More than 3 million people ride snowboard in Russia and it is one of the most popular kind of sports. Khibiny was included in the top 10 resorts of Russian snowboarding this year according to the users of the tourist portal TurStat (ТурСтат).
The top 10 also includes Sheregesh in Kuzbass, the mountain resort "Rosa Khutor" in Sochi, Sviyazhsky Hills in Tatarstan, Sorochany and Volen / Stepanovo in the Moscow region, Elbrus in Kabardino-Balkaria, Igora in the Leningrad region, Dombay in Karachay-Cherkessia and Mount Belaya in the Sverdlovsk region.
The regional tourism Committee also stressed that more than 30,000 skipasses were sold in the Murmansk region during the New Year holidays.
18 February 2021