Gg Ski Georgia

Georgia, which has been independent since 1991 and has an illustrious history stretching back for millennia before the Soviet empire has a handful of ski areas in the Caucasus – so you can easily ski Georgia. Some of these Georgia ski resorts were developed during Russian rule in the last century, others are very modern with a lot of potential for future growth, the Georgian government believes. As well as a reputation for good powder, some of the ski areas are on the same latitude as southern Italy meaning the climate is quite gentle.

Georgia ski areas include Gudauri which is in the former category, as it was developed as a luxury destination for the Soviet elite. It is now rather dated and was touted by a British tour operator as a destination in the early 1990s but nothing came of that. It has however built a reputation as a low cost heli-ski destination with descents of around 1000 vertical metres possible from 4000m landing points.

Mestia, at the other extreme, is a brand new resort on which more than $150 million (US) was lavished in 2010-2011 with Austrian designers, modern lifts and infrastructure.
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Georgia: latest snow conditions round-up

Summary of forecast snowfall and ski conditions for resorts in Georgia. Fresh snow is forecast at 5resorts. Powder is reported at 1 resorts and 1 are reporting good piste conditions.

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Ski resorts of Georgia, alphabetically

Bottom Mid Top
Resort Webcam Top
snow depth
top and bottom
Good piste
on-piste
Powder
off-piste
Fresh snow depth
last snow
Fresh snow depth
next 9 days
0–3 | 3–6 | 6–9
snow (cm)
Weather Next 5 days weather forecast.
Freezing level (m)
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(1626m — 2225m)

snow report yesterday

150
150

Fresh

Fresh
3 days ago
18
43
13
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
Mid station 1926 m
950m 1100m 1350m 1450m 550m

(1800m — 2390m)

51
84
12
heavy snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
moderate snow
Mid station 2095 m
1100m 1100m 1600m 1400m 350m

(1998m — 3267m)

snow report 5 days ago

210
110
×
Closed

Powder
45 cm
6 days ago
3
16
8
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
Mid station 2632 m
1050m 1250m 1350m 1450m 600m

(1800m — 2350m)

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9
29
11
light snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
Mid station 2075 m
950m 1050m 1500m 1300m 500m

(2136m — 3036m)

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18
43
14
light snow
light snow
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
Mid station 2586 m
950m 1050m 1500m 1350m 550m