Cross-country skiing in South Tyrol
Even professionals feel at home on Alpe di Siusi/Seiser Alm
On Alpe di Siusi/Seiser Alm in the Dolomites, is where your cross-country skiing fun in South Tyrol begins. The largest high Alpine pasture in Europe is particularly popular with cross-country skiers due to its varied scenery and sporting activities. Beginners, advanced and even real professionals improve their cross-country skills here! For years, the Norwegian national team held regular training camps on the trails of Alpe di Siusi/Seiser Alm. But that’s not all: the teams from Italy, Sweden and the U.S.A. appreciate the altitude, diversity, and perfect infrastructure of these cross-country ski trails.
The cross-country skiing network on Alpe di Siusi/Seiser Alm consists of 80 kilometres of perfectly prepared trails. They all have double or quadruple tracks and different levels of difficulty. Classic cross-country skiers and skaters face the challenge up here – all while admiring the beautiful panorama. They effortlessly cruise along the trails and enjoy the views on Sciliar/Schlern, Sassolungo/Langkofel, and Sassopiatto/Plattkofel. Cross-country skiing is twice as fun in South Tyrol surrounded by the imposing peaks of the Dolomites! Beginners practise over a two kilometre long practice trail and the Giogo/Jochloipe trail is the highlight for cross-country skiing professionals. Depending on the snow conditions, you can also enjoy your hobby in the Castelrotto/Kastelruth area, which is located slightly below Alpe di Siusi/Seiser Alm.
Alpe di Siusi/Seiser Alm is part of the Dolomiti Nordicski and therefore belongs to the largest cross-country skiing network in Europe. The area encompasses 1,300 kilometres of trails in total. In addition to the scenic beauty, this cross-country skiing area in South Tyrol scores with numerous rest points: here you can enjoy local specialties in a cosy atmosphere. In order to make your cross-country skiing experience in South Tyrol even more perfect, specialised shops provide an opportunity to rent cross-country skiing equipment and the Nordic Ski Center at the mountain station of Alpe di Siusi/Seiser Alm offers changing rooms and ski depots. One thing is clear, Alpe di Siusi/Seiser Alm guarantees a thoroughly delightful cross-country skiing experience.