Foppolo, at 1495 m. sea level, has always been the peak ski resort of Val Brembana. The valley in which it resides, a basin at the foot of the mountains of MontebelloValgussera and between Orobie, is a very fascinating mountain, often seen as a small valley. Recently the area has been connected, through the ski lifts in the Carisolo area with Carona, making available a vast ski area (approx. 30 Km) with slopes of all difficulties. Facilities, which are rather dated, are the subject of restructuring and also provide the link with St. Simon (now the places are connected by ski bus). The most notable pistes are the Montebello and Valgussera. Some pistes are approved for Italian and international competitions. Next to the ski slope, the area allows alpine skiing, and snowmobiling, for which there is a path to Foppolo. To complete the fcilities there is an ice rink and a snow park which were recently created.
Brembo Ski'ammodernamento plant continues for the 2011/2012 season
on Sunday 21 August 2011
A Foppolo is a great summer of work and construction sites that, for the fifth consecutive year, the company sees Brembo Ski engaged in the project of modernization across the whole ski area. Work started back in 2007 with three seats, the chair of the Sexes'ammodernamento of St. Simon and that, year after year, have helped to improve the ski area with 15 Bergamo million invested in five years in ski lifts, ski slopes and installations of artificial snow.
Passo dello Stelvio: White Feeling opens the season of summer skiing at high altitude
on Monday 20 May
Winter is over but can not resist the lure of a beautiful skiing? Saturday, June 1 open slopes and lifts of the Stelvio Glacier to the beginning of the season dedicated to the great summer skiing when the conditions are amazing and on top of the glacier are over 5 feet of snow! For this great opportunity that is renewed every year, the weekend will be dedicated June 1 to 2 in White Feeling: the classic event of Pirovano freeride and downhill skiing, which will allow you to discover the amazing area of the Stelvio in the company of masters School of Sci
A Glance really impact that provided by 182 instructors Fisi that last week held in Livigno their annual refresher course. Four days on snow spring of 3000 Carousel dedicated to the technical and teaching, but also an opportunity for discussion on issues of teaching winter sports. And in order not to miss anything this week in Livigno you can encounter on the slopes even the Swiss champion Lara Gut. In the upper part of the Carousel 3000 continue to ski until May 15.
Livigno Nine Knights 2013: who will storm the castle?
From 15 to 20 April in the Ski Area Mottolino of Livigno will take place, for the second consecutive year, the Fiat Nine Knights, a freeski event that last winter has left everyone speechless. Tom Wallisch, Markus Eder, Russ Henshaw, Henrik Harlaut have already confirmed their participation in the challenge in the snow castle set to Mottolino Fun Mountain.
Over 1000 Telemarkers in Livigno from 6th to 13th April
The link between Livigno and telemark skiing (the old way of skiing, practiced in "free heel") is not born in the last few days, but has its roots in the passion of a group of friends who , in April 1995 gave rise to what for many years was La Skieda, an international exhibition of telemark somewhere between sport, conviviality and culture, and has earned the participation of many fans and supporters from all over the world, and has become a cult event and a source of pride for the Telemark Club Livigno.
Final stellar for the Vertical Tour in Livigno, win Pham and Bridgman. Now all the Tonale
on Friday 15 March 2013
A strongly competitive final stage of the braulio Vertical Tour in Livigno was the last event of the season, although the Braulio Vertical Tour 2013 will take a final parade on Saturday 16 and Sunday, March 17 landed for the first time at the Passo del Tonale, in the heart of the area of Adamello Ski.
International Women's Day 2013 on the snow, here's all the promotions
This year on the occasion of Women's Day all the ladies become undisputed protagonists of the snow, in fact there are many ski resorts that organize parties and events and offer promotions and discounts to the fair sex. Friday, March 8 2013 will open a weekend entirely dedicated to women and the mountain is ready to dye pink.
Valmalenco, in two days everything ready for the European Cup Freestyle
di Rino Galeno on Wednesday 13 February 2013
'' Into An unexpected cancellation last weekend canceled the race of the European Cup FIS Freestyle Ski that was to be held in Piancavallo. Equally unexpectedly comes the call of the FIS organization'' Valmalenco, that in the morning, February 12 asked FAB - Ski lifts at Bernina and Tourism Association of Sondrio and Valmalenco willingness to organize the'' immediate recovery while maintaining stage in Italian territory, as early as next weekend (16-17 February). p>
Summer is coming, the ice sheets of geotextiles as Presena
on Monday 18 June 2012
finally broke out the summer and the glacier Presena defends protecting under the "blanket" of geotextile fabrics expertly stretched by the workers of the company Carousel, which will prevent the sun's rays to penetrate and dissolve the precious snow. The hedging of the glacier started last week and have had to contend with a bizarre forecast that between Monday and Tuesday brought about 30 cm of fresh snow on the mountain. P>
Confirmed in Valmalenco World Cup FIS Junior Freestyle Ski of 2013
on Wednesday 13 June 2012
The upcoming 2012-2013 season
Valmalenco has got an excellent confirmation of freestyle skiing in the world: the news comes from Korea, where last week we celebrated the 48 th FIS Congress, which gave official calendars the next winter season and the allocation of the FIS Junior World Freestyle Ski Valmalenco for the second consecutive year. p>