Feeling like putting on your skis ? You are not the only one! Luckily, the vast majority of ski resorts in our country have already kicked off the 2016-2017 season and those that have not, are about to open their slopes. In addition, lovers of this winter sport are in luck, since the experts assure that we are going to live a long, cold winter with abundant snowfalls. Thus, you can start planning your getaways to practice your favorite winter sport.
If this year you want to enjoy one of the best ski resorts in the world, we recommend that you go to Cerler , which has won the award for the best ski resort in Spain for the third consecutive year at the World Ski Awards, the “Oscars of skiing ”, Some awards in which the votes of the fans are key. In addition, it is important to note that it is also among the 25 best ski resorts in the world. Would you like to discover more details about Cerler? Well, do not miss anything that we tell you below!
The Cerler ski resort, which is located in the Aragonese Pyrenees, and more specifically in the Benasque Valley , is part of the Aramón group, which is also part of the Formigal-Paticosa Aragonese resort, in the Tena valley; and Javalambre and Valdelinares, in the Teruel Iberian System, thus representing the largest skiable area in Spain. In fact, it is the leading snow and mountain tourism business group in the country.
If you are fond of skiing and have never been to Cerler, you will surely be interested in knowing some of its main characteristics. Thus, you should know that the station offers 68 slopes (9 green, 18 blue, 26 red and 15 black), in addition to itineraries, snow park and snowmobile circuit. On the other hand, it is important that you bear in mind that it offers 81 kilometers of skiable area and 38 kilometers of artificial snow. In fact, it has 357 artificial snow cannons. We also want to comment that the station has 19 lifts, 6 conveyor belts, 4 ski lifts, 2 two-seater chairlifts, 2 four-seater chairlifts and 2 six-seater chairlifts.
Those who have children will be interested to know that Cerler offers the Snow Gardens service, ideal places for children to have their first contact with the snow . And all this while parents can enjoy the day of skiing. Specifically, the station offers two “gardens”, both with modern facilities and controlled outdoor areas for playing in the snow.
On the other hand, it is important that you bear in mind that the resort offers other services such as, for example, 11 ski schools ; individual lockers storage; local ski storage; parking spaces; ski and snowboard equipment rental at the foot of the slopes; different alternatives to eat; and a ski and snowboard workshop where you can get your equipment ready with the best Wintersteiger technology.
We also want to tell you about the different activities that Cerler offers. Thus, for example, they propose the 10.mil Safari challenge, which consists of making 10,000 meters of elevation gain in a single day without repeating the track. For the little ones, they offer the Skity Area, an area with slides, igloos, mini climbing walls, fun circuits… Also, on Tuesdays at 4:00 pm, Cerler invites everyone to a hot chocolate at the Remáscaro cafeteria. Finally, you should know that in Cerler you can enjoy a lot of party and fun after your ski day. Then we leave you with our gallery , where you will find the images offered from the ski resort itself. Do not miss it!
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