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As Hangzhou sees little snow, this ski resort on a mountain relies on snow-making machines to provide its white coat.But the snow is real enough, with flakes swirling around skiers as they zoom down the slopes. The frequency of the snowfall is regulated to ensure sufficient coverage.
Daming Mountain is 1,100 meters high, with cable cars taking skiers to the top and providing a bird's - eye view of the mountain, lake and forest.The skiing zone covers an area of 20,000 square meters, with a choice of slopes. The longest run is one kilometer long and the resort can accommodate 1,500 skiers on the slopes at any one time.
For those seeking some light-hearted fun, there is a 5,000-square-meter play zone where customers can throw snowballs and build snowmen.Visitors can also just appreciate the scenery, as Daming Mountain Scenic Area is listed as the one of the top 10 scenic areas in Zhejiang Province. Natural attractions include waterfalls, virgin forest, striking rock formations, valleys and creeks.
Price: Daming Mountain Ski Resort has special offers from Christmas Day to January 6. These include: 158 yuan (US$25.3) per person on weekdays; 198 yuan per person at the weekends; and 288 yuan per person for the holidays. The ticket includes the rental of skis, snowshoes and ski poles.