Get full access to Outside Learn, our online education hub featuring in-depth fitness, nutrition, and adventure courses and more than 2,000 instructional videos when you sign up for Outside+ Sign up for Outside+ today.
Ski Season Dates: June 17-early October
With a complete view of the Santiago valley, this center rises 8,858 feet above sea level. Excellent powder conditions that remain well into the season’s end make this place the perfect ski destination. With a single combined ticket you can ski La Parva, El Colorado and Valle Nevado lifts, to enjoy the biggest skiable area in South America.
Spotlight on Deals:
Packages for two can be purchased through the Go Chile web-site starting at $315 in the low season. They include seven nights lodging at the Hotel Posada Farellones including meals and transfers to El Colorado or La Parva Ski Centers. The packages do not include ski tickets or airfare. For more information, go to www.gochile.cl/html/GuiaSki/Ski_tours.asp.
Return to the lead story:Southern Hemisphere Ski Guide