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Cerkno

Cerkno Ski Resort Guide

Cerkno, Slovenia

Rated: 3/5 (from 5 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length12km
Highest Lift1,267m
Resort Height939m
 Nearest AirportsLjubljana and Trieste
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Cerkno

The village of Cerkno is linked by ski bus to the wooded slopes of Crni Vrh where there is skiing for all abilities. The best accommodation in the area is at the Cerkno hotel, which has a gymnasium and indoor pool on site with thermal waters heated at 32ÂșC. The area has some of the best ski facilities in Slovenia including a six-seater chair installed for the 2000 season.

Summary

The Slovenian ski resort of Cerkno is in the Julian Alps at an altitude of 939m, with 12km of marked runs.

Cerkno has direct access to 12km of downhill skiing, with 20 marked pistes, served by a total of 8 ski lifts.

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

Skiing

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

Snowboarding

Cerkno is highly rated by Snowboarders.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Cerkno?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Cerkno Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 2 5km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 3 4km
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 2 3km
Downhill
Total Length
12km
Cross Country
Total Length
5km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
8

Altitudes

Cerkno Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,267m
Resort Altitude (Cerkno)939m
Lowest Piste900m
Max Vertical367m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Cerkno
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Apres-Ski

Cerkno Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Cerkno is 2km long and the most difficult run is the 'Davca 8'.

Location and Map

Where is Cerkno?

This ski resort is in the Julian Alps in Idrija, Slovenia.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Cerkno is Ljubljana, 85 minutes drive away.

Trieste, Klagenfurt, Venice, Zagreb, Rijeka, Pula and Graz airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The eight ski lifts are able to uplift 12,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 18km of ski runs,.

Season Dates

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

Cerkno