J2Ski Australia J2Ski logo
°F / in / ft / miles°C / cm / m / km
FacebookTwitter

Meran 2000

Meran 2000 Ski Resort Guide

Meran 2000, Italy

Rated: 3/5 (from 5 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length40km
Highest Lift2,300m
Resort Height1,600m
 Nearest AirportsBolzano and Innsbruck Airport
Save Money on Ski Hire Save up to 50% 
Free Snow Reports by e-Mail  Sign Up Here

Meran 2000

The elegant town of Merano / Meran is linked by two-stage cable car to its own extensive ski area and is also on the 265km Ortler ski pass, which brings in another ten neighbouring centres. There are two climatic health resorts sited above Meran on a plateau 1250-1600m above sea level. Hafling and Voran offer peace and relation.

Summary

The Italian ski resort of Meran 2000 is in the Italian Dolomites at an altitude of 1,600m, with 40km of marked runs.

Meran 2000 is part of the Ortler Skiarena area with access to 297km of downhill skiing, with 123 marked pistes, served by a total of 79 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Meran 2000 itself (40km of pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Ortler Skiarena ski resorts of Haideralm, Latsch Tarscheralm, Maseben, Mendel Ruffrè, Pfelders, Reinswald, Rittner Horn, Schnalstal, Schöneben, Schwemmalm, Sulden am Ortler, Trafoi am Ortler, Vigiljoch, Watles and Minschuns.

The ski resort itself is at 1,600m, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,300m, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing

Meran 2000 offers good sking, particularly, for Expert and Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding

Meran 2000 offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Meran 2000.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Meran 2000?

The next notable snow forecast is 2cm, expected on 26 October, with around 11cm forecast over the next 7 days.

See our long-range Snow Forecast for the latest update, or   Join our Snow Mail Here

Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Meran 2000
ThuFriSatSunMonTueWed
Snow
to
base
Snow
to
base

Ski Area Stats

Meran 2000 Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 2km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 2 25km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 13km
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 1 1km
Downhill
Total Length
40km
Cross Country
Total Length
5km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
7

Ortler Skiarena Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
24
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
54
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
43
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 2 
Downhill
Total Length
297km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
79

Altitudes

Meran 2000 Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,300m
Lowest Piste1,670m
Resort Altitude (Meran 2000)1,600m
Max Vertical630m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Meran 2000
Expert Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Meran 2000 Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Meran 2000 is 5km long and the most difficult run is the 'Mittager Steilhang'.

Location and Map

Where is Meran 2000?

This ski resort is in the Italian Dolomites in Merano, South Tyrol.

Map

Tap Show Map in Full Screen for Full-Screen, or see J2Ski's Resort map, showing Hotels and Ski Shops.

How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Meran 2000 is Bolzano, 23 minutes drive away.

Innsbruck Airport, Verona, Brescia, Venice and Bergamo airports are all within three hours drive.

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

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts are able to uplift 8,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 40km of ski runs, with 20 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Meran 2000 open?

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

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

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Meran 2000, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Meran 2000 Tourist Office for the latest.

Talking about Meran 2000

Mentions in recent J2Ski News Items and Snow Reports from our users...

Save on Ski Hire in Meran 2000

Save up to 50%

Discount Ski Hire

Ski Hire Shops in Meran 2000.

AlpinResorts
Meran 2000