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Chepelare Ski Resort Guide

Chepelare, Bulgaria

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length20km
Highest Lift1,870m
Resort Height1,155m
 Nearest AirportsPlovdiv and Sofia
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The ski area of Chepelare is at an altitude of 1,155m, with 20km of marked runs.


Chepelare has direct access to 20km 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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Ski Area Stats

Chepelare Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 6 8km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 3 12km
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altitudes & Slopes

Chepelare Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,870m
Resort Altitude (Chepelare)1,155m
Lowest Piste1,150m
Max Vertical720m

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.