Pec pod SnÃ¬Å¾kou is known not only as a starting point for the climbing route to SnÃ¬Å¾ka, the highest mountain in the Czech Republic, but also as an active alpine resort, open both in the summer and winter. Pec pod SnÃ¬Å¾kou benefits from its geographic position and its altitute (800 – 1 602 m above sea level). Over 5 to 6 months of the year it is covered with snow.
Pec pod SnÃ¬Å¾kou is one of the most well-known and most frequented mountain resorts in the Czech Republic, with yearround use. It lies in the valley of the river Ãšpa and the brooks ZelenÃ½ and LuÃ¨nÃ, set in resplendent natural surroundings amid the peaks ÃˆernÃ¡ hora, JelenÃ vrch, LiÅ¡Ã¨Ã hora, StudniÃ¨nÃ hora, and SnÃ¬Å¾ka. The ski park SKI-PEC belongs among the best skiing terrains in the Czech Republic. Ten skilifts and one 4-seat chairlift with the total length of almost 7,500m (4 and 1 miles) can transport up to 8,750 skiers per hour.
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