Cerkno Ski Resort

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Cerkno Ski Resort
Cerkno ski resort.png
Location Cerkno
Črni vrh near Davča
 Slovenia
Nearest city Škofja Loka
Coordinates 46°09′20″N 14°02′57″E / 46.1556°N 14.0491°E / 46.1556; 14.0491
Vertical 400 m - (1312 ft)
total
Top elevation 1300 m - (4,264 ft)
Base elevation 900 m - (2,952 ft)
Skiable area 172 acres (0.70 km2)
Runs

Total 18 km

Ski trail rating symbol blue circle.png 6 km
Ski trail rating symbol red circle.png 6 km
Ski trail rating symbol black circle.png 6 km
Longest run 2 km - (1,24 miles)
Lift system 8 total
2 surface
2 doublechair
2 fourchair
2 sixchair
Snowmaking yes
Website cerkno.com

Cerkno Ski Resort is a Slovenian ski resort located on Črni Vrh hill near Davča, 10 km away from centre of municipality Cerkno, 50 km away from Ljubljana and 140 km away from Koper. It has a total of 18 km ski slopes, 5 km tracks for Cross country skiing and Snow Fun park for snowboarders.

Opened in 1984 with only two surface lifts, but nowadays it is the most modern Slovenian ski resort with 2 sixchairs, 2 fourchairs, 2 doublechairs and 2 surface lifts. In the 2010/11, 2011/12 and 2012/13 seasons, Cerkno Ski Resort was awarded as the best ski resort in Slovenia. There is a hotel situated at the top station. Cerkno summer offerings include hiking, mountain biking.

Resort statistics[edit]

Elevation
Summit - 1300 m - (4,264 ft)
Base - 900 m - (2,952 ft)

Ski Terrain
0,7 km2 (172 acres) - 9 named runs covering around 18 km (11 mi) on one mountain.

Slope Difficulty
- 33% expert
- 33% intermediate
- 33% beginner

Vertical Drop
- 400 m (1312 ft) in total

Longest Run: "Počivalo 5" - 1,983 m (1,24 miles)

Average Winter Daytime Temperature: /

Average Annual Snowfall: /

Lift Capacity: 14,000 skiers per hour

Ski Season Opens: December

Ski Season Ends: April

Snow Conditions Phone Line: +386 (0) 5 3743400

Other activities[edit]

  • Snow Fun Park (snowboarding)
  • Cross country skiing (5 km/3,1 miles)

Ski slopes[edit]

Name Length Vertical drop Incline Category
Grič 1 925m 116m 12,1% Ski trail rating symbol blue circle.png
Dolina 2 324m 71m 22,5% Ski trail rating symbol blue circle.png
Lom 3 722m 162 23,1% Ski trail rating symbol black circle.png
Lom 4 892m 162m 18,6% Ski trail rating symbol blue circle.png
Počivalo 5 1983m 330m 16,9% Ski trail rating symbol blue circle.png
Brdo 6 1930m 326m 17,2% Ski trail rating symbol blue circle.png
Brdo 7 1082m 240m 22,2% Ski trail rating symbol red circle.png
Gozd-Davča 8 559m 160m 30,2% Ski trail rating symbol black circle.png
Davča-Lom 9 1649m 290m 18,1% Ski trail rating symbol red circle.png

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