3 thousand tons of artificial snow was produced in Erciyes: Erciyes, which is one of the important winter tourism centers of the world with the investments made, opened the ski season thanks to its snowing units.
Turn on the artificial snow before this ski season from other ski resorts in Turkey's Erciyes was effective. 4 cubic meters next to the snow slope in the 1.215 kilometer ski slope in the town of Tekir in Xnumx, 1.160 tons of water using 3 thousand 500 cubic meters of artificial snow was produced. 3 thousand 360 tons of snow and of course the snow after the snow crushed with the machine has exceeded the thickness of 35 centimeters.
Kayseri Erciyes Inc. Chairman of the Board and General Manager Dr. Murat Cahid Cıngı reminded that the 144 snow machines purchased within the framework of the Erciyes Winter Sports and Tourism Center Project of Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality were placed in 1 million 700 thousand square meters of the mountain (on the ski slopes) to make artificial snow. Reminding that, of course, they also operate snow machines with the snowfall effective on Mount Erciyes, Cıngı said, “We started to produce artificial snow with machines since the air temperature dropped to 4 degrees below zero. Our machines running on the ski slopes in mullet was made to allow the ski slopes in the 4 kilometers long. The snow on the other hand, tried to crush our snow ski slopes with a hand tool in the production of artificial snow. After the snow crushing, the snow thickness exceeded 35 centimeters. For now, skiing is possible in our ski center. The first was opened in Erciyes ski season in Turkey. " he stated. Murat Cahit Cıngı stated that with the opening of the ski season, ski lovers from Kayseri, Adana, the capital Ankara and other surrounding provinces came to Erciyes and skied.
General Manager Cıngı stated that the artificial snow making machines, which enable them to open the ski season early, work towards the morning hours and said, “1.215 cubic meters of water was used as much as this mother. Approximately 1.166 tons of water. Along with artificial snow machines, 3 thousand 500 cubic meters of artificial snow were produced. This has been an important factor in the early opening of the ski season. Erciyes ski season thanks to this system will be almost 4 months. " he explained. Cıngı stated that after the snowfall and artificial snow system, more than one agency in Europe was closely following the ski center and they received instant data (information) from the developments there. In the coming days, he said they are expecting the arrival of foreign tourists.