Review of snowboarding and skiing in Bardonecchia Italy.
Bardonecchia Ski Holiday Facts
Established in 1908 the Italian ski resort Bardonecchia lies at 1300 metres altitude in the Piedmont / Piemonte region of the Italian Alps / Alpes. With the highest lifts and ski slopes at 2650m Bardonecchia ski area is snow sure. Over ? snow cannons ensure artificial Bardonecchia snow making covers 40km of ski trails, which equates to around 40 of the ski slopes. The nearest airport transfer to Bardonecchia (Italy) is Turin at a distance of 90km or approximately 100 minutes driving time. Bardonecchia ski season runs from December to April.
alpine downhill runs to ski in Bardonecchia Italy
2 runs 2.5km
16 runs 54.5km
18 runs 50km
5 runs 5km
Skiing in Bardonecchia
Skiing Bardonecchia you'll enjoy 41 pistes and trails and that means approximately 100km of ski runs. Bardonecchia lifts number 21 with the capacity to uplift 30000 skiers up the mountain per hour. The longest ski run in the Italian ski resort of Bardonecchia is over 6km long.
Bardonecchia Ski Area
Bardonecchia ski area has 4% beginner ski runs or nursery slopes, 39% intermediate, 43% advanced ski slopes and 12% for expert skiers - the most difficult Bardonecchia piste is the 6km Vallon Cros run, with a steepness/slope angle of 30%. You can't ski Bardonecchia after dark.
Bardonecchia for skiing gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Snowboarding in Bardonecchia
If you snowboard Bardonecchia you'll want to know that, of the 21 ski lifts in total, 11 are surface lifts or "drag lifts" - this gives a good indication of how modern the lift system is and well set up Bardonecchia snowboarding is - especially for beginners learning to snowboard. Bardonecchia snowboard facilities include 1 terrain parks and 1 half pipe (longest half pipe length is 130 metres), 1 quarter pipe and 2 boardercross courses.
Bardonecchia for snowboarding gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Bardonecchia Apres Ski
The apres ski Bardonecchia scene and off-slope or "non-skier" activities include:
30 apres ski bars 71 restaurants 0 bowling 1 night club 1 cinema 1 billiards / pool 2 games room 1 concert 1 indoor swimming 0 outdoor heated pools 3 saunas 1 hot tubs 1 solariums 3 masseurs 0 indoor ice skating 1 outdoor ice skating 1 indoor sports centre 2 indoor tennis 0 squash racquetball 0 sleigh rides 0 ballooning 1 horse riding 10 prepare winter walks 1 climbing 1 golf 0 fishing 3 museum 1 library Plus these additional apres ski facilities Games Room, Heliskiing, Tennis.
Bardonecchia for apres ski gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
More Bardonecchia Snow Ski Area and Resort Information
Bardonecchia resort - ski Bardonecchia by any other name
The Italian ski resort of Bardonecchia ski resort is also known as Bardonecchia and has the following common misspellings:
Bardonecchia ski area has ski slopes which face N W NW
The direction which the various Bardonecchia ski slopes face can make or break your skiing or snowboarding holiday. If you want to guarantee good snow and ski conditions, you should choose a resort with ski slopes which face the right way for the time of year you're travelling.
- In the coldest winter months of January and February you need a ski resort with some sunny south facing ski slopes, so your days on the snow doesn't feel like a polar expedition. Conversely, in the warmest spring skiing months of March and especially April, a ski resort with some cool and shady north facing slopes will ensure you're not skiing on slush, but benefitting from best late season snow. The best ski resorts have ski areas and slopes which face in all directions so that you're guaranteed greating skiing whatever the weather. Bardonecchia ski resort has ski slopes facing N W NW.
Bardonecchia for snow gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Bardonecchia reviews, 3.5 star rating and resort and ski area information is collated by SNO man from staff experience and customer feedback.