South American Resorts to Start the Winter Ski Season this Weekend | Most Awaiting More Snow

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Valle Nevado looking good… Credit: Facebook

June 21st marks the official start of winter for the southern hemisphere, and although resorts in New Zealand and Australia are already operating, this weekend marks the start of the South American ski season. 

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There is plenty of snow on the way… Credit: snow-forecast

Although, many resorts that had planned to open this weekend have postponed their opening day another week due to lack of snow. Don’t worry though, there is snow in the forecast starting early next week.


Estimated opening dates for South American resorts:

Chapelco, Argentina – 28th June

Las Leñas, Argentina – 29th June

Catedral, Argentina- 1st July

El Colorado, Chile – 20th June

Nevados de Chillán, Chile – 21st June

La Parva, Chile – 21st June (unconfirmed – awaiting snow!)

Corralco, Chile – 22nd June

Valle Nevado, Chile – 28th June

Portillo, Chile  – 29th June

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