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Siberian cold snow

I came to Baikal to run a marathon. On a day before I took a chance and rent skis. Normally I ski... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2018
Ljubljana, Slovenia
Best ski hill in Baikal area

Simple ski resort area with 1 chair lift and 3 rope lifts. Snow conditions vary with either man... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2018
Masha M
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SKI RESORT CENTER •15 Runs (17 km long) •Double Chair lift (1644 m long) •4 Surface lifts (4806 m long total) •Snowmaking system •Ski / snowboard rentals / Instructors •Tubing / Beginner terrain (2 surface lifts for beginners / 1 tubing surface...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Krasniy Klyuch county, 90, Baykalsk 665932, Russia
+7 395 260-06-16
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

We spent a day at the resort end of march with beautiful weather and sunshine and paid a total of 40€ for two people, including the entire skiing equipment. Great view over the Baikal lake as well!

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Reviewed 22 March 2018

I came to Baikal to run a marathon. On a day before I took a chance and rent skis. Normally I ski in Alps, so I am a bit spoiled. Stil, slopes here are decent and snow is excellent. Most of all I enjoyed carving...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

Realy good place on Baikal) nice place, sunny and snowy! Good for family with children. We are going there in summer again

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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Simple ski resort area with 1 chair lift and 3 rope lifts. Snow conditions vary with either man made snow to a meter of powder - weather varies significantly overnight due to the Baikal Lake. Most trails are a simple gentle decent - the eastern...More

Thank Masha M
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

Hill Sobolinaya located 150 km away to the south from Irkutsk city. No doubt Hill Sobolinaya is one of the best place in Russia to mess around with your snowboard or ski. The most highest place is around 1 km abow the sea level. It...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2015

We stayed at the Grand Baikel Hotel situated next to the ski slopes before the Baikal Ice Marathon for a few days. The slopes are swept with massive vehicles every night and in the mornings when you wake up and go outside the world is...More

Thank Dieps
Reviewed 15 March 2015

Half a dozen lifts and a vertical fall of less than 500m but we'll groomed and organised. The staff were all very friendly and helpful. Lift pass including ski hire was R2,750. Great value. Tourist info in Irkutsk proudly told us that Mr Putin skis...More

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David P
28 July 2018|
Response from Masha M | Reviewed this property |
There is rental equipment available right at the ski hill resort, and small rental stores on the drive up the mountain too. Lessons are available for all beginner levels, but you may be hard pressed to find someone that’s... More