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Chepelare Ski Resort Guide

Chepelare, Bulgaria

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length20km12 miles
Highest Lift1,870m6,135ft
Resort Height1,155m3,789ft
 Nearest AirportsPlovdiv and Sofia
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The ski area of Chepelare is at an altitude of 1,155m3,789ft, with 20km12 miles of marked runs.


Chepelare has direct access to 20km12 miles of downhill skiing, with 2 marked pistes, served by a total of 2 ski lifts.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Chepelare.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Chepelare?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Chepelare.

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Snow Forecast by day for Chepelare

Ski Area Stats

Chepelare Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 6 8km5 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 3 12km7 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
20km12 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
30km19 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altitudes & Slopes

Chepelare Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,870m6,135ft
Resort Altitude (Chepelare)1,155m3,789ft
Lowest Piste1,150m3,773ft
Max Vertical720m2,362ft

Location and Map

Where is Chepelare?

This ski resort is in Smolyan, Bulgaria.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Chepelare is Plovdiv, 91 minutes drive away.

Sofia airport is also within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The two ski lifts are able to uplift 4,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Chepelare open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.