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Yongpyeong Ski resort

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This world-renown ski resort prides itself for its hi-tech equipment and excellence in service. For two years, they hosted the World Cup Ski Competition and the Winter Asian Games. This ski area has a capacity of 25,000 persons.

Accommodations are available on site in the Dragon Plaza, the biggest ski house in South Korea. The largest slope in the country (180 metres long) is also found in this park. The total area of the slopes is 1,103,449 sq. metres.

The park is situated on 4,300 acres of breathtaking terrain. The total length of the slopes is 29,133 metres and there are 31 slopes including 2 half pipes of which 6 have been approved by International standards. The maximum vertical drop of the slope is 702 metres. They are rated Beginner – 15%, Intermediate – 30%, Advanced – 25% and Expert – 30%.

15 lifts, including an 8-person cable car, 2 six chair, 7 quad chair, 2 triple and 3 double chairs carry the skiers uphill to their designated slopes.  Operating hours here are from 8:30AM to 4:30 PM and from 6 PM to midnight for night skiing. There is a cross-country trail that is 15 km long.

Snowboard enthusiasts will enjoy the larger than regulation size super high pipe and a terrain park (Dragon Park) which is quite trendy with snowboarders from all over the world.
 
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