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About Mountain Resort - Ranca

Ranca is a tourist resort, situated on the area of localities Novaci and Baia de Fier, Gorj county, Romania.

The resort is situated at an altitude of 1.600 m, in the Parang Mountains 18 km from town Novaci, on the Transalpina road.

Parang Mountains are distinguished by their massiveness, which are similar to the Fagaras Mountains.

Parang Mountains, houses a rich population of carnivores: bear, wolf, lynx but, otter, marten, badger also chamois, deer, bats, wild pigs, predatory birds: Golden eagle, pigeon hawk, sparrow hawk, common buzzard, kestrel red, swallows falcon, peregrine falcon.

The development of agro-tourism hotels and chalets makes the Ranca resort to be a recreational place, as they say, a "green" tourism.

In the time spent on Ranca can practice horse riding, hiking, cycling, fishing or you can enjoy the nature in its splendor.

The resort has a ski complex formed by 5 slopes equipped with chairlift, teleski and nocturne.

Slope M1, medium difficulty, length 670 m.

Slope M2, hard difficulty, length 500 m.

Slope M3, easy difficulty, length 350 m.

Slope M4, medium difficulty, length 900 m.

Slope Ranca 1, medium difficulty, length 900 m.

Contact and information:

Address: Ranca, Gorj

Opening hours for ski slopes:

Slopes M1, M2, M3 and M4:
In weekends, winter holidays and school holidays.

Slope Ranca 1:
Daily: 9.30 - 16:00


Card 12 points - 12 lei
Card 24 points - 23 lei
Card 36 points - 34 lei
Card 96 points - 85 lei
Card 144 points - 120 lei
Card 192 points - 150 lei

Ascent with teleski, cancels points as follows:
M1 - 4 points
M2 - 3 points
M3 - 4 points
M4 - 2 points

Chairlift Ranca 1:
1 ascent - 7 lei
Adults: 10 ascents - 50 lei
Children: 10 ascents - 30 lei

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