South of Brunico and southwest of Cortina d'Ampezzo, the Arabba ski center has 62km of pistes served by 26 lifts that interconnect Arabba with Malga Ciapela. There are some steeps to explore with a maximum vertical descent of 1,065m (3,500 feet). This area is not known to be well suited for beginners.
The Arabba ski area part of the Dolomiti Superski region which has over 1,200km of pistes spread over 12 valleys that served by 450 lifts. While a single skipass gives access to the Dolomiti Superski region, keep in mind that the 12 valley are not all interconnected and you may need bus transport between valleys. Also, the snowfall in this southernly ski region is known to vary greatly season to season. Keep in mind that there is limited off-piste snowboarding in the Dolomiti Superski region -- it is prohibited in most areas and guides are highly-recommended in the others.
Overall, Arabba is the 27th most popular snowboard & freeride destination of all 43 snowboarding resorts in Italy. Several of the better snowboarding resorts are nearby Arabba including Cortina d Ampezzo, Val Gardena, Alta Badia, Civetta, Trevalli and Valle Isarco.
Local Contacts: Dolomiti Superski +39(0)471-795397; Arabba Tourism +39(0)436-780-019.
Best Season: Jan. - Mar.
Average Difficulty: Moderate
Base Camp: Portavescovo, Arabba
Luxury Loding: Grifone, Passo Campologno
Reference Source: click here http://www.arabba.it/
GPS: 46.495896, 11.874461
Date Published: 12/25/2015
Date Updated: 12/23/2017
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