Southern Hemisphere Ski Guide: El Colorado, Chile


Phone: 011-562-246-3344

Ski Season Dates: June 16-October 1

Area Description:
Only 25 miles from Santiago in the Metropolitan Region, this winter complex is made up of the small villages El Colorado and Farellones. The ski center has excellent trails and a world class infrastructure. Snowmaking guaranties skiing all season. Together with La Parva and Valle Nevado, you can enjoy the largest South American skiable area, with 45 lifts and 102 trails, in a single combined lift ticket.

Spotlight on Deals:
Through the Go Chile web-site packages for two can be purchased ranging from $428-$737. All packages include seven nights lodging at the Colorado Apart Hotel and meals. They do not include ski tickets or airfare. Check out for more information or to make a reservation.

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Normally the season in Southern Hemisphere is well under way by this point in the year. Not this year. Natural disasters and a lack of major snow means the Southern Hemisphere winter has started off slow. But ski camps, contests, and other events are still going on. Here’s what you need to know if you’re headed south.