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Natural and man made fresh powder in this Bulgarian resort.
The average annual snowfall in Bansko is 2.2 centimetres each year.
Natural powder is augmented with 161 cannons or "snow guns" along 45km of piste which equates to approximately 70% of all Bansko runs.
Off-piste skiing and snowboarding is not permitted which helps to concentrate the wear and tear on conditions onto the patrolled trails.
You can get the latest Bansko report and forecast free on your mobile phone by visiting our mobile website.
You can also call the Bansko Information phone number ? to hear their report in these languages: ?.
The slopes in the Bansko domain face in these directions: N
In the coldest winter months of January and February you'll be grateful for a resort with South facing ski areas, which offer some welcome light and warmth in the depths of a mountain winter.
In the warmest spring months of April and May, you'll find the best (ie not slushy) riding is to be had on the cooler and shady North facing trails.
Bansko rating for snow quality is 3 stars out of 5 overall