For this winter season, Perito Moreno increases your lifting capacity with a new Teleski installed on top of the mountain. “In this way, the number of media outlets rises to 10 for this winter and it is positioned as the winter sports center that has grown the most during the last five years in South America“, they detailed from Laderas.
The number of tracks also increases and more skiable kilometers are addedwith a total of 16 slopes, suitable for all levels of skiing and snowboarding. “In total, the ski area – not counting the off-piste areas – now exceeds 23 kilometers (10 km new for this winter)”, indicated the spokesmen of the winter center.
It should be noted that the new Teleski del Oeste reaches the highest lift to date: 1,736 meters, and adds to the three that had already been inaugurated last winter. In addition, the new medium allows a better distribution of skiers in the different areas of the hill; lifting capacity is increased from 6,600 to 7,200 people/hour from this season.
With regard to infrastructure improvements, from the company, they highlighted that “the cota confectionery was expanded 1,700 meters -at the return of the Plateau Chairlift- and a new rental at the 1,400 meter levelwhich enables double the supply of equipment and better manage the service“.
With respect to events calendar, this winter shines again as in its best times, with both recreational and sports activities. The already classic will be carried out Torch Descent that “will allow visitors who so wish to join the school’s instructors in that unique experience“, as indicated by its organizers. Also, the Children’s Day with a costume contest, gifts and prizes, as is the custom rooted in the hill.
Finally, Cerro Perito Moreno will once again be the scene of various competitions on the calendar of the Argentine Ski and Mountaineering Federation (FASA) and a valid date for the International Ski Federation (FIS), in August and September, respectively. In addition to the tests provided for in the renewed Snow Park from the hill.
Cerro Perito Moreno is perhaps the ski resort with the best services/price ratio in South America. The reference price, which is the highest daily pass in high season, has a value of $5,900. For the opening, Laderas has Middle Season prices: the major daily pass from June 25 to July 9 is $4,400.
The Hill is located in the Andean Region of Parallel 4225 kilometers northwest of El Bolsón and an hour and a half from the international airport of the city of San Carlos de Bariloche on Route 40. From the top you have a panoramic view of the entire Andean region and the most beautiful points in the area.
The slopes of the hill are covered by majestic forests of lengas and ñires which -during the winter season- are reached by heavy snowfall.