In wintertime the slopes of the region offer excellent conditions for enthusiasts of active rest, including skiing. There are ski-lifts in such localities as Kielce, Tumlin, Krajno-Zagórze, Niestachów, Widełki, Mąchocice, Bodzentyn, and Bałtow. As the slopes are of various difficulty and length, they are adequate for beginners and experienced skiers, as well as for fans of snowboarding. Mosts of the slopes are equipped with snow cannons and artificial lighting. There are also catering facilities, sports gear rental centers and skiing-schools. Those who opt for longer stays will find comfortable accommodation, ranging from youth hostels and rooms on agrotourist farms to regular hotels of good standard.
Kielce – Mt Telegraf (406 m)
Skiers can enjoy the slope (40 m wide, 500 m long) equipped with a double T-bar, very steep in places and representing a difference of levels of 100 meters. There is also a small skilift for children and beginners (180 m long, difference of levels 30 m). The slope has snow-making and lighting facilities and is well prepared by snow-grooming machines. Ski-service and ski rental center are located near the lower station that also has a restaurant and a large car park.
Kielce – Mt Pierścienica (367 m)
The slope (500 m long, 22-50 m wide, difference of levels 59 m) is also equipped with a double T-bar, electric lighting, snowmaking facilities and maintained in good shape by snowcats. A bar, ski-service, ski-rental center as well as a large parking lot are near the lower station. Services of skiing instructors are available.
Mt Telegraf and Mt Pierścienica in Kielce
ul. Narciarska 6
Telephone: +48 41 36 87 426
Tumlin – Mt Wykieńska (409 m)
The slope (500 m long, 42 m wide, difference of levels 79 m) is equipped with two platterlifts, artificial lighting, and snow cannons. Other services include a ski-school, catering, and a parking lot.
Mt Wykieńska in Tumlin
Tumlin-Podgród 4 B, 26-085 Miedziana Góra
Telephone: +48 41 30 34 982
Krajno-Zagórze – the Sabat skiing slope (740 m long, 100 m wide, difference of levels 95 m) is is equipped with two rope-tows as well as artificial lighting, snow-making and snow-grooming facilities and machines. Other facilities and services include catering, ski-service, skiing gear rental, ski instructors and a car park.
Sabat skiing slope
Telephone: +48 41 31 27 711
Niestachów Skiing Center – Mt Otrocz (372 m)
The slopes of Mt Otrocz are lit and maintained with snow-making and trail grooming machines. A bar, parking lot and a ski rental center are located near the lower station. Skiers can enjoy four slopes of different difficulty: 445 m long, difference of levels 59 m; 365 m long, difference of levels 52 m; 120 m long, difference of levels 13 m; 60 m long, difference of levels 6 m.
Niestachów Skiing Center – Mt Otrocz
Telephone: +48 41 30 21 048, +48 664 978 173
Bałtow – Bałtow Switzerland
There are two freestyle pistes (340 m and 570 m long, 50 m and 70 m wide, difference of levels 65 m) in thei picturesque area. The slope is lit and equipped with snow-making cannons. Ski-service and skiing gear rental center, as well as a bar and a parking place are located near the ski-lifts.
phone: +48 41 26 41 420