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Alta Pusteria

Alta Pusteria Ski Resort Guide

Alta Pusteria, Italy

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length53km
Highest Lift2,200m
Resort Height1,173m
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and Bolzano
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Alta Pusteria

The Alta Pusteria region is centred on the historic South Tyrolean resort of Sexten. The region is set in spectacular Dolomitic scenery, long popular with visitors from home and abroad. The peaks around form a huge natural sundial, and it's easy to ski further afield thanks to affiliations within the Hochpusertal region and the DolimitiSuperski Pass options beyond.

Summary

The region of Alta Pusteria comprises the ski slopes of Three Peaks / 3 Zinnen.

Alta Pusteria is within the Dolomiti Superski Ski Area, which boasts 1,420km of downhill pistes, with 668 marked ski runs, served by 488 ski lifts.

The ski area includes 1 Ski Resorts with a combined total of 53km of downhill skiing, with 37 marked pistes, served by a total of 27 ski lifts. The appropriate Lift Pass allows you to ski or snowboard in the ski areas of Three Peaks / 3 Zinnen.

With ski lifts as high as 2,200m, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing

Alta Pusteria offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding

Alta Pusteria offers some good boarding.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Alta Pusteria?

The next notable snow forecast is 6cm, expected on 26 September, with around 6cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Alta Pusteria Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 5 9km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
1431km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
1813km
Downhill
Total Length
53km
Cross Country
Total Length
200km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
27

Dolomiti Superski Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
72
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
274
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
306
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
16
Downhill
Total Length
1,420km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
488

Altitudes

Alta Pusteria Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,200m
Resort Altitude (Alta Pusteria)1,173m
Lowest Piste1,130m
Max Vertical1,070m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Alta Pusteria
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Alta Pusteria Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Holzriese I + II'.

Location and Map

Where is Alta Pusteria?

This ski resort is in the Italian Dolomites in Innichen, South Tyrol.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Alta Pusteria is Bolzano, 136 minutes drive away.

Treviso, Venice, Innsbruck Airport and Trieste airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 27 ski lifts are able to uplift 30,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 63km of ski runs, with 120 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Alta Pusteria open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

Usual opening is early December, and usual closing is Late April.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Alta Pusteria, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Alta Pusteria Tourist Office for the latest.

Alta Pusteria Webcams

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