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Cerro Bayo

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Cerro Bayo Ski Resort Guide

Cerro Bayo, Argentina

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift1,780m
Resort Height1,050m
 Nearest AirportsBariloche and Chapelco
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Cerro Bayo

Cerro Bayo has a variety of skiing, including some served by Snowcat. A joint lift pass is available, with Antillanca in Chile (about 100km/60 miles) by road.


The ski area of Cerro Bayo is in the Argentinian Andes at an altitude of 1,050m.

Cerro Bayo has direct access to 20 marked pistes, served by a total of 10 ski lifts.


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


Cerro Bayo offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Cerro Bayo.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Cerro Bayo is 6km long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Cerro Bayo?

The next notable snow forecast is 18cm, expected on 24 July.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Cerro Bayo

Ski Area Stats

Cerro Bayo Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altitudes & Slopes

Cerro Bayo Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,780m
Resort Altitude (Cerro Bayo)1,050m
Lowest Piste1,010m
Max Vertical770m

Ski Slope Aspects


Cerro Bayo has ski slopes facing south (good for keeping the snow).

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Cerro Bayo
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Cerro Bayo?

This ski resort is in the Argentinian Andes in Neuquén.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Cerro Bayo is Bariloche, 40 minutes drive away.

Chapelco airport is also within three hours drive.

Bariloche is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 10 ski lifts are able to uplift 5,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Cerro Bayo 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.

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