The ski resort of Elatochori is located at “Papa Chorafi” on the boundaries of the Prefectures of Pieria, Imathia and Kozani. Its base is at an altitude of 1400 m and it extends upwards to 1700m, where you will find the first lift at “Litharistou”. It is in the process of expanding to reach “Thoma-Rachi” at an altitude of 2054 m. it is 36 km from Katerini and 8 km from Elatochori.. It has been in operation since 2000 and has a 1287m long two seater cable lift which can accommodate 1200 people an hour as well as a 130 m long nursery lift with a capacity of 600 people an hour.The main piste, 1500 m in length, is red standard and the 2000m bowl shaped nursery slopes (15% inclination) and the beginners piste (250 m) are green standard. There is a shop which provides all the necessary ski equipment for hire. The company is planning to expand the parking space, build a chalet and set up a ski school in the near future. In the longer term the company is planning to construct a 1500 m lift as an extension of the existing one, ending at”Saltapida” at a height of 1990