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Mount Cheget

Mount Cheget Ski Resort Guide

Mount Cheget, Russia

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Snowboarders and Snowfall!
Total Piste Length10 miles
Highest Lift10,171ft
Resort Height6,496ft
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Mount Cheget

The Russian ski resort of Mount Cheget is in the Russian Caucasus at an altitude of 6,496ft, with 10 miles of marked runs.


Mount Cheget has direct access to 10 miles of downhill skiing, with 7 marked pistes, served by a total of 2 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 6,496ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 10,171ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


Mount Cheget offers good sking, particularly, for Expert and Intermediate skiers.


Mount Cheget is highly rated by Snowboarders.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Mount Cheget is 1 miles long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Mount Cheget?

The next notable snow forecast is 2in, expected on 15 December.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Mount Cheget

Ski Area Stats

Mount Cheget Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
10 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
6 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Mount Cheget Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift10,171ft
Lowest Trail6,890ft
Resort Altitude (Mount Cheget)6,496ft
Max Vertical3,675ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Mount Cheget
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Mount Cheget?

This ski resort is in the Russian Caucasus in Cherekskiy rayon, Kabardino-Balkaria.


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How to get there


Ski Lift Capacity

The two ski lifts are able to uplift 2,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Mount Cheget 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 Mount Cheget, 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 Mount Cheget Tourist Office for the latest.

Mount Cheget