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Skimania open at 08:00. Gondola starts at 08:30. DUMP 2017

Mar 08, 2017 No Comments by

With a later gondola start time of 08:30, skimania now open at 08:00. This gives plenty of time for your to get to the gondola early for its start at 08:30. Skimania remain open until 21:00 in the evening. Now let’s talk snow… DUMP 2017 Today’s fresh powder was very welcome. Please see snow report [...]

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Ski Lift Pass Prices Reduced By 20% From 15th March

Mar 07, 2017 No Comments by

From 15th March until the end of the season the price of a one day adult lift pass, purchased from the gondola lift cash desk, is reduced from 58 leva (€29.63) to 46 leva (€23.50). A 20% reduction. This surprise discount comes at a time when substantial dumps of snow are expected over the next week. [...]

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DUMP 2017: The Big One Is Coming

Mar 05, 2017 No Comments by

The Bansko ski season has entered the phase I love the most, it called March. Almost every year, that I can remember, this is the month with some of the biggest dumps of snow happen. And it looks like 2017 is looking like no exception; but it come with a dose of snow anxiety due [...]

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My Bansko Top 10: Restaurants

Feb 19, 2017 No Comments by

Fellow Bansko gastronauts, we’re just over half way though the ski season, so it’s time to take a look at what is being served up in Bansko’s restaurants this year. Armed with a healthy post ski healthy appetite and some good friends to get variety in dishes ordered I’m now ready to name places I’m [...]

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From Todorka To Bansko Town via The Tomba (Live)

Feb 15, 2017 No Comments by

Another bright cloudless Bansko sky. Clear blue skies and cold temperatures around -12 C greeted me at the top of Bunderitsa 2 chair lift. This is the second chair lift you take for accessing the top via Bunderitsa 1 chair lift — from the top of the gondola lift. Check out the video above. You’ll [...]

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BanskoSkiMania Shop Open From 07:30 To 21:00

Feb 11, 2017 No Comments by

BanskoSkiMania are open from 07:30 to 21:00 all of February, March and April. If you are arriving on a Friday Saturday or Sunday then I recommend you go into the shop later, after 6.30pm. This will ensure you can get you skis or snowboards and boots fitted quickly. Be sure to say hello to Mira [...]

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Snowboard World Cup 2017: Success

Feb 05, 2017 No Comments

The FIS World Snowboard Cup is now over. Those that went to watch it confirmed it created a wonderful atmosphere. Bulgaria’s snowboard superstar Radoslav Yankov made all Bulgarians proud by securing the much anticipated win in front of a vocal crowd of supporters in the stadium. The full report is here: http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/alpine-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=kummer-and-yankov-triumph-historic-race-bulgaria.html I am disappointed I [...]

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