[R1655R, Sierra Nevada] was the first resort to open in the Pyrenees.

The Spanish ski resort, popular for its sunny slopes, kicked off the season two weeks ago (Nov. 26) thanks to a mixture of artificial and fresh snow. Sierra Nevada opened with 26 kilometres of terrain - well above the average for recent years.

Current conditions in Sierra Nevada: 15 open lifts serving 35 kilometres of terrain and 100cm snow on upper slopes, 20cm on lower slopes.

[R1640R, Cerle]r opened last week with 12 kilometres of terrain and three lifts running; 60cm snow on upper slopes, 20cm on middle slopes. Other open resorts include [R2919R, Sierra de Bejar-La Covatilla] and [R1661R, Vall de Nuria].

Spanish ski resorts still awaiting for snow include [R1634R, Alto Campoo], [R1636R, Baqueira Beret], Boi Taull, [R1639R, Candanchu], [R1641R, Espot Esqui], [R1642R, Formigal], [R1644R, La Molina], [R1648R, Masella], [R1658R, Valdesqui] and [R1662R, Vallter 2000].

In Andorra, [R1548R, Ordino-Arcalis] has 12 slopes/15 lifts open and 40cm snow on upper slopes. [R2820R, Arinsal], [R1549R, Pal], [R2132R, Canillo], [R2640R, El Tarter-Soldeu], [R2796R, Encamp], [R2024R, Grau Roig-Pas de la Casa] remain closed, awaiting snowfall.