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Pajares Ski Resort Guide

Pajares, Spain

Rated: 2/5 (from 1 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates and Beginners.
Highest Lift1,890m
Resort Height1,480m
 Nearest AirportValladolid
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The first lifts opened in Pajares in 1953, today Pajares is a complete ski station with skiing for all levels and restaurant and lodging at the base station.


The Spanish ski resort of Pajares is in the Spanish Pyrenees at an altitude of 1,480m.

Pajares has direct access to 36 marked pistes, served by a total of 13 ski lifts.


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


Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Pajares.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Pajares?

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

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Pajares

Ski Area Stats

Pajares Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Pajares Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,890m
Resort Altitude (Pajares)1,480m
Lowest Piste1,375m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Pajares

Pajares Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Pajares is 2km long.

Location and Map

Where is Pajares?

This ski resort is in the Spanish Pyrenees in Lumbreras, La Rioja.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Pajares is Valladolid, 157 minutes drive away.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 13 ski lifts are able to uplift 10,200 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 5km of ski runs, with 82 snow cannons.

Season Dates

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