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Livigno Ski Resort Guide

Livigno, Italy

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Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length68 miles
Highest Lift9,843ft
Resort Height5,971ft
 Nearest AirportsBolzano and St. Gallen-Altenrhein
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The ski area of Livigno is in the Italian Alps at an altitude of 5,971ft, with 68 miles of marked runs.


Livigno is part of the Alta Valtellina ski area with access to 114 miles of downhill skiing, with 112 marked pistes, served by a total of 62 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Livigno itself (68 miles of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Alta Valtellina ski resorts of Bormio and Santa Caterina.

The ski resort itself is at 5,971ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 9,843ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.


Livigno offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Livigno.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Livigno is 2 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Giorgio Rocca'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Livigno?

The next notable snow forecast is 6in, expected on 21 May, with around 14in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Livigno

Ski Area Stats

Livigno Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
1312 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
3641 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
2918 miles
Total Length
68 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
25 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Alta Valtellina Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
114 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altitudes & Slopes

Livigno Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift9,843ft
Resort Altitude (Livigno)5,971ft
Lowest Trail5,906ft
Max Vertical3,937ft

Ski Slope Aspects

N, E, W

Livigno has ski slopes facing north (good for keeping the snow), as well as east and west.

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Livigno
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Ski Rental in Livigno

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Ski Lessons in Livigno

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Location and Map

Where is Livigno?

This ski resort is in the Italian Alps in Province of Sondrio, Lombardy.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Livigno is Bolzano, 130 minutes drive away.

St. Gallen-Altenrhein and Innsbruck Airport airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 31 ski lifts are able to uplift 46,460 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 51 miles of ski runs, with 136 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Livigno open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

Usual opening is late November, and usual closing is Early May.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

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