The snowy beauty, Popova Shapka is one of the oldest winter recreation center in the Balkans. This winter recreation center is on Shar Mountain and is on 1800 m. above sea level. Nearby there peaks which are 2500m. above sea level. Is on 18km. from Tetovo and 53 km. from Skopje.
There are many ski trails and also offers conditions for freelance skiing. The trails are 10km. long with the capacity of 8000 skiers per hour.
In this winter recreation center there a lot of sunny days and there is snow from November till April.