The national park village Sankt Andreasberg is located at 600 to 900 meters above sea level and offers ideal conditions for hiking, biking, fishing, and skiing. Attractions include the 550m long summer toboggan run, the mountain bike downhill park, the high ropes course with zip line, the Samson Pit, which is a World Heritage Site, the observatory, the Harz Canary Museum and the annual traditional festivals. Both on the Matthias-Schmidt-Berg as well as at the nearby Sonnenberg see in winter alpine and snowboard centers with lifts and inns. Especially cross-country skiers will find perfect conditions in and around Sankt Andreasberg. And who toboggan like, comes Sankt Andreasberg you should not settle: Nestled along the Kurhaus sledding hill with snow tubing is a visitor attraction for young and old. From Sankt Andreasberg you can make great day trips to Braunlage (12km), Bad Lauterberg (12km), Clausthal-Zellerfeld (21km) and Bad Harzburg (25km) and discover the Harz region.