Bodenmais is situated in the heart of the Bavarian Forest at the foot of the downhill ski area of the Great Arber. Locally it has 30 kilometres of cross country ski trails from Bodenmais, and with a short ski bus to Bretterschachten there are plenty more.
Getting to Bodenmais by Air
Transfer from the Airport to Bodenmais
There are various train routes from the airport to Bodenmais.
With the right amount of snow cover it is possible to ski the trails from Bodenmais village:
Cross Country Ski Map
Cross Country Ski Track Information / Routes
Böhmhof Round – 4.5K – A sunny trail for beginners.
Mooshof Lang – 9.2K –
Hammerhof – 4K – An easy to moderately difficult circuit in the district of Kottinghammer. The cross-country ski trail at Bergwinkel is also connected to the Mosshof trail.
Böhmhof-Kohlplatz Round – 9.1K – A beginner’s tour across open terrain.
Mooshof short – 5.4K
For more variety and longer lengths, take the ski bus to the nearby resort of Bretterschachten.
Cross Country Ski Races
Ski Bus and Timetable
There is a ski bus that takes you to the Bretterschachten ski area (free with the tourist card) and there are various local train services to nearby areas.
You will also find information on how to reach the other cross country skiing Centres of the Bavarian Forest here, together with descriptions of the routes.
Where to Stay in Bodenmais
There is a good selection of accommodation in Bodenmais so take a look on the tourist office information listed below, or one of the other accommodation search websites.
Cross Country Ski Rental
Ski School Weinberger
Ski & Snowboard School Koller
Winter sports school Berghexn
Snow sports school Bodenmais / Arber
Over the Border
Where to Eat
There are a various of eateries in the town.