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Backcountry Skiing in Cervinia

Discover untouched powder stashes spread across the Alps

The Italian alpine town of Cervinia, bordering both Switzerland and France, is the ideal springboard into the mountains of the Alps. Guarded by classic peaks iconic to the Alps, with one of the best snow conditions, and a curious culture to understand, Cervinia is a world-class spot for backcountry skiing. Visit during the months between January and April for ideal backcountry skiing conditions.

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There are many reasons for choosing Backcountry Skiing in Cervinia

As an ideal platform to jump into the backcountry, the town of Cervinia is surrounded by iconic peaks. Choose a classic mountain and head along with us on unique adventures. It could be a 4-day heliskiing tour of Monte Rosa, a 3-day skiing tour around the Matterhorn, with its distinctive pyramid peak, or wandering across the expansive backcountry searching for the best snow.


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Best time to visit

Visit during the months between January and April for ideal backcountry skiing conditions

What's the weather like?

The area of Cervinia receives consistent snowfall and low temperatures, given that it is one of Europe’s highest ski resorts

More info about Backcountry Skiing in Cervinia:

The alpine town of Cervinia lies in the Aosta Valley in the extreme northwest of Italy. The town lies at 2,050 meters above sea level at the foot of the iconic Matterhorn. Large glaciated mountain peaks dominate the skyline. Connected by the Plateau Rosa that stretches into Switzerland, Cervinia shares a ski area with the world-class resort of Zermatt

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