Established in 1950 the Italian ski resort Folgaria lies at 1188 metres altitude in the Trentino region of the Italian Dolomites \ Dolomiten. With the highest lifts and ski slopes at 2007m the area is not snow sure. Over 90 snow cannons ensure artificial snow making covers 52km of trails, which equates to around 75 of the slopes. The nearest airport transfer to Folgaria is Verona at a distance of 90km or approximately 90 minutes driving time. Their season runs from December to April.
A lively and attractive village with skiing at numerous small areas dotted around the heavily forested surrounding slopes in the 'Great Highlands of Trentino'.
? runs 5.35km
? runs 14.9km
? runs 25.3km
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View our detailed Folgaria snow forecast or snow report and see all live webcams, piste maps, road and travel maps and lift pass prices. For a picture of historic snow conditions see the snow depths month by month with our Folgaria snow history.
|Value for money|
|Lift Pass Prices (adult 6 day)||€165 - €211|
Traditional Village /
|Resort Opens||Dec 2020|
|Resort Closes||Apr 2021|
|( snow conditions often influence opening/closing)|
|total length of Folgaria trails|
|Longest Lift-Served Run||3.1km|
|longest piste or trail reachable by lift|
|direction Folgaria area faces|
|top station of highest lift|
|bottom of lowest run|
|centre of Folgaria ski resort|
|total descent from top lift to bottom piste|
|Skiable Vertical||^v 819m|
|can include extra hike up above top lift|
The mountain has ?% beginner runs or nursery slopes, ?% intermediate, ?% advanced slopes and ?% for experts - the most difficult piste is the ?km ? run, with a steepness/slope angle of 53%. There is no night skiing.
Rating for skiing gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Rating for snowboarding gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Off-Slope activities include:
Rating for apres ski gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
The Italian resort is also known as Folgaría and has common misspellings:
The direction which the various Folgaria slopes face can make or break your ski holiday. To guarantee good snow conditions, choose a resort with piste which face the right way for the time of year you're travelling.
- In the coldest winter months of January and February pick a resort with sunny south facing 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 resort with cool and shady north facing trails will ensure you're not riding on slush, but benefitting from best late season snow. The best destinations have areas which face in all directions so that you're guaranteed greating conditions whatever the weather. Folgaria has slopes facing ?.
Rating for snow gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Folgaria ski school - snowboarding course & skiing lessons
The official ski/board school is called Scuola Italiana Sci Folgaría and has 48 teachers teaching in English, German, Italian and taking students from a minimum age of 6.? ? 721926
Folgaria for beginners gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Folgaria for intermediates gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Folgaria for expert skiers gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Folgaria for snowboarding gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Folgaria snow sports - off slope winter mountain sports
Cross Country Skiing (langlaufen) in Folgaria: 47km X C ski trails, Lessons available? Y
Easy XC Ski Trails: 13km Intermediate XC Trails: 20km Difficult XC Trails: 12km
Telemark Tuittion: Y Telemark Rental 3 Paragliding schools: 1
Snow mobile Rental: 0 Toboggan Run Length: 2km
Folgaria snow fun - off slope winter activities
Outdoor Ice Rink: 1 Indoor Ice Rink: 0 Balloon Flights: 0
Prepared Winter Walks: 10 Snowshoeing: 0 Hang Gliding : 0
Snow mobile Rental: 0 Toboggan Run Length: 2km Paragliding schools: 1
Folgaria non skiing facilities also include Bowling, Curling, Games Room, Horse Riding, Ski Bob (Some Facilities In Hotels or Neighbouring Resorts).