Hunter Mountain is a ski resort that has a lot of points in its favor. Firstly, it is the first ski resort in the world to have 100% of snow making. What is more, it is located only two hours north of New York City. During winter season, the resort invites all ski daredevils who want to get in touch with the snow environment.
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Skiing in Bjorkliden, Kiruna, Sweden
At Bjorkliden Fjallby ski resort there are 25 pistes, 4 of them being black and 2 green. Beside the marked pistes the area is perfect for skiing untouched trails and slopes in the wilderness. The average temperature around January is -2°C/28.4°F.
A nice piste to ski is the easy Teknikbacken, where night skiing is possible. For the experienced skiers, the difficult Svarta Bjorn is a challenging unmarked piste.
You can move among the pistes on 5 lifts. Kitteldalsliften is the longest ski lift with a total distance of 1120 m / 0.7 mi. There are many services in the resort like medical support, kids area, professional instructors, ski lodging and more.