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Nevados de Chillán

Nevados de Chillán Ski Resort Guide

Nevados de Chillán, Chile

Rated: 4/5 (from 6 ratings)

Nevados de Chillán Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length30km19 miles
Highest Lift2,700m8,858ft
Resort Height1,680m5,512ft
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Nevados de Chillán at a glance

A ski and spa resort with South America's longest chair ( the 2500m Don Otto ) and trail ( 7.4km/4.5 miles). Hot springs greet skiers returning from a hard day on the slopes, with thermal health services. A five star hotel opened in July 1997. 10,000 hectares (24,710 acres) of heliskiing terrain can be accessed from resort which also offers dog sledding, snowmobiling and a host of cultural, spa and leisure facilities.

 When will it snow in Nevados de Chillán?

The next notable snow forecast for Nevados de Chillán is 2cm1in, expected on 5 August, with around 32cm13in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Nevados de Chillán Facts, Stats and Ratings

Nevados de Chillán Rated

Ratings for Nevados de Chillán
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

How High is Nevados de Chillán?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Nevados de Chillán
Highest Lift2,700m8,858ft
Resort Altitude (Nevados de Chillán)1,680m5,512ft
Lowest Piste1,530m5,020ft
Max Vertical870m2,854ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Nevados de Chillán Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Nevados de Chillán
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
137km4 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 7 6km4 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 16km10 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 4 17km11 miles
Total Length
30km19 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
14km9 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
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Nevados de Chillán Summary

The Chilean Ski Resort of Nevados de Chillán has direct access to 30km19 miles of downhill skiing, with 28 marked pistes, served by a total of 9 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 1,680m5,512ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,700m8,858ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

On the Mountain

The longest possible descent in Nevados de Chillán is 13km8 miles long.

 Skiing in Nevados de Chillán

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

 Snowboarding in Nevados de Chillán

There is a snowpark for 'boarders incorporating half pipes, quarter pipes and a fun box. This was the first snowboarding facility to open in South America.

When is Nevados de Chillán open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Nevados de Chillán.

Usual opening is Mid June, and usual closing is Mid Sept.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Nevados de Chillán.

Ski Lift Capacity

The nine ski lifts of Nevados de Chillán are able to uplift 7,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Nevados de Chillán?

Nevados de Chillán is in the Chilean Andes in Pinto, Ñuble, Chile.

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