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Bardonecchia Ski Resort Guide

Bardonecchia, Italy

Rated: 4/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length140km87 miles
Highest Lift2,750m9,022ft
Resort Height1,310m4,298ft
 Nearest AirportsTurin Caselle and Chambery
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The Italian ski resort of Bardonecchia is in the Italian Alps at an altitude of 1,310m4,298ft, with 140km87 miles of marked runs.


Bardonecchia has direct access to 140km87 miles of downhill skiing, with 49 marked pistes, served by a total of 21 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,750m9,022ft, 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.


Bardonecchia offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Bardonecchia.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Bardonecchia is 6km4 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Vallon Cros', which is 6km4 miles in length.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Bardonecchia?

The next notable snow forecast is 9cm4in, expected on 26 March.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Bardonecchia

Ski Area Stats

Bardonecchia Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 3km2 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
1550km31 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
140km87 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
28km17 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altitudes & Slopes

Bardonecchia Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,750m9,022ft
Lowest Piste1,310m4,298ft
Resort Altitude (Bardonecchia)1,310m4,298ft
Max Vertical1,440m4,724ft

Ski Slope Aspects

N, W, NW

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

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Bardonecchia
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Ski Hire in Bardonecchia

Ski Hire Shops in Bardonecchia.

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Ski Lessons in Bardonecchia

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To choose a Ski School, and book Group Ski Lessons or a Private Instructor, see Bardonecchia Ski Schools and Bardonecchia Ski Instructors.

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Location and Map

Where is Bardonecchia?

This ski resort is in the Italian Alps in Turin, Piedmont.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Bardonecchia is Turin Caselle, 75 minutes drive away.

Chambery, Annecy, Turin Cuneo, Geneva, Grenoble, Genoa, Lyon St-Exupéry, Lyon Bron and Milan Linate airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 21 ski lifts are able to uplift 23,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 40km25 miles of ski runs,.

Season Dates

When is Bardonecchia open?

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


Usual opening is early December, and usual closing is Early April.

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

Piste Map

Bardonecchia Piste Map

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