Visiting Bovec - Kanin
Helpful resort information to assist planning your trip to Bovec - Kanin.
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- Restaurants | Bars4 | 7
- Nearest Airport Ljubljana
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- Tourist Office Website
- Tourist Office Phone++386 5 38 96 310
Bovec - Kanin Features
The terrain at Bovec - Kanin includes:
- Terrain Parks1
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What's it like at Bovec - Kanin resort?
The first cross-border ski resort in Slovenia is now up and running. The Kanin to Sella Nevea link was completed at the end of 2009. The linking of these resorts has expanded the ski area and off-piste terrain access. There is snowmaking available on the Italian Side and there are 4 restaurants (1 in Slovenia, 3 in Italy), plus 7 bars (4 in Slovenia, 3 in Italy).
Bovec - Kanin is the only ski area in Slovenia where the slopes spread higher than 2,000m. Bovec - Kanin is located above Bovec, with views over the world-renowned Soča River Valley where there is extensive cross-country skiing at low altitude. Because of the high altitude (2,300m) of the main pistes, there is reliable snow and a view that stretches from the heart of the Alps to the Adriatic Sea. There's 30km of slopes, for all standards, served by 9 lifts ( plus a cable car). It is not usually possible to ski to the valley at Bovec - Kanin. A special attraction of the Bovec - Kanin Ski Center is the opportunity to ski in three countries: at the Sella Nevea and Tarvisio ski resorts in Italy and at the Arnoldstein ski resort in Austria. Guests who purchase a six or seven day Bovec - Kanin ski pass can ski for two days free at these neighbouring resorts.
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Explore Bovec - Kanin Location Map
Interactive Bovec - Kanin trail map and piste map. View the piste and trails as well as the surrounding terrain and mountain contours for backcountry action. Find and compare nearby resorts by clicking on the resort markers.
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What's the snow currently like in Bovec - Kanin?
A summary of the current snow conditions in Bovec - Kanin. View more information on the Bovec - Kanin detailed snow report page.
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Visitor Reviews of Bovec - Kanin
Marcus Allrightous from Australia writes:
While planning a ski trip to eastern Italy and Slovenia in the 2016 season I have discovered that the lifts & pistes on the Kanin/Slovenian side of the mountain have been closed for the past couple of seasons due to a 'malfunction' of the cable car and the subsequent bankruptcy of the resort operator. And according to the Bovec tourist information office there is no official word on when they might reopen.
Having enjoyed visiting the Soca valley during spring a decade ago I thought it would be nice to visit again in winter, particularly as they have the highest elevation ski area in the Julian Alps. Lets hope they can get their act together soon so that we can spend some money there!
Resorts close to Bovec - Kanin
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- Sella NeveaLast Snow: 14 cm Fri 16 OctLifts: 6Trails: 117 km away
- BovecLast Snow: 17 cm Fri 16 OctLifts: 5Trails: 513 km away
- Latest WebcamTarvisioLast Snow: 14 cm Fri 16 OctLifts: 10Trails: 1920 km away
- DreilaendereckLast Snow: 15 cm Fri 16 OctLifts: 8Trails: —25 km away
- Latest WebcamVogelLast Snow: 27 cm Mon 12 OctLifts: 9Trails: 1425 km away