Ski in Oukaimeden

Oukaimeden offers the best skiing in Morocco and standing at 3273 metres the highest ski resort in Africa. The ski resort was initially developed by the French and re-strung by international resort planners to improve the infrastructure.

Snowfall is pretty erratic but the season is generally regarded from mid-January to April. In good conditions, there are 20 kilometers of runs the longest of which is around 3 kilometers. Donkeys can be hired for terrain not accessible by lift, opening up impressive chutes for the more adventurous.

The ski resort at Oukaimeden is very affordable. Passes are only $5 and hire charges are also moderate for ski instructors or guides. The equipment to hire differs in quality from one place to another, so ask around the different shops around the resort.