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Cerro Bayo

Cerro Bayo Ski Resort Guide

Cerro Bayo, Argentina

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Cerro Bayo Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift1,780m5,840ft
Resort Height1,050m3,445ft
 Nearest AirportsBariloche and Chapelco
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Cerro Bayo

Developped by skier Jean Pierre Raemdonck, of Belgian decent, Cerro Bayo has seen big improvements over the past few seasons including a doubling of its lift numbers which now reach the local summit and of cleared trails. Snowcat skiing is available to access neighbouring snowfields. The resort participates in a joint week long lift ticket scheme with Antillanca, over the border in Chile (about 90km/56 miles) away.

Cerro Bayo Summary

The Argentinian ski resort of Cerro Bayo is in the Argentinian Andes at an altitude of 1,050m3,445ft.

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

Skiing in Cerro Bayo

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

Snowboarding in Cerro Bayo

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

Cerro Bayo Snow Forecast

When will it snow in Cerro Bayo?

The next notable snow forecast for Cerro Bayo is 5cm2in, expected on 30 September.

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Snow Forecast by day for Cerro Bayo

Ski Area Stats

Cerro Bayo Ski Area

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

Cerro Bayo Altitudes

Cerro Bayo Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Cerro Bayo
Highest Lift1,780m5,840ft
Resort Altitude (Cerro Bayo)1,050m3,445ft
Lowest Piste1,010m3,314ft
Max Vertical770m2,526ft

Cerro Bayo Rated

Ratings for Cerro Bayo
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Cerro Bayo Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Cerro Bayo is 6km4 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Cerro Bayo?

Cerro Bayo is in the Argentinian Andes in Ojo de Agua, Santiago del Estero, Argentina.

Map of Cerro Bayo

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How to get to Cerro Bayo

 By Air

The nearest airports to Cerro Bayo are Bariloche and Chapelco, all 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 of Cerro Bayo are able to uplift 5,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Cerro Bayo Season Dates

When is Cerro Bayo open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Cerro Bayo.


NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Cerro Bayo.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Cerro Bayo, but they may include any or all of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.

Visit the Cerro Bayo Tourist Office for the latest.

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