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Winter activities

If you would like to experience the romantic, snow-covered natural landscape, we recommend winter walking and snow-shoeing in our area. Enjoy sledging or ice skating in a fairytale winter landscape.
The winter walking trails of Alta Badia are well-groomed and signposted. Please note that some of the winter walking trails are cut off by ski slopes, so please be careful.

San Cassiano - Malga Valparola - about 1 hour:
From the Hotel Armentarola you take the path of Pre de Costa and continue up to the forest border. This is where you continue on the path n° 18 to the Malga Valparola 

San Cassiano - Piz Sorega - Pralongià - about 1.5 hours:
Starting from the village centre you reach the Piz Sorega with the cable car. From here you proceed on the right, you cross the slope, first on the path n° 21A and then on n° 23 towards Bioch and Pralongià. 

San Cassiano - Tru di artisć - La Villa
From the centre of San Cassiano you walk towards the main road, traverse the little bridge and continue on the artists’ path “Tre di artisc” towards La Villa. From La Villa, on the same path (right) you can reach Badia or (left) Corvara.

Torchlight walks

Torchlight walks

On a regular basis, nighttime torchlight walks are organised. Mystically and romantic, this is how the natural landscape presents itself, covered by a mighty blanket of snow. For warming up, hot tea is offered when doing short breaks, while you can enjoy the particular winter atmosphere of the Dolomite area.

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Snowshoeing

Snowshoeing

More times a week, local mountain guides offer snow-shoe tours. No matter if you decide to retrace the Great War or follow the traces of wild animals, your discovery journeys in the area on snow-shoes will be unforgettable anyway. What is important is good winter clothing and winter shoes such as moon boots. Snowshoes can be rent with the mountain guides.

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Tobogganing

Tobogganing

Also this winter sport has a long tradition. You can reach the toboggan runs by funicular trail and fully enjoy your ride down to the valley. By the way, most of the ski rentals also offer sledges to rent. Highly recommendable are the following runs: San Cassiano “Tru liösa Foram”, at the Piz Sorega and La Val the “Forcela da Cians”, from Rit to Biei or Aôi to Spëscia.

Tobogganing
Also this winter sport has a long tradition. You can reach the toboggan runs by funicular trail and fully enjoy your ride down to the valley. By the way, most of the ski rentals also offer sledges to rent. Highly recommendable are the following runs: San Cassiano “Tru liösa Foram”, at the Piz Sorega and La Val the “Forcela da Cians”, from Rit to Biei or Aôi to Spëscia.

Ice skating
Wrapped up warmly you can enjoy the feeling of a dance on the ice. Ice skating exerts a particular fascination. No matter if you prefer ice skating in the ice stadium of Corvara or on the frozen Sompunt lake, enjoy the feeling of dancing on the ice. Ice skates can be rent on site.  

Horse-drawn sleigh rides
Enjoy a romantic horse-drawn sleigh ride across the winter landscape of Alta Badia. Horse-drawn sleigh rides are offered from 10 a.m., from La Val to the Baby slope of Col d’Altin.