Since the 1960s skiing has become increasingly popular in Catalunya. Ski stations here are some of the most technologically advanced in the world, and are perfectly equipped for international competitions with slopes reaching up to 2700m above sea level.

In the Catalan Pyrenees 10 alpine ski stations are found:

And 5 nordic ski stations:

Baqueira-Beret, without doubt, is the largest and best known of the Catalan ski stations. For its 72 slopes or for its excellent hotel offering, it attracts well known names from Catalan political and social circles, as well as from the rest of Spain.