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Sand in Taufers

Sand in Taufers Ski Resort Guide

Sand in Taufers, Italy

Rated: 2/5 (from 1 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length17km11 miles
Highest Lift2,350m7,710ft
Resort Height950m3,117ft
 Nearest AirportsBolzano and Innsbruck Airport
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Sand in Taufers

Situated at the centre of the Valle Aurina, Luttach and Sand in Taufers are pleasant traditional villages. The main ski area at Speikboden is reached by a short drive although it is possible to ski all the way back, snow cover permitting.

Speikboden ski centre gets its name from a particular kind of flower – the Speik. It grows on the high mountains.

Usually the Speik can be white or blue when it belongs to the primrose family.

Summary

The Italian ski resort of Sand in Taufers is in the Italian Alps at an altitude of 950m3,117ft, with 17km11 miles of marked runs.

Sand in Taufers has direct access to 17km11 miles of downhill skiing, with 16 marked pistes, served by a total of 9 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,350m7,710ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding

Sand in Taufers offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Sand in Taufers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Sand in Taufers?

The next notable snow forecast is 6cm2in, expected on 21 June.

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Ski Area Stats

Sand in Taufers Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 4 7km4 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 6 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 8km5 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 2 2km1 miles
Downhill
Total Length
17km11 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
40km25 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
9

Altitudes

Sand in Taufers Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,350m7,710ft
Lowest Piste950m3,117ft
Resort Altitude (Sand in Taufers)950m3,117ft
Max Vertical1,400m4,593ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Sand in Taufers
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Sand in Taufers Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Sand in Taufers is 4km2 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Sand in Taufers?

This ski resort is in the Italian Alps in Ahrntal, South Tyrol.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Sand in Taufers is Bolzano, 97 minutes drive away.

Innsbruck Airport and Verona airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The nine ski lifts are able to uplift 11,900 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 7km4 miles of ski runs, with 8 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Sand in Taufers 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 Sand in Taufers, 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 Sand in Taufers Tourist Office for the latest.

Sand in Taufers