Related Regions: Spain, Granada, Sistema Penibético, Europe

Sierra Nevada Skiing

Closed
Season Start/End: 12/ 3 - 5/ 1
Elevation
:
6896ft - 10843ft
Trails
:
14%| 35%| 43%| 8%
Lifts
:
32
Lift Tickets
:
from €21.00 to €42.50
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Sierra Nevada is located in Southern Spain in the Penibético Mountain Range and close to the Mankind Heritage City of Granada. Sierra Nevada is at an altitude of 2100 m with lifts going up to 3282 m. The ski resort is divided in 6 ski areas: Veleta, Laguna de las Yeguas, Borreguiles, Loma Dílar, Parador y Río. There are 30 lifts (2 Gondolas, 15 Chairlifts, 5 Surface lifts and 8 Magic Carpets) and 103 pistes (16 green, 35 blue, 43 red, 9 black). The combined skiing area is 94.8 km. The lift capacity is 49545 skiers/hour. Sierra Nevada also offers 1 Snowpark and 1 Activity Area called Mirlo Blanco. The ski season lasts from December to April.

Elevation

  • 10843ft
    Summit
  • 3946ft
    Vertical Drop
  • 6896ft
    Base

Lifts

  • 2
  • 0
  • 5
  • 0
  • 16
  • 3
  • 3
  • 3
  • 32
    Total

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    14%

  • Intermediate Runs

    35%

  • Advanced Runs

    43%

  • Expert Runs

    8%

  • Runs

    117

  • mi Pistes

    65 mi

  • MI Night Skiing

    2 mi

  • Longest Run

    4 mi

Important Dates

  • Projected Opening: 12/03/2016
  • Projected Closing: 05/01/2017
  • Years Open: 2016

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  • siongof1


    • 5
    21st January 2015

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      Just returned following a great long weekend, 17-19 January, what a hidden gem of a place! Arrived late on a Friday night,...
     
  • Sylvia Lamb


    • 5
    9th April 2014

    Full review

      I would book again next year but not for a weekend as so many people long queues Did not have time to...
     
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Sierra Nevada, Europe's most southerly resort, had its earliest opening for 20 years at the weekend when more than 7000 skiers took to... More

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