Category : Asia

World’s Largest Indoor Snow Centre Set to Open June 30th

World’s Largest Indoor Snow Centre Set to Open June 30th

The biggest indoor snow centre yet has been given an opening date of Friday June 30th 2017.  Unusually for an industry where indoor snow centre construction projects often over run, this is two months earlier than the original ‘August 2017’ date. The huge complex in Harbin, North Eastern...

Giant Dry Slope Complex Close To Opening in China

Giant Dry Slope Complex Close To Opening in China

A huge dry slope ski complex with around 10 slopes, some several hundred metres long, appears to be close to completion in Beijing, China. Video footage of test runs at the facility released on Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/p/BUjLBwkl2Vk) Appear to show a complex built on flat ground...

Piste Map Published For World’s New Biggest Indoor Snow Centre

Piste Map Published For World’s New Biggest Indoor Snow Centre

A piste map has been published revealing the six runs within the world’s new biggest indoor snow centre – by snow surface area – set to open in China next month.   The Harbin Wanda Snow Amusement Park which opens in June will have six runs up to 500 metres long. The main black run is 380m...

New World First For World’s New Largest Indoor Snow Centre

New World First For World’s New Largest Indoor Snow Centre

The world’s new largest indoor snow centre, due to open in Harbin, China, this summer, will have at least one additional world first. Conveyor lift specialists Sunkid will unveil a world first conveyor belt with motorised handrail. “The motorised handrail opens up entirely new options in...

World’s Largest Indoor Snow Centre Nears Completion

World’s Largest Indoor Snow Centre Nears Completion

The world’s biggest indoor snow centre yet is nearing completion and is due to open later this year. Wanda Cultural Tourism City located in the Songbei District of Harbin, a city in the far North east of the country, will not, it seems, take the title of ‘longest indoor snow slope’...

The New World’s Biggest Indoor Snow Centre Nears Completion

The New World’s Biggest Indoor Snow Centre Nears Completion

The new biggest indoor snow centre in the world in terms of its snow covered area is nearing completion in China. The centre will have six ski runs, far more choice than the one or two offered by most existing centres.  The combined snow slope area of 86,000 square metres is around double the...

The World’s 6 Largest Indoor Snow Slopes

The World’s 6 Largest Indoor Snow Slopes

There are several different indoor snow centres that claim to have the biggest or longest indoor snow slope in the world. It’s difficult to give an exact answer as to which really is definitely the biggest because you can measure in different ways and the biggest are pretty close in...

New Dry Slope at Fuzhou, China

New Dry Slope at Fuzhou, China

JF Dry Mat have opened their latest new ski slope at Fuzhou in China. More than 600 people are reported to have attended the opening of the new slope, which is 100m long and 20m wide, and over 6,000 visited in its first month of operations. JF Dry Mat say they created their dry ski surface...