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Catedral Alta Patagonia

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Catedral Alta Patagonia Ski Resort Guide

Catedral Alta Patagonia, Argentina

Rated: 4/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length120km
Highest Lift2,100m
Resort Height1,050m
 Nearest AirportBariloche
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Catedral Alta Patagonia

The largest ski centre in South America and one of the earliest to be established in Argentina.


The ski area of Catedral Alta Patagonia is in the Argentinian Andes at an altitude of 1,050m, with 120km of marked runs.

Catedral Alta Patagonia is one of the larger Ski Resorts in Argentina and has direct access to 120km of downhill skiing, with 50 marked pistes, served by a total of 39 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,100m, snow cover is generally reliable.


There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Catedral Alta Patagonia is 9km long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Catedral Alta Patagonia?

The next notable snow forecast is 12cm, expected on 25 July, with around 24cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow Forecast by day for Catedral Alta Patagonia

Ski Area Stats

Catedral Alta Patagonia Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altitudes & Slopes

Catedral Alta Patagonia Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,100m
Resort Altitude (Catedral Alta Patagonia)1,050m
Lowest Piste1,030m
Max Vertical1,070m

Ski Slope Aspects


Catedral Alta Patagonia has ski slopes facing south (good for keeping the snow).

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Catedral Alta Patagonia
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers


There is a snow park with a variety of features, rails and jumps.

Location and Map

Where is Catedral Alta Patagonia?

This ski resort is in the Argentinian Andes in Río Negro.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Catedral Alta Patagonia is Bariloche, 45 minutes drive away.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 39 ski lifts are able to uplift 35,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 20km of ski runs, with 50 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Catedral Alta Patagonia open?

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

Usual opening is Late June, and usual closing is Late Sept.

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

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