Snowparadise Veľká Rača

Snowparadise Veľká Rača Oščadnica

Žilinský kraj

Location: Žilinský kraj, okres Čadca, Oščadnica

GPS: N49°24'55'' E18°55'14''

The ski resort of Snowparadise Veľká Rača is situated in the regions of Javorníky Mts./Kysuce, Orava/Západné Tatry Mts.

The base altitude of the resort is 630 m and the highest point reaches up to 1050 m, for a total vertical rise of 420 m. Veľká Rača's ski season runs from November to April. Total length of the downhill runs is 14,5 km out of which 14,0 km could be artificially snowed.

At Veľká Rača there are 3 cableways and 3 chair-lifts, with total capacity of 9700 people per hour. The variety of different downhill runs in the ski resort makes it a suitable place for beginners as well as for advanced skiers. Parents with children have opportunities to use ski-school for children as well as ski-lift for children, which are situated within the ski resort. The ski resort also offers night skiing with approximately 2700 meters of illuminated slopes.

Veľká Rača offers 600 m of maintained snowboard downhill runs for fans of snowboarding. The snowboard park offers the following facilities: U ramp/halfpipe, BorderCross, FunparkBox. 
Veľká Rača also has 9 km of maintained cross-country skiing tracks.

Source: Snowparadise Veľká Rača Oščadnica

Web: Ski resort of Snowparadise Veľká Rača

Ski resort characteristics

  • Capacity of persons per hour: 9,700
  • Number of cableways: 3
  • Number of lifts: 3
  • Length of downhill trails: 15
  • Number of downhill trails (km): 12.5
  • Altitude (m): 630
  • Altitude (m): 1,050
  • Beginner routes: 7
  • Intermediate routes: 6
  • Advanced routes: 2
  • Length of cross-country skiing trails (km): 9
  • Classification: 0


Snowparadise Veľká Rača Oščadnica

Dedovka 40

023 01 Oščadnica

Phone: +421 (0) 41/438 21 20, +421 (0) 41/400 05 00




  • Kysuce

Seasonal sports

  • cross-country skiing
  • sledging
  • snowboarding
  • downhill skiing

Ski resort equipment

  • cross-country trails
  • free parking to 300 m from ski-lifts
  • bobsleigh track
  • snack-bar
  • ski school
  • ski equipment rental
  • restaurant
  • sleigh track
  • chair-lift
  • skiservice
  • snowboard park
  • U-ramp
  • technical snowmaking
  • night skiing