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Pec pod Sněžkou

Pec pod Sněžkou Ski Resort Guide

Pec pod Sněžkou, Czech Republic

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift1,602m
Resort Height705m
 Nearest AirportsWrocław and Prague
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Pec pod Sněžkou

One of the Czech Republic's best known resorts, lying berneath Snezka (Snow) Mountain, the country's highest peak (1602m). Originally an iron mining town, tourism developed after WW1 and the first lift was erected in the 1940s.


The Czech ski resort of Pec pod Sněžkou is in the Giant Mountains at an altitude of 705m.

Pec pod Sněžkou has direct access to 11 marked pistes, served by a total of 10 ski lifts.


Pec pod Sněžkou offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.


Pec pod Sněžkou offers some good boarding.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Pec pod Sněžkou?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Pec pod Sněžkou.

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Snow Forecast by day for Pec pod Sněžkou

Ski Area Stats

Pec pod Sněžkou Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Cross Country
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Number of Lifts


Pec pod Sněžkou Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,602m
Lowest Piste829m
Resort Altitude (Pec pod Sněžkou)705m
Max Vertical897m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Pec pod Sněžkou
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Intermediate Skiers

Pec pod Sněžkou Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Pec pod Sněžkou is 2km long and the most difficult run is the 'Hnědý vrch II'.

Location and Map

Where is Pec pod Sněžkou?

This ski resort is in the Giant Mountains in Trutnov, Hradec Králové, Czech Republic.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Pec pod Sněžkou is Wrocław, 132 minutes drive away.

Prague airport is also within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 10 ski lifts are able to uplift 9,570 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 4km of ski runs,.

Season Dates

When is Pec pod Sněžkou open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Pec pod Sněžkou, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Pec pod Sněžkou Tourist Office for the latest.

Pec pod Sněžkou Webcams

The Webcams in Pec pod Sněžkou are not always up-to-date. Please check the date on the image to ensure you are seeing current snow conditions.

Pec pod Sněžkou