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 3 resorts. Powder is reported at 1 resorts and 1 are reporting good piste conditions.

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Best powder (1)Best piste conditions (1)

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)
Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue

(1626m — 2225m)

snow report yesterday

14
7
Artificial 1 cm
yesterday
22
1
22
light snow
clear
clear
clear
cloudy
Mid station 1926 m
0m 0m 500m 500m 1000m

(1800m — 2390m)

snow report yesterday

60
40

Fresh

Fresh
10 cm
yesterday
32
3
32
moderate snow
clear
clear
clear
cloudy
Mid station 2095 m
0m 0m 800m 750m 1150m

(1998m — 3267m)

snow report yesterday

8
4
Packed powder or groomed snow 1 cm
14 days ago
1
2
1
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
clear
partly cloudy
cloudy
Mid station 2632 m
0m 0m 950m 900m 1100m

(1800m — 2350m)

snow report yesterday

35
Packed powder or groomed snow 8 cm
yesterday
5
2
5
snow showers
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
clear
light snow
Mid station 2075 m
0m 0m 600m 650m 1100m

(2136m — 3036m)

snow report yesterday

4 cm
yesterday
6
2
6
light snow
partly cloudy
partly cloudy
clear
light snow
Mid station 2586 m
0m 0m 700m 950m 1350m