Top Elevation: 1057 mt (3200 ft)
Base Elevation: 195 mt (640 ft)
Vertical Drop: 780 mt (2560 ft)
Longest Run: 6 km (3.7 miles)
Terrain Park: 1
3 T-Bars & Pomas
2 Ropes or Carpets
At the base you will find rental and ski repair shops, telephone booths, WIFI, transportation to Ushuaia and an emergency medical center. There are also 4 restaurants, 2 at the base, Morada del Aguila, gourmet style and Snowbar, a cafeteria. While in the mountain you will find Parador Cota 480, a buffet, and Parador La Barra an skiers exclusive cafe.
How To Get There
Since Tierra del Fuego is an island the best way to get there is to fly to Ushuaia airport (aprox 3.5 hours). There are shuttles and taxis from the airport to the city and it's only a 10 minutes drive. The access road to the resort is pavemented and is located in the Tierra Mayor Valley.
Ruta 3 Km 26
Phone: +54 2901 499301/05
Fax: +54 2901 430 680
Cerro Castor is one of the most exclusive winter resorts in Argentina. It is located only 26 kms (16 miles) from the city of Ushuaia in Tierra del Fuego.
Because Castor is in such a southern latitude, its south facing slopes guarantee excellent snow conditions unlike many places in the world. It is the southernmost resort in the world and it overlooks the ocean deep into the antarctic.
All the facilities at Castor are modern and service the most demanding skier/rider.
If you truly want to ski in one of the most beautiful locations Castor is where you should be.
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