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Alba Ski Resort Guide

Alba, Italy

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length10km
Highest Lift2,430m
Resort Height1,520m
 Nearest AirportsTurin Cuneo and Turin Caselle
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The Italian ski resort of Alba is in the Italian Dolomites at an altitude of 1,520m, with 10km of marked runs.


Alba has direct access to 10km of downhill skiing, with 7 marked pistes, served by a total of 5 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 1,520m, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,430m, snow cover is generally reliable.


There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.


Alba offers some good boarding.

Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Ciampac', which is 3km in length.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Alba?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Alba.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Alba

Ski Area Stats

Alba Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 5 16km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Alba Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,430m
Lowest Piste1,520m
Resort Altitude (Alba)1,520m
Max Vertical910m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Alba
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Alba?

This ski resort is in the Italian Dolomites in Cuneo, Piedmont.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Alba is Turin Cuneo, 55 minutes drive away.

Turin Caselle, Genoa, Milan Linate, Milan Malpensa, Bergamo, Innsbruck Airport, Parma, Brescia and Venice airports are all within three hours drive.

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


Ski Lift Capacity

The five ski lifts are able to uplift 8,258 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 9km of ski runs,.

Season Dates

When is Alba open?

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


Usual opening is early December (Opens last weekend November or first weekend December depending on how calendar falls), and usual closing is Early April.

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 Alba, 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 Alba Tourist Office for the latest.