Astun is located in the source of Aragon river, in the Pyrenees mountains near the borders of Spain with France. The station occupies two high mountain valleys, La Raca and Truchas each of which is accessible by a chairlift. The temperature varies from 2°C/35.60°F to 19°C/75.20°F throughout the year, with January being the coldest and August the warmest month. It is an ideal spot for many activities and excursions all around the year.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
Snowboarding in Catamount Ski Area, Hillsdale, New York USA
From a variety of ski activities, Snowboarding takes the prize. With the appropriate features that the resort offers, you will enjoy an extraordinary activity. Catamount’s terrain park has small and large jumps in many shapes and sizes. You also find table-tops, rollers and spines. The terrain is full of jibs, rails and boxes.
The resort offers a vertical drop of 1000 ft (300 m), a top elevation of 2000 ft (600 m) and a base elevation of 1000 ft (300 m). Catamount covers a skiable area of 119 ac/0.48 km² with 33 trails and a terrain park. 40% of trails are formed for beginners, 27% for intermediate snowboarders and 33% for experts. It also has 6 lifts, 1 Quad Chairlift, 2 Double Chairlifts, 1 Triple Chairlift and 2 Wonder Carpet (beginner area).
All trails are covered by 99% of snowmaking. In 4 mi/6 km of terrain, you will find 15 trails and terrain features for night skiing, including the half pipe and the park. The spot is endowed with many rental and repair shops, as well as ski schools for both kids and adults.