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Cerro Castor Ski Resort Guide

Cerro Castor Ski Resort Guide

lonquimay volcano, Chile, Cerro Castor photo

Cerro Castor

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Gemelos en la Brecha, Cerro Castor photo

Cerro Castor

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vista desde "Piedra Negra", Cerro Castor photo

Cerro Castor

Photo credit: Marcos Gabriel Sejas

Cerro Castor photo

Cerro Castor

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La Brecha, a las 10:00 am, Cerro Castor photo

Cerro Castor

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Latest Snow Report

Issued: 24 Sep

  • Last Snowfall: 24 September 2014
  • Snow Depth (upper): 100 cm
  • Snow Depth (lower): 40 cm
  • Piste: Fair
  • Off-piste: Fresh

Today’s Weather (580 m)

AM
light rain
25 NNW25
7 °C F-Level
1700m
PM
partially cloudy
20 NNW20
8 °C F-Level
1650m
night
rain showers
10 WNW10
6 °C F-Level
1550m

Cerro Castor is the most modern and newest ski resort in Argentina. It has 9 ski lifts (4 quadruple chair lifts, 3 teleski and 2 magic carpets). The ski area has 1 terrain park. 1 ski cross circuit, 2 moguls courses and 25 slopes/pistes. Cerro Cartor has 4 restaurants. It also has artifitial snow (snow making) on 2 slopes: EL Condor and Halcon Peregrino. Cerro Castor can boast a very impressive 772 metres (2533 feet) of vertical descent. It is only really suitable for beginner and intermediate skiers and snowboarders. We have no information about the existence of any cross country ski trails at Cerro Castor. The closest airport is at Ushuaia and the transfer time is only 0.5 hours. There is accommodation located close to the pistes but we would welcome additional information about any hotels or chalets in Cerro Castor.

Resorts close to Cerro Castor include: Cerro Mirador (263 km), El Fraile (1050 km), La Hoya (1335 km), Monte Bianco (1347 km), Perito Moreno (1461 km),


Cerro Castor Location Maps

Cerro Castor Location Map

All Cerro Castor Resort Stats

Piste info

  • Trails (Pistes): 25
  • Beginner: 30%
  • Intermediate: 30%
  • Advanced: 40%
  • Cross-country: -
  • Snowmaking: Yes
  • Acres of ski: -
  • Terrain Parks: 1
  • Halfpipes: -

Social

  • Restaurants: 4
  • Bars: -
  • Slopeside accommodation: Y

Mountain info

  • Vertical Drop: 772 m

Lifts

  • Draglifts: 2
  • Chairlifts: 5
  • Gondolas / Cable Cars: -
  • Toplift: m

Travel

NEW! Announcements & News from the Cerro Castor ski resort manager

Join our ski resort manager programme

29 of august Case Moguls Challenge Competition. We will have the Top 5 skiers in the world.
10,11,12 &13 of Septemeber. FIS COmpetition SLALOM & GS Alpine Skiing
20 of September Salomon Boarder Cross Competition
26 of septemeber Rip Curl Pro at the terrain park

Information supplied 24 Aug 2009




Visitor Reviews of Cerro Castor


Monica Vázquez from Argentina writes:

Amo ese lugar! Es bellísimo. La nieve excelente y la gente muy servicial.

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City Forecasts
Closest to Cerro Castor

city forecasts
Ushuaia, Argentina 20 km
Punta Arenas, Chile 257 km
Rio Gallegos, Argentina 354 km
Caleta Olivia, Argentina 922 km
Comodoro Rivadavia, Argentina 985 km

Surf Breaks
Closest to Cerro Castor

surf forecast
Río Grande, Argentina 107 km
Bertha's Beach, Falkland-Islands 711 km
Elephant Beach, Falkland-Islands 715 km
Concirdia Bay, Falkland-Islands 734 km
Surf Bay, Falkland-Islands 759 km

Resorts and Mountain Peaks Surrounding Cerro Castor

Contours: Roads & Rivers: Display specific location
Cerro Castor neighbourhood basemap Cerro Castor neighbourhood contours Roads and rivers close to Cerro Castor

Mountain Peaks
Closest to Cerro Castor

mountain forecasts
Monte Bove (Chile), Chile 72 km
Monte Darwin, Chile 95 km
Mount Darwin, Chile 95 km
Fueguino, Chile 146 km
Monte Buckland, Chile 157 km