Skiing in the Stelvio National Park
and around the Ortles region is not just limited to winter
. Even in summer, there are numerous skiers who are attracted to the fresh snow and sunshine high up in the mountains, making the Stelvio Glacier one of the largest summer ski areas in the entire Alps
. Skiing in the majestic Ortler mountains is between May to November.
In addition to some 30 km of well-maintained ski slopes, 10 ski lifts and a snow park, there are also 12 km of cross-country ski tracks. A particularly challenging track is the one located at the foot of Monte Cristallo, at an altitude of 3,400 meters.