Cross-country skiing in the Dolomites

When winter leaves you glowing inside and out

The sunny trails are prepared, the meadows and forests are covered in a soft blanket of snow, all is quiet. Your breath forms clouds against the blue sky. This is cross-country skiing in the Dolomites.
 
Which to choose - skating or classic style? Cross-country skiing is relatively easy on the joints, builds stamina and muscles in equal measure, and improves your movement, metabolism and winter mood!

cross-country skiing slope panorama Latemar

Right below the Catinaccio massif

The trails are carefully marked in the snow against the unique backdrop of the Dolomites to form a wonderful network of trails ready for cross-country skiers. It is all quite straightforward and easy, with gentle ascents and multi-track sections for faster skiers.
The routes is start at either the Waldhaus in Carezza or from the Tscheiner Hut on the Nigra Pass road as far as the Gasthof Frommer Alm - where you can of course stop for a bite to eat! 

A quick tour of the trails

  • Frin circuit, 5 km easy (closed)
  • Lago di Carezza circuit (Angerle Alm), 3 km easy (opened)
  • Frin - Niger - Frin connected trail, 8 km easy (closes)
  • other crosscountry slopes in Val d'Ega