Ski courses

The Sierra Nevada's ski courses have been designed by European and American specialists, guaranteeing superb conditions for the skier. With a total of 76 kilometres spread over 70 runs, plus 6 sensational off-course trails, Solynieve offers the visitor a wide choice of activities. Solynieve has a vertical drop of 1,300 meters, and snow areas for all types of skiers, from beginners to experts. The highlights of its courses were those used in the World Alpine Ski Championships held in February 1996, which more adventurous skiers will be able to enjoy.

Area Name Length
(metres)
Vertical Drop
(metres)
Level
Veleta Aguila 5,900 1,150 2
Lastron 500 150 2
Tubo del Veleta 1,100 375 2
Panoramica 2,400 575 2
Variante 700 300 2
Laguna de las Yeguas Trucha 2,900 715 2
Variante (Trucha) 900 250 2
Olimpica 3,700 715 2
Carnero 600 150 2
Henry 600 150 2
Collado Alto 900 200 2
Collado de la Laguna 600 100 2
Solana 850 250 2
Cartujo 2,100 350 2
Borreguiles Granados 1,000 300 2
Morillas 600 175 2
Variante (Morillas) 300 100 2
Rebeco 2,500 475 3
Zorro 1,750 350 3
Peñones 1,750 350 3
Perdiz 1,800 350 4
Tubo de Borreguiles 900 150 3
Zona Principiantes (3) 1,950 100 4
Loma Dílar Visera 350 100 1
Cecilio 600 125 2
Loma de Dílar 4,300 710 2
Zahareña 1,500 200 2
Prado de las Monjas 1,400 350 2
Peñon del Dílar 2,700 375 2
Montebajo 1,800 350 2
Variante (Montebajo) 650 200 2
Fuente del Tesoro 920 275 1
Neveros 1,100 375 1
Tubo del Enebro 1,200 400 1
El Puente 1,050 425 1
Parador Sabina 1,000 370 3
Río Monachil Boulevard 950 100 3
Maribel 2,050 390 3
El Río 3,250 545 3

Level:
1 = Very difficult
2 = Difficult
3 = Easy
4 = Very easy