Velká Úpa

ski area Velká Úpa

A smaller ski area with a big elevation difference. In Velká Úpa visitors can enjoy the slopes without queues even during the top season. Right next to the bottom station of the chairlift Portášky is located children's LIVE park with a magic carpet for the clients of ski school SkiResort Live. Children's slope Sagasserky can be found on Portášky, at the top station of the ski lift.  

In Velká Úpa, 30 m from the bottom station of chairlift Portášky is located the office of the ski school, ski rental, test centre and excellent ski service SkiResort Live. Babysitting services are also available.  

Useful tips:

  • The most beautiful vistas in the Giant Mts. are from ski slope Portášky. 
  • Pec pod Sněžkou and Velká Úpa are connected via ski buses (red line and SkiTour Express). Switching areas takes only a couple minutes.  
  • Night skiing on ski slope Modřín in Velká Úpa starts at 5:30 p.m. and no parking fee is charged during that period.
  • A single ski pass of SkiResort ČERNÁ HORA – PEC is valid in Velká Úpa. However, for one-day skiing trips you can use a local ski pass which is valid only in Velká Úpa.