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Racines / Ratschings

Racines / Ratschings Ski Resort Guide

Racines / Ratschings, Italy

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Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift2,099m
Resort Height1,260m
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and Bolzano
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Racines / Ratschings

A small village above Sterzing, and sharing the regional Val Isarco pass with that town's ski areas and others in the region. The local ski area extends above Jaufenpaß to the south.

Summary

The Italian ski resort of Racines / Ratschings is in the Italian Dolomites at an altitude of 1,260m.

Racines / Ratschings is part of the Valle Isarco ski area with access to 15km of downhill skiing, with 58 marked pistes, served by a total of 4 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Racines / Ratschings itself (18 pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Valle Isarco ski resorts of Brixen / Plose, Gitschberg - Jochtal, Ladurns and Sterzing - Vipiteno.

With ski lifts as high as 2,099m, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing

Racines / Ratschings offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding

Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Racines / Ratschings.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Racines / Ratschings?

The next notable snow forecast is 7cm, expected on 4 December, with around 60cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Racines / Ratschings Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
13
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 5 
Cross Country
Total Length
48km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
8

Valle Isarco Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Pistes
Number of runs
58
Downhill
Total Length
15km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
4

Altitudes

Racines / Ratschings Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,099m
Lowest Piste1,260m
Resort Altitude (Racines / Ratschings)1,260m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Racines / Ratschings
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Location and Map

Where is Racines / Ratschings?

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

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Racines / Ratschings is Innsbruck Airport, 62 minutes drive away.

Bolzano, Verona, Salzburg, Brescia, Munich and St. Gallen-Altenrhein airports are all within three hours drive.

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

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The eight ski lifts are able to uplift 15,400 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 25km of ski runs,.

Season Dates

When is Racines / Ratschings 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 Racines / Ratschings, 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 Racines / Ratschings Tourist Office for the latest.

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