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 are mainly the 550m long summer toboggan run, high ropes course with zip line, the Samson mine listed as a World Heritage Site, with Harz Kanarienmuseum 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. Cross-country skiers will find in and around Sankt Andreasberg perfect conditions. 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 great day trips to Braunlage (12km), Bad Lauterberg (12km), Clausthal-Zellerfeld (21km) and Bad Harzburg (25km) company and so discover the Harz itself.