With white postcard installed on all targets Patagonian snow, the ski resorts have confirmed the dates of opening and unveiled its new products for this winter
The arrival of snow to Patagonia was immediate. The southern Argentina and is dyed white winter resorts ready the last details to officially open the 2013 season. All of them present developments in infrastructure and services, and promise an attractive event calendar.
This year, much of the ski centers of Patagonia have its official opening scheduled for June 20. This is the case of the hills Chapelco, Bayo, Castor, Catedral and Caviahue while Hoya announced its opening for July 6. As for the snow parks, Bats Mahuida opens July 1, the new Calafate Mountain Park opened on June 9 and First Pinos announce its opening date soon.
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CALAFATE MOUNTAIN PARK (El Calafate, Santa Cruz)
Located 15 kilometers from the city center, this new activity center invites you to live the experience of enjoying the snow and nature, with views of Lake Argentino and the Andes. Its programs are developed in the Cerro Huyliche 1,050 m., Offering activities for all ages and with varying levels of difficulty.
During the winter, the snow park offers varied programs: Learn to ski, Jet Snow fire, lifts for skiing, equipment rental, ski touring, snowshoeing, confectionery, etc..
Batea Mahuida (Villa Pehuenia, Neuquén)
It is the only country snow park run by a community Mapuche Puel community. It is located 8 kilometers from Villa Pehuenia, a small Andean village nestled in the heart of the mountain range to 310 kilometers Neuquén Neuquén and surrounded by ancient forests of Araucaria. Other activities carried out there you can practice snow shoeing, or cross country skiing.
CATEDRAL HILL (Bariloche, Rio Negro)
The official opening of the hill match the 43th edition of the Snow Festival to be held from 19 to 23 June. The concessionaire of the ski area, Catedral Alta Patagonia SA, acquired a new version of Ski Data, for the sale of passes and access control to the lifts to eliminate bar cards, which will be replaced by magnetic cards digital. There will also be signage and advertising on the mountain, which was renewed. Improvements were also made in the beginner slopes of the base, and significant improvements were made on the slopes of the entire complex. These works allow in the winter snow can be harnessed correctly. It is estimated that this winter, Villa Catedral, will have a global offer of 2,500 beds.
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