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Loving First Day Of The Ski Season: More Lifts To Open

Dec 04, 2016 No Comments by

The first day on the piste is always one that I look forward to. But this year it was a real pleasure because it was earlier than many previous years and the sunn was shining and the three runs open were all in pretty good condition. To make the first run more interesting I grabbed [...]

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Two lifts and Four Runs To Open 3rd December 2016

Dec 02, 2016 No Comments by

An early start to the season and the first two lifts will be open as well as the main gondola lift tomorrow. The Gondola, Kolarski (six person lift) and Detska Kotva (Shiligarnika drag lift) will be open at 08:30. Four pistes will be open. 30 leva ski pass until 20th December 2016.   Bansko App [...]

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Bansko Ski Season Set To Start Soon: Snow Pictures

Nov 29, 2016 No Comments by

The snow came, temperature dropped and we are happy in Bansko. Last Saturday I interviewed Ivan Obreykov, Ulen’s Marketing Director. Thank you to Ivan for providing the pictures this morning. It was a really nice conversation and I invite you to take a listen. Receiving viewer’s comments and questions live makes it more fun for [...]

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Snow and weather report for Bansko: Join me live

Nov 14, 2016 No Comments by

Saturday we went to take a look any the flood damage on the snow road. So do scroll down to see that video. But the real excitement was seeing more snow on Todorka peak. Lower temperatures coming and this should mean that snow making can resume. Here is my report from Sunday. This was also [...]

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A walk on the piste

Oct 10, 2016 No Comments by

The countdown to the ski season has begun and it’s time to take a stroll on the pistes before the snow arrives. In the video I show Shiligarnika, the super fast 6 person chair lift, the merging of runs and discuss events that are coming up. Autumn is here and with the Premier Gastronomy Fest [...]

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The Road To Nowhere MTB Race 30th to 31st July 2016

Jul 22, 2016 No Comments by

One of the great success stories in promoting summer MTB tourism in Bansko is trailsystem.org. And the start of this came from a dedicated bunch of mtb enthusiasts starting the annual Road To Nowhere MTB race in Bansko. Impeccable organisation, fabulous routes and some top riders to aspire to. Contact and more info: trailsystem@gmail.com +359888551414 [...]

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Summer Is Here

Jun 14, 2016 No Comments

After a hot April and a wetter than normal May and early June, its all change for Bansko weather. From Thursday 16th June temperatures of 29 C — then up to 33 C on Friday and remaining hot until at least Friday 24th June. These temperatures will make for some great hiking and of course [...]

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