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Benecko

Benecko Ski Resort Guide

Benecko, Czech Republic

Ski Area Highlights
Highest Lift900m2,953ft
Resort Height640m2,100ft
 Nearest AirportsPrague and Wrocław
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Benecko

Originally one of the poorer villages in the Czech republic, has now established itself as a tourist destination. The first skis of local beechwood were made here in 1892 for the resident Count's game keepers. There are beautiful views of the Giant mountain from the observation tower at the top of the lifts.

Summary

The Czech ski resort of Benecko is in the Giant Mountains at an altitude of 640m2,100ft.

Benecko has direct access to 4 marked pistes, served by a total of 9 ski lifts.

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

Skiing

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding

Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Benecko.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Benecko?

The next notable snow forecast is 6cm2in, expected on 29 November, with around 16cm6in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Benecko Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 1 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 3 
Cross Country
Total Length
57km35 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
9

Altitudes

Benecko Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift900m2,953ft
Lowest Piste640m2,100ft
Resort Altitude (Benecko)640m2,100ft
Max Vertical260m853ft

Benecko Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Benecko is 1km1 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Benecko?

This ski resort is in the Giant Mountains in Semily, Liberec Region, Czech Republic.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Benecko is Prague, 131 minutes drive away.

Wrocław and Dresden airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The nine ski lifts are able to uplift 6,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Benecko 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.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Benecko, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

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

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Benecko Tourist Office for the latest.

Benecko