Krvavec is one of Slovenia’s most popular ski resorts and mountain recreation centres, thanks in part to its convenient location just 25 kilometres from Ljubljana.
Krvavec ski area
The ski runs are varied and ideal for recreational and professional skiers as well as beginners. The Krvavec ski resort lies at between 1,450 and 1,971 metres above sea level and consists of 30 km of pistes of different levels of difficulty, ski runs guarantees 100 skiing days each season. Krvavec is renowned in Slovenia as being the sunniest area to ski.
Fifth year in a row, World Ski Awards organization chose Krvavec for Slovenia's Best Ski Resort.
Krvavec skiing and snowboarding
The slopes for beginners are next to the upper cable car station. A ski school and equipment rental are right there as well and so is the polygon for small children. The more advanced skiers can take the modern and fast chairlift to the top of Krvavec and relish the numerous more challenging slopes. The terrain is really diverse, but if you are looking for something more check out the snow park and improve your skills on the ski jumps and other objects for various tricks.
Krvavec Snow Park is located at the lower part of the Slope 12. Length: 800m Difference in altitude: 140m 6 ski jumps (from 3-12m) 10 facilities (straight box 2x, kink box, flat rail, double barrel rail, down rail, double kink rail, elbow rail, canon rail and sod).
Krvavec freeride skiing: Krvavec has 2 designated spots for freeriding. First one is run number 14 (left on the map) and the other is slope number 4. Area around run number 14 is pretty big but it gets criss-crossed in a few hours. There is a fence on the right side of the slope which marks the border of the resort.
Krvavec offers a few huts with sun terraces and and a good choice of restaurants with regular live music on the mountain. At lunchtime most people head to the 'Plaza' aka the 'snow beach', a lively area with several restaurants where you can enjoy food, drinks and blaring music whilst kicking back in the sunshine.
Krvavec is also home to Slovenia's first igloo village where you can stop by for food and drinks during the day with soft chill-out music in a special atmosphere.
Accommodation is available right on the slopes in the lodge, in apartments or in cabins. The majority of skiers drive here daily from Ljubljana or Kranj.