- Elevated between 5702 ft and 9514 ft, the Ski Resort is among the 15 highest elevated Ski Resorts in Italy. The vertical drop from summit to base is 3812 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in Italy is 2694 ft. Most runs are therefore relatively long.
- Season starts on Nov 30 and ends on Mar 9 (100 days). Average season duration in Italy is 101 days.
- Average snow depth during the season (Nov 30 to Mar 9) is 35 " at summit elevation and 13 " at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during January, offering an average snow depth of 43 " at summit elevation and 13 " at the base. Therefore Santa Caterina Valfurva is among the 5 ski Resorts with best snow conditions in Lombardy.
- Santa Caterina Valfurva features 64 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in Italy is 60 sunny days. January is the sunniest month with an average of 24 sunny days.
The Ski Resort
Santa Caterina is a “white paradise” where the blue sky and the white snow make a grand winter scene. Ski lifts that go to an altitude of 2900 metres with slopes always perfectly covered in snow, thanks also to a modern programmed snow installation system skiing can be assured from December to April. The 15 km cross-country track winds through thick coniferous woodlands amidst a fairy-tale landscape with both tourist and competitive trails. The small tranquil village of Santa Caterina with hardly any traffic is the ideal place for a family holiday.
Snow Safety & Snowmaking
Most Difficult Runs