Sistema Penibético

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# 3Beginner Terrain in Europe
# 1Intermediate Terrain in Spain
# 1Terrain Park in Granada
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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.

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Sierra Nevada Lodging

Best Time for Snow

Total Snowfall

60cm
38cm
25cm
13cm
0cm
0cm
Dec
50cm
Jan
17cm
Feb
3cm
Mar

Terrain Overview

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Beginners Runs
49%
Intermediate Runs
43%
Advanced Runs
7%
Expert Runs
124
Runs in Total
106.8 km
Runs in Total
6.2 km
Longest Run
106.8 km
Skiable Terrain
3 km
Night Skiing
61 ha
Snow Making

Total Lifts: 21

2
Gondolas & Trams
5
High Speed Sixes
3
Quad Chairs
3
Triple Chairs
3
Double Chairs
5
Surface Lifts

Elevation

3305m
Summit
1203m
Vertical Drop
2102m
Base
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