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Candanchú Ski Resort Guide

Candanchú, Spain

Rated: 4/5 (from 4 ratings)

Candanchú Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift2,400m7,874ft
Resort Height1,560m5,118ft
 Nearest AirportsHuesca and Pamplona
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Candanchú at a glance

Sharing a lift ticket with Astún, Candanchú has a reputation as one of Spain's toughest ski resorts.

 When will it snow in Candanchú?

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

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Candanchú Facts, Stats and Ratings

Candanchú Rated

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How High is Candanchú?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Candanchú
Highest Lift2,400m7,874ft
Resort Altitude (Candanchú)1,560m5,118ft
Lowest Piste1,500m4,921ft
Max Vertical900m2,953ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Candanchú Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Candanchú
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Candanchú Summary

The Spanish Ski Resort of Candanchú has direct access to 51 marked pistes, served by a total of 23 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 1,560m5,118ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,400m7,874ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

On the Mountain

 Skiing in Candanchú

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

 Snowboarding in Candanchú

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

When is Candanchú open?

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

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

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

Snow Making

Candanchú is able to make snow, on 7km4 miles of ski runs, with 112 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The 23 ski lifts of Candanchú are able to uplift 22,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Candanchú?

Candanchú is in the Spanish Pyrenees in La Jacetania, Huesca, Spain.

How can I get to Candanchú?

 By Air

The nearest airports to Candanchú are Huesca, Pamplona and Pau. There are six airports within three hours drive.


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