Skiing region Meran 2000
The high plateau above the city of Meran guarantees varied winter sport fun for the whole family. With the snow park, the mountain rollercoaster Alpin Bob and the Outdoor Kids Camp, Meran 2000 skiing area offers an enormous abundance of activities. Be it winter excursions in the snow landscape or romantic torch-lit hikes – nature lovers and romantics will feel like in paradise.
With the new mountain railway, the skiing area can be easily reached from Meran within only a few minutes. The reduced size and the varied offers for small and big winter sports lovers make sure that families can spend relaxing winter holidays. As well, the perfectly prepared and wide ski runs are perfect for beginners and those taking the sport up again of any age.
No chance of getting bored
If you love rapid descents, you will enjoy adrenaline rushes with Alpin Bob toboggan run, which open all year. As well, the local snow park offers several kicks, rails, tubes and boxes for snowboarders and freestylers, on Oswald slope near Waidmann hut. For those who still look for more challenges, there are many other slopes of the other skiing areas taking part of Ortler Skiarena ski association.
The Outdoor Kids Camp is the perfect place for children. Near the top station, kids have fun in the snow or in the playhouse, while their parents can still observe them enjoying the warm sun rays on the panoramic terrace. The collaborators the Mini Ski Club and ski kindergarten offer professional child assistance.
Experiencing nature in Meran & environs
In addition to the ski runs, Meran 2000 skiing area offers snowshoe hiking, ski mountaineering and cross-country skiing. Especially, the sunny high plateau can be discovered on Haflinger horses living in the homonymous locality Hafling.
A special highlight in winter are the evenings reserved for night skiing, night tobogganing on the three kilometres long toboggan run or night skijoring. Alternatively, you can finish of the day in the centre of Meran – relaxing in the popular thermal baths, strolling throughout the picturesque city centre or enjoying culinary specialities in one of the local restaurants.
- Sea level: 1,680 to 2,300 m
- Lift facilities: 7
- Kilometres of ski slopes: 40
- Types of ski runs: 3 easy, 7 moderate and 2 difficult ones