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Donovaly

Donovaly Ski Resort Guide

Donovaly, Slovakia

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length1km
Highest Lift1,360m
Resort Height913m
 Nearest AirportsBratislava and Krakow
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Donovaly

The Slovak ski resort of Donovaly is in the Slovak Tatras at an altitude of 913m, with 1km of marked runs.

Summary

Donovaly has direct access to 1km of downhill skiing, with 17 marked pistes, served by a total of 17 ski lifts.

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

Skiing

Donovaly offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding

Donovaly offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Donovaly.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Donovaly is 1km long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Donovaly?

The next notable snow forecast is 1cm, expected on 29 October.

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Ski Area Stats

Donovaly Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 1km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 3 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
13
Downhill
Total Length
1km
Cross Country
Total Length
58km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
17

Altitudes

Donovaly Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,360m
Lowest Piste913m
Resort Altitude (Donovaly)913m
Max Vertical447m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Donovaly
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Location and Map

Where is Donovaly?

This ski resort is in the Slovak Tatras in Banská Bystrica, Banská Bystrica Region.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Donovaly is Bratislava, 132 minutes drive away.

Krakow and Kosice airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 17 ski lifts are able to uplift 14,100 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 7km of ski runs,.

Season Dates

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

Donovaly Webcams

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

Donovaly