Bansko is a mountain ski area, located in the south-western part of Bulgaria. It lies between the two banks of the Glazne river and at the foot of the Pirin mountains, being the highest part of the resort. The town of Bansko is situated 160 km / 99 mi far from the capital of Sofia.
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Snowboarding in Willamette Pass Resort, Eugene, Oregon USA
Conveniently located at 66 mi/106.2 km away from Eugene, the second largest city in the state of Oregon, it provides its visitors with numerous choices in hotels, restaurants and activities. It is open all year for both winter and summer season offering a variety of sports.
It offers twenty nine runs, five of which are intended for beginners, thirteen for intermediate athletes and eleven for experienced athletes. There are 555 ac / 2.24 km² of skiable ground with the longest run being 2.1 mi / 3.38 km. Six lifts serve the skiable terrain of the resort and average snowfall is estimated to be at 430 in / 1092.2 cm. The summit rises up to 6683 ft / 2037 m and there are 1563 ft / 476.4 m of vertical drop. Consequently, that makes it a place that can offer great thrill to the ones seeking adventure, but comfort and reliability for beginners with easier trails.
Willamette Pass Resort offers lessons from experienced instructors, rentals, as well as a number of activities and events to choose from.