Skiers can carve their first turns and brush up on their skiing techniques already on Friday 4th December, when the piste of Biela Púť on the northern side of Mt. Chopok and piste no. 31 for more demanding skiers called Slnečná on the southern side of Mt. Chopok start to operate. As for the High Tatras, fans of skiing can enjoy the slopes of Interski, Junior and Turistická in the resort of Štrbské Pleso on Friday 4th December.
From 5th December, more than 10 km of ski slopes will be opened on the northern and southern side of Mt. Chopok (no. 2a Májová Rovná hoľa – Priehyba; no. 2b Májová Priehyba Jasná; no. 13 Biela Púť; no. 14 Lúčky; no. 5 Turistická; no. 11 part of the FIS piste; connection no. 43 Turistická – FIS; no. 31 Slnečná and no. 36 Krupová). Other pistes in higher altitudes are getting ready to be opened soon. Latest information about the current situation on the ski slopes and the opening times of cableways are being updated regularly. To get the picture how Jasná is getting ready for the winter, please click HERE.
Visitors of Jasná can look forward to much more than just skiing on Saturday morning. They can enjoy a lot of fun on the snow with a unique BMW xDrive RUN competition and win “100 days with BMW X3” and other attractive prizes. Men and women will be running 3 rounds along a marked track in a mixed category. Among other things, there are various animation games prepared for the whole day, DJ Pablic will take care of music and the all-star Oscar evening begins in the Happy End music club on 09:00pm. The sparkling opening event guarantees the best entertainment and an original Oscar giving ceremony with Dara Rolins, Mirror Family, DJ Tania Amazon (UK), DJ Liv Knight (UK), DJ EKG (SVK), RDS Company, Fashion Avenue etc. For more details about the programme, please click HERE.
Tatry mountain resorts, a.s. (TMR) is the leader in tourism in Central and Eastern Europe; it owns and operates attractive mountain resorts and hotels. In the Low Tatras TMR owns and operates the resort Jasná Nízke Tatry and hotels Wellness hotel Grand Jasná, Boutique Hotel Tri Studničky, Chalets Jasná De Luxe, Hotel Srdiečko, and Hotel Rotunda. TMR is also the owner of Aquapark Tatralandia, the largest Slovak aquapark with year-round operation, which besides water entertainment includes Tropical Paradise, a special tropical indoor hall with sea water, as well as Fun Park, and accommodation in bungalows and apartments of Holiday Village Tatralandia. In the High Tatras TMR owns and operates the resort Vysoké Tatry with mountain areas of Tatranská Lomnica, Starý Smokovec, and Štrbské Pleso, which TMR co-manages. In the High Tatras TMR also owns hotels Grandhotel Praha Tatranská Lomnica, Grandhotel Starý Smokovec, and Hotel FIS Štrbské Pleso. TMR also owns a 19% share in Melida, a.s., which leases and operates the resort Špindlerův Mlýn in the Czech Republic. In Poland TMR owns a 97% share in the mountain resort Szczyrkowski Ośrodek Narciarski S.A. (SON) and a 75% share in a company that owns and operates Silesian Amusement Park (Śląskie Wesołe Miasteczko). TMR also owns and leases hotels Slovakia, Kosodrevina, Liptov and Ski&Fun Záhradky a Bungalovy to third parties. By the end of 2014 nearly EUR 200 mil. had been invested into development and modernisation of TMR’s resorts. TMR shares are traded on three European stock exchanges – in Bratislava, Prague, and Warsaw.