Cross-country skiing is a source of fitness and health.
In almost no other form of sport are the muscles and joints strengthened with a minimum of stress. Cross-country skiing keeps you young!
A cross-country vacation in the Eggen/Ega Valley assures you of a world-class sport and nature-oriented vacation. It doesn’t matter whether you prefer the classic or skating style, whether you’re a learner or a pro – here, everyone is guaranteed a superlative cross-country skiing holiday experience. At an altitude of 1,350 meters above sea-level, the center of Deutschnofen / Nova Ponente represents the ideal starting-point for extensive tours affording you magnificent views of the Dolomites “Rose Garden” and the Latemar. After a strenuous segment, you can reward yourself by stopping for refreshments at one of the rest-stops along the cross-country skiing trails. Just a few kilometers away, at an altitude of 1,800 meters above sea-level, the skiing trails at the Lavazé Pass will lead you through forests and across meadows all the way to the Fiemme Valley, the heart of cross-country skiing in Italy. All in all, you can enjoy approx. 100 kilometers of well-groomed pistes, where both beginners and experts will find slopes corresponding to their level of skill. A modern compact snow machine provides a 100% snow guarantee. A cross-country ski shuttle is there to ferry cross-country skiers and winter hikers to the Lavazé Pass.
Article on Cross-Country Ski Trail Maintenance in Deutschnofen / Nova Ponente
You can purchase your trail tickets: at the tourism office in Deutschnofen / Nova Ponente and Obereggen – in all commercial lodgings – at the sport center bar in Deutschnofen / Nova Ponente (entrance) – the Hotel Pfösl (entrance) – Pension Unterkaplun (entrance) – Wölflhof (entrance).
Day ticket: Euro 4.00 / Week ticket: Euro 25.00
Season ticket: Euro 48.00 / Season ticket with Lavazé: Euro 85.00
You can rent cross-country skiing equipment at: O. Riegler Deutschnofen / Nova Ponente, phone: 0471 616170. Private cross-country skiing lessons: Peter Unterhauser, phone: 349 2342051