Mestia – a young mountain resort of Georgia with developing infrastructure, huge opportunities for freeriding and backcountry (ski-tour).
Freeride and off-piste in Mestia: may be possible as along the runs under the lifts, so through the picturesque fir forest with cuttings and couloirs. Ski-tour and backcountry – on the slopes of the mountains Ushba, Tetnuldi, Shkhara.
No queues at the lifts is conditioned by small capacity of Mestia hotels (maximum 320 persons may be accommodated simultaneously at the resort), and unlimited opportunities for backcountry and ski-tour will impress experienced riders.
Vertical drop 482 meters; 2 lifts; Length of the tracks 4,8 км; Operates 9 hotels, cottages and guesthouses; Season December 20 – 12 April.