The skiing area on the Schnalstal Valley Glacier offers 42 kilometres of prepared slopes and pure ski fun for winter sports enthusiasts and families, all year round. 18 different slopes of varying degrees of difficulty, a tobogganing hill and 2 Nordic ski tracks make the ski region a special experience. Those who come to ski will certainly get their money's worth – no overcrowded slopes, no waiting for lifts and no mass tourism. Just this guarantee: there will be snow. That's the reason Marcel Hirscher and his elite competitive skiers train on the Schnalstal Valley Glacier. The cable car whisks you up to 3,212 metres, where you can enjoy a unique panorama view over the Alps. The Schnalstal Valley Glacier is a true gem. The views are incomparable in South Tyrol and skiers love the abundance of sunshine. The numerous rustic mountain huts and inns invite one to warm up, have a bite to eat and enjoy the ambience.
Currently:The family-friendly glacier ski area is open continuously from September to may 1st 2022. After the cablecar as well as the valley station and the mountain station are going to be fully renovated. Due to the required maintenance work this is necessary.
The new Lazaun cable car cuts riding times significantly and offers a comfortable ascent in the gondolas.
You'll find more information about lifts and prices here.
There is a practise slope in the valley especially for beginners and children. The “magic carpet” brings the little ones up the hill on which they can practise their first turns on skis. Oh, and there’s a tepee and an exciting snow cave waiting to be discovered ...
The Schnalstal Valley Ski School makes learning to ski fun for children 4 and older. More information on the children’s ski school and courses can be found at www.skischuleschnalstal.com
"Snowtime" - Hannes Laterner, himself a certified and experienced ski and snowboard instructor, accompanies beginners, advanced and expert skiers with professional and personal competence. Info and contacts on www.snowtime.org.
Kids under 10 years (born 2012 or after) can ski accompanied by a parent for only € 4,00 for the whole day. This offer is also valid for each child per family and for multi-day ski passes.
Mountain Station of the Schnalstal Valley Glacier (3.213m)
Hardly any other valley provides climbs without extreme ascents to so many three-thousanders in winter like the Schnalstal Valley. The 3,738-metre summit of the Weisskugel is an unforgettable touring destination for ski mountaineers.
Snowshoeing is a romantic way to get acquainted with the Schnalstal Valley when it's deep in snow. Those who prefer group outings can participate in our weekly snowshoe hikes.
The Schnalstal Valley also has beautiful winter hiking trails and sunny paths for walkers.