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Rosa Khutor

Rosa Khutor Ski Resort Guide

Rosa Khutor, Russia

Rated: 4/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length77km48 miles
Highest Lift2,286m7,500ft
Resort Height819m2,687ft
 Nearest AirportSochi
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Rosa Khutor

Officially opened to the public in 2011, one of the key venues for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, Rosa Khutor is one of a group of three resorts making up the Olympic venue, all purpose built this century in a ski area with a long standing reputation for deep snow and a good climate. The slopes have superb uplift from modern gondolas and chairlifts and runs include Olympic Downhill courses as well as Olympic freestyle and snowboarding facilities. World class and the best in Russia.

Summary

The Russian ski resort of Rosa Khutor is in the Russian Caucasus at an altitude of 819m2,687ft, with 77km48 miles of marked runs.

Rosa Khutor is one of the larger Ski Resorts in Russia and has direct access to 77km48 miles of downhill skiing, with 17 marked pistes, served by a total of 19 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,286m7,500ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Rosa Khutor?

The next notable snow forecast is 3cm1in, expected on 26 January, with around 120cm47in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Rosa Khutor
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826m2,710ft
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1,064m3,491ft
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Ski Area Stats

Rosa Khutor Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 3 11km7 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 4 11km7 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 8 25km16 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 2 5km3 miles
Downhill
Total Length
77km48 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
19

Altitudes

Rosa Khutor Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,286m7,500ft
Lowest Piste819m2,687ft
Resort Altitude (Rosa Khutor)819m2,687ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Rosa Khutor
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Skiing

The resort’s pistes are suitable for skiers of any skill level.

“Blue” pistes are located near Rosa Khutor Mountain Lodge and designed for children and beginners.

“Red” pistes in the mid part of the eastern slopes of the Rosa Khutor Plateau are located between 940m and

1350m marks and are designed for intermediate and advanced riders.

The most difficult “black” pistes for expert riders are located between 1350m and 2320m.

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

Snowboarding

2014 Winter Olympic snowboarding venue.

Location and Map

Where is Rosa Khutor?

This ski resort is in the Russian Caucasus in gorod Sochi, Krasnodar Krai.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Rosa Khutor is Sochi, 45 minutes drive away.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 19 ski lifts are able to uplift 14,334 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Rosa Khutor open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

 Open.

Usual opening is early December, and usual closing is Early April.

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 Rosa Khutor, 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 Rosa Khutor Tourist Office for the latest.

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