Jasna in the Slovak Republic reports that it has created 45,000 cubic metres of snow but that 30cm (a foot) of natural snow has fallen on its slopes too. It will open this Friday, 28th November, and offers free skiing on that day.

Other slovak resorts opening on Friday include Donovaly and Ždiar- Strednica, Jasná. Parksnow Štrbské Pleso already opened last Saturday 22nd and three more small resorts which will open on Saturday.