The Ski Center Profitis Ilias or Politsies, as it is most widely known, is located at the Politsies Plateau of Mount Mavrovouni, next to the chapel of Prophet Elias, at an altitude of 1360m – 1620m.
The Profitis Elias Ski Center has a total of five downhill slopes and a road of endurance. Analytically:
• 1 red, Odysseus, 1000 m long.
• 2 blue, Theseus, 1200m long and Venus, 1200 m long.
• 2 green, Politsora 1, 300 m long and Politsora 2, 150 m long.
• One long-distance street (Lang Lauf), 7 km long
Three sliding lifts serve the needs of the ski resort. Particularly:
• T BAR with a length of 700 m and a capacity of 600 people / hour.
• Theseus 250m long and a capacity of 600 people / hour.
• Venus, 120 meters long and with a capacity of 250 people / hour.
Other facilities / services
• Chalet with restaurant and café, open all year round.
• Ski school.
• Shops for ski and snowmobile rental.
• Snow truck, a bus-type vehicle, consisting of two wagons and riding the passengers in the snow.
• Parking lot.
Access / Road network
Access to the Profitis Ilias Ski Center is very easy, as it is located next to the National Road of Ioannina – Trikala, near the Katara area. It is 4 km. from Metsovo and 50 km. from Ioannina.
The facilities of center are open from December to March, daily from 9.45 am until 3.45 pm.
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