Snow falls to Sarıkamış Ski Resort for about 57 days a year and it stays on the ground for about 114 days. The snow thickness reaches 1.5 meters under normal winter conditions. Its snow boasts a “crystal snow” feature that is only specific to the Alps and, thus, is very suitable for skiing. The snow consisting of big crystal snowflakes doesn’t stick to one another. This makes the ski resort a center of attraction for snowboarders.
Sarıkamış has very favorable conditions for Alpine skiing, Nordic skiing, and Tour Skiing. With an altitude at 2,500, Cıbıltepe will wow you with its gorgeous natural beauty. It has a 5-stage track with a length of a total of 12 km nestled in between pine trees. Fly to Sarıkamış for a pleasant holiday!
Ski tracks in Sarıkamış
It has 9 tracks with a total length of 12 km. The longest track length is 3,500 meters. It also has a 45-km cross-country ski track, of which 5 km is certified by FIS (International Ski Federation).
Facilities in Sarıkamış
It has 2 chairlifts and 1 ski lift.
Height of Sarıkamış
Tracks starting from 1,738 meters go up to a height of 2,958 meters.
Ski season in Sarıkamış
It offers skiing between December and March.
Sarıkamış Ski Resort is 50 km to Kars Airport. The hotels at the ski resort provide their guests with bus services to the airport. Kars flights take you to Sarıkamış effortlessly.
Accommodation in Sarıkamış
There are over 1,200 beds at 12 tourist facilities. Although the hotels do provide food service, feel free to taste local delicacies in Sarıkamış and Kars such as Kars goose, piti, and hangel.