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Popova Šapka

Popova Šapka Ski Resort Guide

Popova Šapka, Macedonia

Rated: 3/5 (from 2 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates and Beginners.
Total Piste Length20km12 miles
Highest Lift2,525m8,284ft
Lowest Lift1,708m5,604ft
 Nearest AirportsSkopje and Pristina
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Popova Šapka

The Macedonian ski resort of Popova Šapka is at an altitude of 1,708m5,604ft, with 20km12 miles of marked runs.


Popova Šapka is one of the larger Ski Resorts in Macedonia and has direct access to 20km12 miles of downhill skiing, served by a total of 9 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,525m8,284ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


Popova Šapka offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.


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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Popova Šapka?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Popova Šapka Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
7km4 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
7km4 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
6km4 miles
Total Length
20km12 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Popova Šapka Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,525m8,284ft
Lowest Piste1,708m5,604ft
Max Vertical817m2,680ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Popova Šapka
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Popova Šapka?

This ski resort is in Macedonia.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Popova Šapka is Skopje, 83 minutes drive away.

Pristina and Ohrid airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

There are nine ski lifts.

Season Dates

When is Popova Šapka 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.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Popova Šapka, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Tourist Office Website for the latest.

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