Skiing in the Ruhr Area: The ski hall in the alpincenter in Bottrop, 640 metres long and 30 metres wide, is the longest covered slope in the world. Skiing, snowboarding and après-skiing can be enjoyed all year round in the ski hall. Whether novice or advanced, skier or snowboarder – everyone gets their money's worth. The unique Bottrop alpincenter is a very special place for winter sports fans. The winding ski slope with a gradient of up to 24 percent offers fun for the whole family. In ski and snowboard courses, trained instructors will give you tips for a good start to the winter season. You can easily rent the ski equipment on site. To complete the skiing experience in the middle of the Ruhr Area, you can celebrate after the day on the slopes with après-ski. Especially interesting is the all-inclusive offer, so you don't have to do a single thing: Catering, rental and use of the slope are already included in the price!
Summer toboggan run, climbing garden and indoor skydiving at the alpincentre Bottrop
You want more action and fun? The alpincenter also has a number of other attractive leisure activities to offer. At the valley station of the ski hall, in the indoor skydiving center, the experience becomes a ture AIRxperience. In Germany's first high-performance wind tunnel you can experience what it feels like to float. During several flights, you will learn the basic positions of body flying. The whole thing resembles a parachute jump, but takes longer. Unforgettable fun! The Alpincenter also has a lot to offer outdoors: On the summer toboggan run, you race down almost 1,000 metres from the slag heap at speeds of up to 42 km/h – against the unique backdrop of the Prosper coking plant. State-of-the-art technology guarantees a safe trip at any time of the year. In the climbing park of the alpincentre Bottrop you climb up almost ten metres at 13 varied stations. You decide the degree of difficulty – the climbing garden at the alpincenter Bottrop has something for young and old (from approx. 130 cm). On your excursion to the Ruhr metropolis, a visit to the highest climbing garden in the Ruhr Area is something you should not miss out on. Whether alpine fun in summer or winter – at the Alpincenter Bottrop every alpine fan gets their money's worth!