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Donovaly Ski Resort Guide

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Donovaly, Slovakia

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Donovaly Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners and Apres-Ski.
Total Piste Length1km1 miles
Highest Lift1,360m4,462ft
Resort Height913m2,995ft
 Nearest AirportsBratislava and Krakow
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Donovaly at a glance

The first ski area in the Slovak Republic to come under private ownership and one of the highest permanent settlements in Slovakia. There are runs for all skier levels over the full vertical down the Zvolen mountain. Site of the 1996 European Dog Sledding Championships.

 When will it snow in Donovaly?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Donovaly.

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Donovaly Facts, Stats and Ratings

Donovaly Rated

Ratings for Donovaly
Intermediate Skiers

How High is Donovaly?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Donovaly
Highest Lift1,360m4,462ft
Lowest Piste913m2,995ft
Resort Altitude (Donovaly)913m2,995ft
Max Vertical447m1,467ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Donovaly Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Donovaly
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 1km1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
1km1 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
58km36 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
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Donovaly Summary

The Slovak Ski Resort of Donovaly has direct access to 1km1 miles of downhill skiing, with 17 marked pistes, served by a total of 17 ski lifts.

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

On the Mountain

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

 Skiing in Donovaly

Donovaly offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

 Snowboarding in Donovaly

Donovaly offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Donovaly.

When is Donovaly open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Donovaly.

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

Snow Making

Donovaly is able to make snow, on 7km4 miles of ski runs,.

Ski Lift Capacity

The 17 ski lifts of Donovaly are able to uplift 14,100 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Donovaly?

Donovaly is in the Slovak Tatras in Banská Bystrica, Banská Bystrica Region, Slovakia.

How can I get to Donovaly?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Donovaly are Bratislava, Krakow and Kosice, all within three hours drive.


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