After a week of bluebird days, Monday of this week started with a beautiful snowfall. And frankly, it was about time. While the temperatures remained above 0C during past few days, the forecast for this week predicts low temperatures and snow – just what January is all about.
Slopes & Lifts
Last few days were a prove how quickly weather and skiing conditions can change. From sunny weather and no new snow to cold and heavy snowfall, the conditions in Borovets were pretty diverse during the past week.
Before the snow came back in Bulgaria, the upper part of the resort – Markudjik, provided magnificent views whereas Yastrebets ski area was fantastic in the morning but also rather icy and was probably best for advanced and more confident skiers in the afternoon.
in the lower part, where Sitnyakovo Express and Martinovi baraki lifts operate, slopes were more forgiving and were great for early mornng skiing.
Everyone who was in Borovets on Monday, however, was in for a real threat. Snow was finally back in the oldest Bulgarian ski resort and the night skiing on that day offered fantastic atmosphere with heavy snowfall and very little people on the slopes.
Weather and Forecast
After days of sunshine, snow was finally back in Borovets on Monday, January 10th, and the resort looked like a snapshot from a winter fairy tale once again. Snowfall started in the early afternoon and haven’t stopped ever since.While there’s no more snow forecasted this week, the temperatures are expected to go pretty low and Thursday is expected to be the coldest day of the week with -12C degrees in the morning.
The centre part of the resort and the Martinovi baraki slopes got at least 10 new sm. of snow and everyone is looking to find out how’s the Markudjik ski area looking after 24 hours of heavy snowfall.
Rent your night skiing equipment with us
If you’re looking to do some night skiing while in Borovets, you might be pleased to know that our venue in hotel Ela is open until 10PM so you have plenty of time to take and return your rental ski and/or snowboard gear.
Ski & Board Traventuria is a leading provider of lift passes, equipment rental, airport transfers, and ski school for the Borovets area. To book your next ski vacation in Borovets with us, please check our website – www.skiborovets.bg