Garmisch-Partenkirchen


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Garmisch-Partenkirchen

(gär`mĭsh-pär'tənkĭr`khən), town (1994 pop. 27,000), Bavaria, S Germany, in the Bavarian Alps, at the foot of the ZugspitzeZugspitze
, mountain, 9,721 ft (2,963 m) high, in the Bavarian Alps and on the German–Austrian border; highest peak of Germany. A cog-and-pinion railroad and a cable car system connect the popular resort of Garmisch-Partenkirchen, at its foot, with the summit.
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. It is an international winter resort and a regional commercial center. The 1936 Olympic winter games were held there. The picturesque town has two well-decorated 18th-century churches.
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Elle totalise desormais quatre podiums en Championnats du monde, apres les deux medailles de bronze (en super-G et en descente) decrochees a domicile a Garmisch-Partenkirchen en 2011.
Finally we put snow on the alley from 3pm to 7pm and hardened it with 20 bags of pretzel salt and now we can drive on it," said Peter Strodl, the chairman of the Garmisch-Partenkirchen Horn Sledging Association.
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