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Alba Ski Resort Guide

Alba, Italy

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length10km6 miles
Highest Lift2,430m7,972ft
Resort Height1,520m4,987ft
 Nearest AirportsTurin Cuneo and Turin Caselle
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The Italian ski resort of Alba is in the Italian Dolomites at an altitude of 1,520m4,987ft, with 10km6 miles of marked runs.


Alba has direct access to 10km6 miles of downhill skiing, with 7 marked pistes, served by a total of 5 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 1,520m4,987ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,430m7,972ft, snow cover is generally reliable.


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


Alba offers some good boarding.

Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Ciampac', which is 3km2 miles in length.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Alba?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Alba.

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Snow Forecast by day for Alba

Ski Area Stats

Alba Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 5 16km10 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
10km6 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
52km32 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Alba Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,430m7,972ft
Lowest Piste1,520m4,987ft
Resort Altitude (Alba)1,520m4,987ft
Max Vertical910m2,986ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Alba
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Alba?

This ski resort is in the Italian Dolomites in Cuneo, Piedmont.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Alba is Turin Cuneo, 55 minutes drive away.

Turin Caselle, Genoa, Milan Linate, Milan Malpensa, Bergamo, Innsbruck Airport, Parma, Brescia and Venice airports are all within three hours drive.

Turin Cuneo is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The five ski lifts are able to uplift 8,258 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 9km6 miles of ski runs,.

Season Dates

When is Alba open?

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


Usual opening is early December (Opens last weekend November or first weekend December depending on how calendar falls), and usual closing is Early April.

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