The Refuge Tognola is located at 2 200 m a.s.l. near the peak Alpe Tognola in the Natural Park Pale Pale di San Martino. It can be easily reached from San Martino di Castrozza by the gondola Tognola, which has the top station just few minutes from the refuge.
Snowpark Livigno Mottolino
Arguably the best Italian snowpark, Mottolino is definitely the biggest one, and hosts the biggest number of snowboard events in Italy. There are the regular competition like Burton European Open, World Rookie Fest and gaining the growing popularity Budweiser River Jump,the special jump over the Spoel river.
Cervinia lies at 2,006 m (6,581 ft) above sea level, at the foot of the Monte Cervino ( Matterhorn ) - one of the highest peaks in the Alps (4,478 m a.s.l) , and the emblem of Swiss Alps. Cervinia shares a ski area with Zermatt in Switzerland with smaller surface, but much cheaper than its Swiss neighbour. The special skipass bought in Italy allows also skiing on Swiss side of Matterhorn.
Madonna di Campiglio
Madonna di Campiglio is located in a valley between the Dolomites of Brenta and the Adamello-Presanella glaciers, at an altitude of 1550 m.a.s.l. Near the place that now is the centre of Madonna, at the end of 12th century a chapel to the Holy Virgin Mary and a mountain shelter were founded for numerous pilgrims and traders, who were carrying their goods between Po Plane and Valleys of Sole and Non.
Dolomiti SuperskiWinter Sport and Cultural Events in Val Gardena 2011
Val Gardena polishes its snow equipment for the opening of the winter season, which this year starts on Dec 5th. Skiers and snowboarders will enjoy fun on the slopes till or even a bit longer, weather permits.Winter Emotions in Val Gardena
The magic of Christmas and the excitement of the World Cup in the breathtaking scenery of South Tyrol, in the heart of the Dolomites, the UNESCO World Natural Heritage in Val Gardena, begins before the winter! When nature is stripped of the colors of autumn and the majestic Dolomite walls reflect the sun’s rays gently [...]Moena
The largest commune in Val di Fassa, Moena, is an important sport centre in Dolomites, a base for hiking and mountain biking in the summer, and alpine and cross-country skiing during winter months.more articles about Dolomiti Superski
SportSuzuki Nine Knights welcomed the bravest knights in the world at the Castle of Mottolino Livigno
The world’s most talented freeskiers have crossed the world to meet here in Livigno enormous snow sculpture in the shape of a castle established at one of the wonderful areas of the ski resort of Mottolino Fun Mountain.Confirmed Participation of Top Riders in Burn River Jump Livigno
Only few days left to BURN RIVER JUMP 2012. The frost seems to have prevailed over Europe and now the snow has whitened the whole country. The shapers of the Swatch Snowpark Mottolino are working to establish a set-up full of kickers and rails on which riders will be able to give their best. The [...]Burn River Jump in Livigno 6th edition 2012
Riders from all over Europe are eager to take part in the sixth edition of BURN RIVER JUMP, which is to be held in Livigno 21 to 23 February 2012. The one and only 5-star TTR event in Italy has a fabulous prize of U.S. $ 50,000 and will give participants the opportunity to compete [...]more articles about snowboard, sport
Among three main summer ski resorts in Italy the most popular is Passo dello Stelvio.
The Pass ( German : Stilfser Joch ) is on the border between Alta Valtellina and Alto Adige at the altitude 2578 m. From the Lombardy side the nearest town is Bormio, and there is town Prad a Stelvio on the other side of the pass.
The glacier that belongs to Ortles-Cevedale group, is located between Monte Cristallo and Stelvio Pass, the highest point for skiing is Punta degli Spiriti (3450m) near refugee Livro.
The ski resort chosen by many national teams for summer training is open only for four months a year , as during the remaining months the pass is closed due to weather conditions.
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