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Snowboarding in Turkey

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Snowboarding in Turkey

Snowboarding in Turkey is an excellent snow record with beautiful scenery and unusual skiing activities. There is something for all snowboarders in the winter sports areas of Turkey.

Snowboarding Turkey

Snowboarding in Turkey is gaining popularity real quick. The breathtaking stunts of the snowboarders not only attract their own kind but also numerous spectators, who gather to watch the snowboarders in action.

Fun for kids and adults, the slopes of Turkey offer a brilliant view. Every year, hundreds of thousands of people travel to Turkey's slopes for a winter holiday.

Turkey is the destination of choice for snowboarders and skiers who want to test their limits. A really happening scene for the discerning.

Best Seasons for Snowboarding

There are eighteen ski centres in Turkey, located in the highlands and all offer skiing and snowboarding training and equipment hire. The season usually runs from December through to early April, but this varies depending on snowfall.

Birthplace of Snowboarding

Turkey, the origins of snowboarding discovered. The Kackar Mountains in the Black Sea region of Turkey is the birthplace of snowboarding.

The villagers have been standing on planks of wood and sliding down the slopes of the Kackar Mountains, in the northeast of Turkey, since well before the start of the 20th century.

Ski Resorts

Some of the greatest places to go for snowboarding in Turkey;

  • Uludag Ski Resort
  • Kartalkaya Ski Resort
  • Palandoken Ski Centre
  • Sarikamis Ski Centre
  • Erciyes Ski Centre
  • Ilgaz Mountain Ski Resort
  • Kartepe Ski Centre
  • Davraz Ski Centre
  • Saklikent Ski Resort

Snowboarding in Turkey

Uludag Ski Resort, Bursa