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Szczyrk Ski Resort Guide

Szczyrk, Poland

Ski Area Highlights
Highest Lift4,124ft
Resort Height1,821ft
 Nearest AirportsKatowice and Ostrava
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The Polish ski resort of Szczyrk is in the Polish Tatras at an altitude of 1,821ft.


Szczyrk has direct access to 7 marked pistes, served by a total of 8 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Szczyrk.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Szczyrk is 2 miles long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Szczyrk?

The next notable snow forecast is 1in, expected on 30 November, with around 5in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Szczyrk

Ski Area Stats

Szczyrk Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Szczyrk Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift4,124ft
Lowest Trail1,821ft
Resort Altitude (Szczyrk)1,821ft
Max Vertical2,303ft

Location and Map

Where is Szczyrk?

This ski resort is in the Polish Tatras.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Szczyrk is Katowice, 91 minutes drive away.

Ostrava, Krakow and Brno airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The eight ski lifts are able to uplift 5,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Szczyrk open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Szczyrk, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Tourist Office Website for the latest.