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Cerro Castor

Cerro Castor Ski Resort Guide

Cerro Castor, Argentina

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length20km 12 miles
Highest Lift975m 3,199ft
Resort Height195m 640ft
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Cerro Castor

Thought to be the world's most southerly ski area outside of Antarctica, not far from Ushuaia City. There is generally reliable natural snow cover from June through October.


The Argentinian ski resort of Cerro Castor is at an altitude of 195m 640ft, with 20km 12 miles of marked runs.

Cerro Castor has direct access to 20km 12 miles of downhill skiing, with 20 marked pistes, served by a total of 6 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.


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


Cerro Castor offers some good boarding.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Cerro Castor?

The next notable snow forecast is 1cm -, expected on 2 December.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Cerro Castor

Ski Area Stats

Cerro Castor Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 5 3km 2 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
107km 4 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 5 10km 6 miles
Total Length
20km 12 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altitudes & Slopes

Cerro Castor Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift975m 3,199ft
Lowest Piste195m 640ft
Resort Altitude (Cerro Castor)195m 640ft
Max Vertical780m 2,559ft

Ski Slope Aspects


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

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Cerro Castor
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Cerro Castor?

This ski resort is in Tierra del Fuego, Argentina.


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How to get there


Ski Lift Capacity

The six ski lifts are able to uplift 7,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Cerro Castor 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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