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The large meadow of Gulmarg is 52 km south-west of Srinagar at 2730 metres. The name means Meadow of Flowers and in spring it's just that. This is also an excellent trekking base. In winter it used to be India's premier skiing resort, until the activities of the militants frightened off the tourists. The skiing equipment available was fairly good and the costs very low. The area was also wonderful for ski-touring although very little cross-country equipment was available.
Gulmarg can get pretty cold at times, even compared to Pahalgam, so come prepared with plenty of warm clothes. In 1995, the hotels and ski-lifts here remained closed. The following information is included in the hope that  the situation may improve.
There is one chairlift, one T-bar, four pomas and a cable car to the top of Mt Apharwat. The slopes vary from beginner to intermediate and equipment could be hired cheaply. All lifts operated from 10 am to 5 pm, closing for one hour at launch. 
Gulmarg in Kashmir has been the premier spot for ski lovers. with good snow conditions from December to April modern facilities such as  T bars ski lift, chair cars and ropeways are also available. This place affords a magnificent view of the valley and its surrounding ranges. Heliskiing is also possible with the local authorities willing to encourage winter sorts activity.  
Auli in Uttar Pradesh and Narkanda and Manali in Himachal Pradesh are transformed into a multitude of snowy ski slopes.
Kashmir a Paradise on earth  with an excellent scenic beauty and magnificent Mauritian offer exciting opportunities for Ski sports. Gulmarg  the Premier spot for ski lovers is 52 kms for Srinagar. With good Snowy  condition from December and April Gulmarg has comfortable accommodation and has all the modern facilities such an T-bars, ski light  chair cars and rope trays. Heliskiing is also possible with the best authorities willing to encourage winter sports activity. Skiing is done on open slope, off trail through the pine forests,  
It is advisable to take garments that are easy to hand wash which also dry quickly, as the dry cleaning facilities are very limited

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