Ski Resort was founded by a group of
foreigners who were searching for mines in
the central Albourz Mountains.
The area was announced suitable for skiing
and in 1965, by installing a portable
surface lift over Dizin pass, the area
provided the opportunity for the national
ski team to practice.
After setting up Shemshak electric
chairlifts in 1967, the head of ski
federation visited Dizin and the matter was
discussed at government level. The area was
accepted as a ski resort and the primary
work started with establishing the road from
Arsin coal mine.
Finally by 1968, with the installation of
one chairlift 2,400 meters long from the
base station up to the upper parking lot,
the importing and installation of the first
gondola to Iran (Chalet gondola) and the
simultaneous building of the Chalet
restaurant and the installation of the
beginner's surface lift, the Dizin Resort
officially started its operation.
Following these activities, the installation
of the Gholleh gondola started and was ready
for use by skiers in 1973.
The access road from Shemshak to the upper
parking lot was also finished by 1973.
By 1974, the resort was expanded by
replacing the Darreh chairlift with a
gondola, a double chairlift was installed
from Chalet station the top of the mountain
(Golleh station), Gavazni and Sichal surface
lifts were installed, the race and Dopplmayr
surface lifts were also installed and the
expansion was completed by 1975.
Then in 1977, Chaman chairlift installation
and Chaman restaurant were finished and by
1977-78 the whole compound was in a working
Development of the complex came to
stand-still after 1979 revolution. Since
2006, a new phase of development is