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South America: elevation differences of ski resorts

All 37 ski resorts in South America sorted according to elevation difference.


Biggest height difference in South America (1,308 m)

The ski resort Caviahue 1,308 m has the biggest elevation difference of all ski resorts in South America.


Map: ski resorts with the biggest elevation differences in South America (Top 10)

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Ski resorts with the biggest elevation differences in South America

1-37 out of 37 ski resorts

Elevation difference 1308 m (1650 m - 2958 m)
Slopes 25 km 9 km 8 km 8 km
Ski lifts
  • 11
Lift ticket ARS 890,- / approx. € 52,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Caviahue-Copahue

Elevation difference 1230 m (2200 m - 3430 m)
Slopes 52 km 5 km 12 km 35 km
Ski lifts
  • 13
Lift ticket ARS 920,- / approx. € 54,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Las Leñas

Elevation difference 1150 m (1030 m - 2180 m)
Slopes 120 km 30 km 60 km 30 km
Ski lifts
  • 36
Lift ticket ARS 1065,- / approx. € 63,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages San Carlos de Bariloche

Elevation difference 1100 m (1600 m - 2700 m)
Slopes 35 km 10 km 15 km 10 km
Ski lifts
  • 10
  • Cat-skiing
Lift ticket CPL 40000,- / approx. € 54,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Chillan

Elevation difference 953 m (2380 m - 3333 m)
Slopes 50 km 25 km 10 km 15 km
Ski lifts
  • 22
Lift ticket CPL 48000,- / approx. € 65,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages El Colorado

Elevation difference 921 m (2653 m - 3574 m)
Slopes 38 km 12 km 20 km 6 km
Ski lifts
  • 15
  • Heli-skiing
Lift ticket CPL 45000,- / approx. € 61,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages La Parva

Elevation difference 862 m (195 m - 1057 m)
Slopes 29.1 km 14 km 9 km 6.1 km
Ski lifts
  • 8
Lift ticket ARS 985,- / approx. € 58,- (Day ticket main season)

Elevation difference 850 m (1550 m - 2400 m)
Slopes 28.5 km 15.5 km 6 km 7 km
Ski lifts
  • 6
Lift ticket CPL 37500,- / approx. € 51,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Malalcahuello, Lonquimay

Elevation difference 810 m (2860 m - 3670 m)
Slopes 40 km 16 km 17 km 7 km
Ski lifts
  • 14
  • Heli-skiing
Lift ticket CPL 48000,- / approx. € 65,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Valle Nevado

Elevation difference 790 m (2260 m - 3050 m)
Slopes 20 km 4 km 12 km 4 km
Ski lifts
  • 4
Lift ticket CPL 29000,- / approx. € 39,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Rancagua

Elevation difference 750 m (1466 m - 2216 m)
Slopes 11.5 km 3 km 6.5 km 2 km
Ski lifts
  • 5
  • Cat-skiing
Lift ticket ARS 490,- / approx. € 29,- (Day ticket main season)

Elevation difference 740 m (1230 m - 1970 m)
Slopes 45 km 15 km 25 km 5 km
Ski lifts
  • 11
Lift ticket ARS 1065,- / approx. € 63,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages San Martín de los Andes

Elevation difference 730 m (2580 m - 3310 m)
Slopes 20 km 10 km 4 km 6 km
Ski lifts
  • 14
  • Heli-skiing
Lift ticket CPL 42000,- / approx. € 57,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Portillo

Elevation difference 720 m (1380 m - 2100 m)
Slopes 30 km 12 km 10 km 8 km
Ski lifts
  • 7
Lift ticket CPL 36000,- / approx. € 49,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Pucón

Elevation difference 680 m (1050 m - 1730 m)
Slopes 12 km 5 km 4 km 3 km
Ski lifts
  • 14
Lift ticket ARS 950,- / approx. € 56,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Villa la Angostura

Elevation difference 650 m (3000 m - 3650 m)
Slopes 4 km 1 km 2 km 1 km
Ski lifts
  • 6

Elevation difference 645 m (1430 m - 2075 m)
Slopes 22 km 10 km 6 km 6 km
Ski lifts
  • 10
Lift ticket ARS 600,- / approx. € 35,- (Day ticket main season)

Elevation difference 615 m (2579 m - 3194 m)
Slopes 25.5 km 1.2 km 10 km 14.3 km
Ski lifts
  • 7
Lift ticket ARS 600,- / approx. € 35,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Los Penitentes

Elevation difference 530 m (1230 m - 1760 m)
Slopes 11.7 km 3.6 km 5.6 km 2.5 km
Ski lifts
  • 5
Lift ticket CPL 26000,- / approx. € 35,- (Day ticket main season)

Elevation difference 500 m (1040 m - 1540 m)
Slopes 22 km 13.7 km 4.6 km 3.7 km
Ski lifts
  • 5
Lift ticket CPL 48000,- / approx. € 67,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Puyehue

Elevation difference 450 m (1400 m - 1850 m)
Slopes 9 km 3 km 4 km 2 km
Ski lifts
  • 3
Lift ticket CPL 23000,- / approx. € 31,- (Day ticket main season)

Elevation difference 392 m (1550 m - 1942 m)
Slopes 15 km 10 km 4 km 1 km
Ski lifts
  • 4
Lift ticket CPL 25000,- / approx. € 34,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Vilcún

Elevation difference 350 m (2200 m - 2550 m)
Slopes 13 km 5 km 4 km 4 km
Ski lifts
  • 3
Lift ticket CPL 25000,- / approx. € 34,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages San José de Maipo

Elevation difference 315 m (2670 m - 2985 m)
Slopes 7 km 5 km 2 km 0 km
Ski lifts
  • 4
Lift ticket ARS 350,- / approx. € 21,- (Day ticket main season)

Elevation difference 300 m (980 m - 1280 m)
Slopes 5 km 2 km 2 km 1 km
Ski lifts
  • 2
Lift ticket CPL 16000,- / approx. € 22,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages Coihaique

Elevation difference 300 m (2250 m - 2550 m)
Slopes 1.1 km 0.3 km 0.2 km 0.6 km
Ski lifts
  • 3
Lift ticket ARS 85,- / approx. € 5,- (Day ticket main season)

Elevation difference 220 m (380 m - 600 m)
Slopes 11 km 4 km 5 km 2 km
Ski lifts
  • 2
Lift ticket CPL 25000,- / approx. € 34,- (Day ticket main season)

Elevation difference 190 m (330 m - 520 m)
Slopes 5 km 0.5 km 3.5 km 1 km
Ski lifts
  • 1

Elevation difference 150 m (700 m - 850 m)
Slopes 1 km 1 km 0 km 0 km
Ski lifts
  • 4
Towns/villages Río Turbio

Elevation difference 90 m (1650 m - 1740 m)
Slopes 2.5 km 2.5 km 0 km 0 km
Ski lifts
  • 5
Lift ticket ARS 500,- / approx. € 29,- (Day ticket main season)

Elevation difference 53 m (1602 m - 1655 m)
Slopes 1.7 km 1.3 km 0.4 km 0 km
Ski lifts
  • 1

Elevation difference 50 m (1580 m - 1630 m)
Slopes 0.5 km 0.5 km 0 km 0 km
Ski lifts
  • 1

Elevation difference 30 m (1200 m - 1230 m)
Slopes 0.3 km 0.3 km 0 km 0 km
Ski lifts
  • 1
Lift ticket R$ 79.80 / approx. € 23,- (Day ticket main season)
Towns/villages São Roque

Elevation difference 20 m (1175 m - 1195 m)
Slopes 0.3 km 0.3 km 0 km 0 km
Ski lifts
  • 2
Lift ticket ARS 765,- / approx. € 45,- (Day ticket main season)

Elevation difference 20 m (760 m - 780 m)
Slopes 0.1 km 0.1 km 0 km 0 km
Ski lifts
  • 1
Towns/villages Gramado
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