incl. Sundays and Bank Holidays.

Skischule Nesselwang, Verleih von Skiausrüstungen, Snowboard und mehr

Private Tuition

Book by telephone or in person at our Skischool office for one or more day courses.  Tel. 08361-752.

Ski Reservation

Ski reservation is not necessary as we have a large selection. Ideally, to save any stress, come and visit us the day before course begin to try everything on. Daily opening times, incl. Sundays and Bank Holidays, are from 8.30 to 18.00 hrs.

Snow Conditions

20 snow cannons help to produce snow. Despite these, if skiing is still not possible in Nesselwang, we will drive in private cars to Oberjoch (about 20 minutes by car).

„Schnupper“ Course (Beginners)

For children

Small children (aged 4 years old, max. 5 years) can try a ski course for the first 2 hours (beginning Monday 10.00 o'clock or on the first day of the holiday courses), that means they pay € 25.–, which will then be taken into account in the calculation of a full course charge if they decide to continue.

For children aged 3 ½ years up to their 5th birthday, we offer a „Schnupper morning“ in the Christmas and Carnival holiday period, called Skikindergarten. Here the little ones experience careful, playful and gentle introduction to snow, with the dominance of movement with and without skis. Book the day before course begin, with each day treated as an individual booking, price € 20.–. Ski course runs from 10.15 to 11.45 hrs.

For all Cross Country skiers

Every Wednesday from 13.30 to 15.30 hrs we offer a Cross country „Schnupper“ course. Pre booking by telephone or in person is necessary.

» To Cross Country Courses

Skikurse für Kinder, Skischule Nesselwang


Instruction also takes place in bad weather. In extreme conditions, the course will be postponed.

Weekend Courses

During the Christmas and Carnival holiday period, new courses begin each day, incl. at weekends.

In January and February, Ski and Snowboard courses are offered every weekend at the usual course times from 10.00 to 12.00 hrs and from 13.30 to 15.30 hrs (sunday 13.00 to 15.00 hrs). It is necessary to book for these courses.