South Tyrolâ€™s Ski Mountain No.1 with South Tyrolâ€™s Snow Park No. 1
At the Kronplatz South Tyrolâ€™s biggest snow park is being constructed, the so called â€žSnowpark Kronplatzâ€œ. The park is going to be built at the ski lift â€žBelvedereâ€œ, the slope is in the south-east and therefore in a sunny position. The F-tech company in cooperation with the freestyle club VITAMIN F of the Kronplatz Mountain are responsible for the planning, construction and supervision.
Start: 2,230 m
Length: 750-800 m
Area: 58,300 mÂ²
Equipment: 4 lines of different levels of difficulty
Grooming: snow crawler, 2 shapers, about 3 hours each day
Curiosity: 100,000 mÂ³ of snow is being used
The start of the snowpark is a big entrance table with a parking hut at 2,230 m altitude. It is parallel to the ski lift, about 750-800 m long, and ends at 2,060 m after a difference in altitude of 170 m.
Four different lines spread around the area of 58,300 mÂ².
Pro Line: 3 sequent tables with 2 jumps each, thatâ€™s 6 kickers of 14 m-20 m flat and 7 rails and boxes.
Medium Line: 5 sequent tables with 7 kickers of 6 m-15 m flat and 8 rails and boxes.
Easy Line: 6-7 tables with 8 low jumps of 1m-6m flat and 7 rails and boxes which stick out only 20-30 cm from the snow.
Furthermore, a Family Fun Line with 6 different wups and small ground loops, humps and a small castle is constructed for the ski schools.
To top it all of an Easy Fun Line for everyone is planned down in the valley: 4 small sequent tables with 4 jumps, 2 m-6 m flat and 4 rails and boxes.
All in all 100,000 mÂ³ of snow is being used.
2 shapers are needed to repair, maintain and prepare the park daily; additionally a snow crawler is going to groom it about 3 hours each day.Â
Website : http://www.snowpark-kronplatz.com/
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