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Nagy-Hideghegy Ski Resort Guide

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Nagy-Hideghegy Ski Resort Guide


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Nagy-Hideghegy Ski Resort Guide

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Slope Stats

  • 858m

  • 219m

  • 639m

  • Acres of ski:1500
  • Pistes:5
  • Snowmaking:Yes
  • Halfpipes:-
  • Terrain Parks:-
  • X-Country:Yes
  • beginner40%
  • intermediate40%
  • advanced20%

Nagy-Hideghegy (literally means Big Cold Mountain) is about 70 kms from Budapest, above the resort Királyrét (King's meadow), in the Börzsöny Mountains. It is one of the oldest ski centres of Hungary; the first race being held nearby in 1910. The ski area is accessible from the nearest village (Királyrét) by a forestry road. There are 5 trails, two for beginners (blue), 2 intermediary (red), one advanced (black). The ski area has five surface lifts (one tow bar for beginners and 4 Poma. There are two mountain lodges on the slopes with accommodation and a restaurant; no separate bars. The nearest railway station is Kismaros (on the Budapest - Szob line, 45 kms from Budapest). From there a road and a narrow-gauge railway takes one to Királyrét. It also has cross-country trails taking one to the nearby peak Csóványos (936 meters), and one can ski down from the top to the parking-lot at 420 m, using a 8 km long trail. The details can be seen on the website A good map showing the whole area can be found at: The mountain lodge (840 m) offers modest accommodation for 50. The skiing area is about 1,5 acres. There is snowmaking on two slopes. From 26 December there will be a direct bus service at every week-end and during the Christmas holidays (until 3 January) from downtown Budapest right to the lodge at the top and the slopes.


  • Nearest Airport:Budapest
  • Nearest Train Station:Kismaros
  • Slopeside accommodation:yes
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  • Lifts:5 surface lifts
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So far there were three ski-touring events and a race for amateurs in this season, no more is envisaged.

Information supplied 6 Nov 2016

Latest Snow Reportview full snow report

  • Issued:17 Dec
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Today’s Weather (748 m)view full snow forecast

15 NNW15
-1 °CF-Level
15 NNW15
-2 °CF-Level
10 NNW10
-3 °CF-Level

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