April 16th was the last day of skiing for the winter season of 2022/2023 in Borovets. So here’s our last snow report from the slopes of the resort.
Read on to see just how snowy it was for the last week of skiing in Rila mountains.

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April snow. Borovets delivers | Markudjik ski areas | photo by Radi Stantchev

Snow and Slopes (last week’s overview)

Monday (10.04) kicked off this final week of skiing with new snow once again.
Tuesday (11.04) morning welcomed us with plenty of fresh snow on top of the already well groomed slopes. There was around 5 cm of new snow in the lower parts and around 25cm in the higher parts of the resort. It was a great freeride day.

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New snow in Borovets in the season finale week. A great end of winter 2022/2023 | photo by Peter Nedyalkov

Wednesday (12.04) and Thursday (13.04) were great for on track skiing with the new snow already groomed almost to perfection. Thursday (13.04) was probably one of the best skiing days for the whole season with great snow conditions, no wind, lots of sunshine and no crowds. Yastrebets and Markudjik skiing areas were in top shape making us enjoy the mountains at its best before saying goodbye to the season. It was really great to see Borovets in its snowy glory for once more before the 2022/2023 skiing season is over. April did deliver its best.

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One of the best days for the whole season | Thursday, 13.04 | photo by Peter Nedyalkov

Friday (14.04) was sunny again but quite windy, too. Here’s why Yastrebets Express and Gondola lift did not work. Martinovi Baraki’s main slope was good up to the ski road including, but the snow quickly got soft and slushy after 11am.

Saturday (16.04) was the last skiing day of the 2022/2023 season. The only open areas were the Markudjik ski centre and Yastrebets skiing area. Snow was pretty firm and icy up until 10am.

In Conclusion

It was quite a season! Started off promising, but then for Christmas and New Years Eve we did not have as much snow as we had hoped for. January was pretty dry, too, making us wonder what is going on with the winter worldwide. February delivered well, but March failed our hopes. Still April proved that winter can be unpredictable and allowed us to enjoy the 2022/2023 season longer than expected!

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April snow in Borovets. A great end of the season | photo by Radi Stantchev

Feeling Grateful

Thank you April for allowing us to see Borovets in its snowy glory again and for being able to ski up until Easter (Orthodox Easter) even. Many thanks to all of the staff at Borovets resort for the efforts of maintaining skiable slopes despite the overall difficult season. Special thanks to all of our customers who joined us this season for some winter fun. Thank you for choosing Ski & Board Traventuria for your ski or snowboard winter holiday. And last but not least, we are grateful and appreciative of our Ski & Board Traventuria Borovets Team for the great work and dedication for another winter season!

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See You in the Summer as well

Our snow reports were created as means to help you better plan your Borovets vacation for next season. And also to keep you up to date with current snow conditions. We do hope they were helpful and fun to read. As always, our team will be at your service to assist you in planning your next best vacation. Just reach out! See you in the Rila Mountains during the summer time as well! Our Ski & Board Traventuria Borovets Shop will be open from 18.04.2023 to 08.12.2023 Monday through Friday from 08:30 to 17:30 (and from 17.06 to 24.09 – Saturdays and Sundays included).


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