Skiing Adventure in Kufri, Himachal Pradesh
By F9 Team : 15-Apr-2017
Skiing Base: Kufri, The Mahasu Ridge and The Kufri Club.
The British had introduced skiing as a remarkable adventure in 1930, during their longest tenure in India. The interested travellers can learn both skiing and hiking over here. There has been an oldest Kufri Club in this place managed by the Himachal Pradesh Tourism Department, and it offers good Kits and outfits on rent for the tourists to take part in the numerous sports activities. This club also organises trained programs for ski novices.
Facilities: Skiing Packages of Beginner’s Run, Advance Slope, and Slalom run.
Kufri is one of the prettiest hill station in the state of Himachal Pradesh. This gradient, beautiful cliff town is stretched at a distance of 13 km far from the capital city of Shimla and is also known as its winter sports territory. Majestically placed at an altitude of 2622 meters, Kufri is known as a skier’s paradise. The white cover of snow changes the look of the landscape into a ski activity playground.
The Mahasu summit is the highest mountain top peak in the region of Kufri, situated about 19 km away from Shimla. This unique and attractive ridge offers good downward steep ways for the varied ranges of Skiing experiences that includes beginner’s run, an advanced slope and Slalom run. The tourism department of Himachal provides several ski courses with proper instruction manuals and right sets of equipment for hire purposes at Kufri.
Skiing Season: December to February have been considered as the few best months to visit Kufri. A Perfect time for all the Ski enthusiasts is to plan and make a visit when the snow is thick and right for the adventure. The Early month of December and late February have been reported unsuitable for skiing fun, as the snowy blanket on the inclined route gets thin to bear the weight of the winter sport.