Near Zhang Town in the Shunyi district, the Beijing Lian Hua Shan Ski Area has 6 pistes served by 7 lifts including 6 draglifts.
The Beijing Lianhuashan ski resort is located about 50km from Beijing. When traveling by bus, take bus #919 from the Dongzhimen Bus Station to the stop for Zhangliangshan, Shunyi – Beijing Lianhuashan Ski Resort.
Note: this place is known to be very crowded on the weekends. When snowboarding and freeriding internationally, it is important to get a travel insurance policy that covers emergency rescue, medical expense and evacuation. There are many destinations that will not initiate rescue or medical treatment without prior payment or proof of insurance. In many cases, the rescue fees, medical fees or evacuation to a reputable hospital can total tens of thousands of dollars. Plans such as GEOS SAR100 or IMG Patriot Travel Medical Insurance are well worth the per-trip cost of $130 to $200 USD.
Overall, Beijing Lian Hua Shan Ski Area is the 10th most popular snowboard & freeride destination of all 19 snowboarding resorts in China.