Ski area Alta Valle Isarco: Racines - Monte Cavallo - Ladurns
The old medieval center of Vipiteno together with the three ski resorts Monte Cavallo-Vipiteno, Ladurns-Colle Isarco and Racines-Giovo are the real heart of Alta Valle Isarco. All these ski areas offer modern lifts and perfectly snow-capped slopes where you can practice downhill skiing, cross country skiing, snowboarding as well as many other activities. To top it all, an excellent meal in one of those fascinating and typical South Tyrolean mountain huts.
Monte Cavallo is easily reachable thanks to the fast cable way starting just a few steps from the center of Vipiteno, this area offers a network of slopes of different difficulty levels. Flagship of this ski resort is the high altitude cross country ski trail, placed at an altitude of 2,000 m and with a vertical drop of 300 m. This track lets you enjoy a marvelous outlook.
Those who prefer sledding instead of skiing will appreciate in Monte Cavallo Italy’s longest sledding track: this enlightened trail is almost 10 km long!
Ladurns is a small but lovely ski resort, always snow-capped in winter and with a homely and welcoming atmosphere. It is an ideal destination for families with children thanks to numerous kids-sized activities: from the amusement park to the special ski courses and the baby sitting service. Even adults can enjoy the various activities offered by the ski center, as the 15 km of slopes of different difficulty levels.
Snowboarders will be able to perform acrobatics at the Fun Park Fronzide.
Racines - Giovo
Racines is one of the most well-equipped and snowy ski resorts of South Tyrol, featuring 25 km of slopes suitable for downhill skiing and snowboarding, both for beginners as for experienced skiers.
Despite this, Val Racines is well-known for its cross country ski trails: several tracks stretches across stunning alpine landscapes for a total length of 65 km.
Those who love winter walking tours and snowshoe hikes can enjoy a series of easily accessible paths. Even kids can have lots of fun thanks to various activities at the ski kindergarten and at the amazing Skiland.