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Vrchlabí

Vrchlabí Ski Resort Guide

Vrchlabí, Czech Republic

Rated: 3/5 (from 4 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners and Apres-Ski.
Highest Lift1,019m
Resort Height530m
 Nearest AirportsPrague and Wrocław
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Vrchlabí

This city (population 15,000) in the centre of the main Czech ski Region has four ski areas of its own. The main slopes are at Herlikovice-Zaly, 2km north. The city itself contains many old buildings including a 16th century castle.

Summary

The Czech ski resort of Vrchlabí is in the Giant Mountains at an altitude of 530m.

Vrchlabí has direct access to 5 marked pistes, served by a total of 10 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.

Skiing

Vrchlabí offers good sking, particularly, for Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding

Vrchlabí offers some good boarding.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Vrchlabí?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Vrchlabí.

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Ski Area Stats

Vrchlabí Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 2 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 3 
Cross Country
Total Length
10km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
10

Altitudes

Vrchlabí Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,019m
Lowest Piste530m
Resort Altitude (Vrchlabí)530m
Max Vertical489m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Vrchlabí
Beginners
Snowboarding
Apres-Ski

Location and Map

Where is Vrchlabí?

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

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Vrchlabí is Prague, 131 minutes drive away.

Wrocław and Dresden airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 10 ski lifts are able to uplift 8,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Vrchlabí 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 Vrchlabí, 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 Vrchlabí Tourist Office for the latest.

Vrchlabí