|Kanin-Sella Nevea Ski Resort|
Top station on Kanin (Slovenia)
|Location|| Bovec/Chiusaforte |
Slovenia / Italy
|Nearest city|| Nova Gorica, Slovenia |
|Vertical||1152 m - (3,778 ft)|
|Top elevation||2292 m - (7,532 ft)|
|Base elevation||1140 m - (3,739 ft)|
|Skiable area||0.70 square kilometres (173.0 acres)|
|Runs||Total 30 km |
|Longest run||3 km - (1,9 miles)|
|Lift system||12 total|
|Lift capacity||15.000 / hr|
|Snowfall||1,100 cm (430 in)|
|Website||kanin.si Sella Nevea Web Page|
Kanin-Sella Nevea is a joint Slovenian-Italian ski resort located on the slopes of Mt Kanin and Sella Nevea Pass at the Slovenian-Italian border. The nearest locality is Bovec about an hour away from the Slovene capital Ljubljana. On the Italian side, Tarvisio and Chiusaforte are the closest settlements.
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|Veliki graben ||1050 m|
|Skripi I ||1400 m|
|Skripi II ||1000 m|
|Skripi III ||950 m|
|Podi ||1000 m|
|Sedlo ||400 m|
|Prevala ||1700 m|
|Prevala ||1200 m|
|Rifugio CAI 1 ||450 m|
|Rifugio CAI 2 ||450 m|
|Gilberti ||350 m|
|Canin ||2500 m|
|Canin Turistica ||3000 m|
|Azzura 1 ||300 m|
|Azzura 2 ||250 m|
|Rossa ||750 m|
|Rossa turistica ||1000 m|
|Campo Scuola ||180 m|
|Slalom ||1800 m|
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