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Shemshak Ski Resort Of Tehran


Shemshak is the second largest ski area in Iran after Dizin and came into operation in 1958. The slopes at Shemshak lie at an altitude of 2550m to 3050m above sea level. The resort includes two main slopes each with a chair lift that apex at the top. There are several lifts at Shemshak. There are, also, lighting facilities for night skiing. Shemshak caters for more advanced skiers, while larger Dizin (71km away, by road) is best for beginners and intermediates. The slopes are quite steep and many of the runs are mogul runs. 

Shemshak has been classically provided for more advanced skiers while Dizin has drawn beginner and intermediate skiers. The slopes are quite steep and many of the runs are mogul runs. Snowboarders are welcomed to tackle the slopes, about one third of the people on the slopes are boarders. The terrain is suitable for more adventurous boarders. It is not crowded except on Iranian weekends. Fresh weather as well as closeness of the region to Tehran are the main reasons to attract many foreign and local tourists. You will enjoy an interesting ski till midnight by the lightened spectacular scene.With an altitude of 3050m, the resort is just 60 Km northeast of the capital of Tehran, close to the Mount Damavand.

 

Shemshak Ski Resort Of Tehran

 

Shemshak is a ski resort which is located in the north-east of Tehran in the Alborz mountain range. Shemshak is considered as next in rank to Dizin ski complex and has started its activity since 1958. It includes two ski lifts, three dish teleskis and two hammer teleskis. The slopes lie at an altitude of 2550m to 3050m above the sea level. The resort includes two main slopes, each with a chair lift that apex at the top and several lifts. There are also lighting facilities for night skiing. 

 

 

 

Shemshak Ski Resort Of Tehran

 

The resort is one of the best down hill track for wild ski and freestyle snowboarding. It has excellent powder snowfall in winter, a good place for practicing and acclimatization before attemting Mt Damavand Iran. Snowboarders are welcome to tackel the slopes, the terrain is good for more adventurous boarders, about 1/3 are boarders.

 

Shemshak Ski Resort Of Tehran


Ski Season is usually 4 months from early December to late March depends on the weather. Slope is open from 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM Night slope is from 6:00 PM t0 10:00 PM There are two hotels and four restaurants and coffee-house. Nearest Airport: Mehrabad National Airport and Imam Khomeini Internation Airport both located in Tehran.

  

Shemshak Ski Resort Of Tehran

 

Shemshak Ski Resort Of Tehran

 

 

Geocoding: 36°1′0″N, 51°30′0″E 


 


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