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Sterzing - Vipiteno

Sterzing - Vipiteno Ski Resort Guide

Sterzing - Vipiteno, Italy

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Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift2,189m
Resort Height948m
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and Bolzano
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Sterzing - Vipiteno

A relatively large Italian ski town on the Val Isarco regional pass and very easy to reach on the motorway from Innsbruck just south of the Brenner Pass. The main ski area on Roßkopf (2189m) is reached by cable car from the edge of the town.

Summary

The Italian ski resort of Sterzing - Vipiteno is in the Italian Alps at an altitude of 948m.

Sterzing - Vipiteno is part of the Valle Isarco ski area with access to 15km of downhill skiing, with 58 marked pistes, served by a total of 4 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Sterzing - Vipiteno itself (8 pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Valle Isarco ski resorts of Brixen / Plose, Gitschberg - Jochtal, Ladurns and Racines / Ratschings.

With ski lifts as high as 2,189m, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding

Sterzing - Vipiteno offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Sterzing - Vipiteno.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Sterzing - Vipiteno?

The next notable snow forecast is 87cm, expected on 4 October.

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Ski Area Stats

Sterzing - Vipiteno Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 6 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 2 
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
6

Valle Isarco Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Pistes
Number of runs
58
Downhill
Total Length
15km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
4

Altitudes

Sterzing - Vipiteno Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,189m
Lowest Piste948m
Resort Altitude (Sterzing - Vipiteno)948m
Max Vertical1,241m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Sterzing - Vipiteno
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Location and Map

Where is Sterzing - Vipiteno?

This ski resort is in the Italian Alps in Pfitsch, South Tyrol.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Sterzing - Vipiteno is Innsbruck Airport, 48 minutes drive away.

Bolzano, Verona, Salzburg, Brescia, Munich, St. Gallen-Altenrhein and Memmingen airports are all within three hours drive.

Bolzano and Innsbruck Airport are just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The six ski lifts are able to uplift 7,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 12km of ski runs, with 8 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Sterzing - Vipiteno open?

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

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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 Sterzing - Vipiteno, 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 Sterzing - Vipiteno Tourist Office for the latest.

Sterzing - Vipiteno