The Ski Resort
The ski resort of Wanlong is located in the north of China, in the province Hebei. It is situated at 1,560m/5,118ft to 2,110m/6,923ft above sea level, making it one of the highest ski areas in China. Wanlong will host the parallel slalom snowboard competition during the Winter Olympics in 2022.
Skiers and snowboarders can find 22km/13.7mi of slopes and 6 lifts. Aroud 22 runs are distributed over the resort, with 16 of them suitable for experts. Three runs are marked as easy, three as intermediate.
Beginners will enjoy the area around the base, where they can find a magic carpet and a green run from the hotel to the base lodge. Experts find steep and demanding slopes at the west face of the mountain.
- Wanlong is among the 5 best rated Ski Resorts in North China.
- It is among the 10 most family-friendly ski Resorts in China.
- Elevated between 5118 ft and 6923 ft, the Ski Resort is among the 3 highest elevated Ski Resorts in China. The vertical drop from summit to base is 1804 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in China is 1253 ft. Most runs are therefore relatively long.
- The ski resort is among the 3 ski Resorts with best conditions in China.
Snow Safety & Snowmaking
On Mountain Dining
You can find restaurants at the base area as well as on the summit. At the mountain hut near the gondola's top station, guests can warm up and relax, enjoying snacks, Chinese dumplings as well as hot and cold drinks. At the base you can go to one of the hotels, or grab a bite at the base lodge.
Infrastructure & Rental
The ski resort of Wanlong is a 4 hours' car drive away from Bejing. You can book a ride for three or more persons. Alternatively, you can get a night train from Bejing to Zhangjakou, and then take a taxi to the ski resort.