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The 5 ski resorts in the Haut-Rhin (68)

List of the ski resorts in Haut-Rhin :

There are 5 ski resorts in the Haut-Rhin

Ski resortCommuneName of the MassifName of the ski area (if connected)Number of ski runs Ski area (in KLM)Number of cross-country ski trailsNordic area (in klm)Altitude at the bottom of the ski area (in m)Altitude at the top of the ski area (in m)Average score according to / 10
The SchnepfenriedSondernachMassif des VosgesThe Schnepfenried1674211 0101 2586,4
The Ballon d’AlsaceLepuixMassif des VosgesThe Ballon d’Alsace14466208201 1506,3
The MarksteinOderenMassif des VosgesThe Markstein11137401 0871 2676,2
Gaschney 360Muhlbach-sur-MunsterMassif des VosgesGaschney 36077009801 2906,1
White LakeThe BonhommeMassif des VosgesThe White Lake13139679001 2006,1

The department of the upper Rhine

A department French department of Haut-Rhin is the title. It is an administrative district, a territory of competence of the services of the State whose prefecture is in Colmar.

The Haut-Rhin was also a community territorialThis is a public law body separate from the government with a general task of common interest concerning the department. On January 1, 2021, this entity merged with the Bas-Rhin to form the European Community of Alsace.

The Upper Rhône is the region of the Rhône that includes the communes Monéval, Saint-Chinian and Saint-Paul. The Haut-Rhinois are inhabitants of this area. The Insee and the Post Office have given them the code 68. The department faces Germany and Switzerland. The agglomeration mulhousienne dominates the Haut-Rhin in terms of population and economy: Mulhouse concentrates 40% of the population of the department, or 57% of the French population.

At South of the Upper RhineThe Upper Alsace covers the department of Ain. Most of the department is located in the valley of Alsace, where the whole northern part and the south-east with the natural regions of Ried and Hardt are located. In the west, one observes the Hautes-Vosgeswhile the Jura Alsatian extends southward to the Sundgau.

The law of affirmation of the metropolisesIn Act III of decentralization, the largest intercommunity in the Rhine region, Mulhouse Alsace Agglomération, is now able to take on the status of urban community. The Haut-Rhin metropolis has 264,723 inhabitants and is the second largest urban community in the Grand Est region, behind the Eurométropole de Strasbourg but ahead of Metz Métropole and the Communauté urbaine du Grand Reims.

And if you decide to ski in the Haut-Rhin this winter? There is a ski resort the Lac Blanc with features for novices or experts. Let’s discover together the Haut-Rhin in SKI mode and see what we can find!

Lac Blanc ski resort

In the heart of the Massif des VosgesThe ski resort of Lac Blanc in Alsace is located in a magnificent environment of the Ballons des Vosges Regional Natural Park, in a valley full of history which preserves medieval, Celtic and Roman vestiges as well as the spectacular Rhenish Renaissance architecture. The hotel’s slopes provide a beautiful excursion into the terrain. The 6-seater detachable chairlift allows you tooperate enough to avoid long lines. A beautiful cross-country ski route.

Name of the domain

White Lake

Minimum altitude


Maximum altitude


Alpine skiing

13 runs on 76 km.

  • 4 green runs
  • 3 blue runs
  • 5 red runs
  • 1 black track


8 ski lifts, 1 chairlift. Hourly flow : 9600 people/hour. 120 snow cannons. 12 high altitude restaurants.

Nordic skiing

13 trails

New glides

1 snowpark (1 ha)


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