Cross Country Skiing

Cross Country Skiing

On the go along the sunny trails of the Valle di Casies-Gsies: 40 kilometers (25 miles) of cross country ski trails at all levels for all desires and demands: from comfortable, flat, and straight to athletic with multiple tracks and extra room for skaters. Because of this variety, the maintenance of the trails, and the supreme beauty that nature has to offer, the region has already achieved coveted awards and enjoys the best evaluations in the media.

Dolomiti NordicSki

The Gsies Valley belongs to the Dolomiti NordicSki association, Europe’s largest cross country skiing carousel, and it can call more than just the legendary 1.300 kilometers (200 miles) of trails its own.

Competence & service for cross-country skiers

  • Cross country ski course, free of charge, for beginners and experts - surcharge only for ski equipment and cross-country tolls
  • Expert advice and valuable tips in the house for skiers about ski tracks and equipment
  • Cross-country ski tickets are available at the reception
  • Huski Rentals right on the trail entrance in St. Magdalena / Gsies (Tel. 3404667989)
  • Information corner with free trail maps, current information, bus schedules and the wallet with tour suggestions
  • Cross-country ski rack outside
  • Lockable ski room with heated boot dryer and cabinets depot
  • Laundry & drying room: Information at the reception
  • Wax corner with special wax accessories in the garage

Don’t miss the top-events!

  • The Gsieser Tal Lauf since the very beginning of this sport event, this race has become one of the most well-known and attended races in the whole mountains.
  • Biathlon World Cup in Antholz, the high point of every season with thousands of spectators and fans from all over the entire world.
  • FIS Tour de Ski & other FIS World Cup races in the Nordic Arena of Toblach.
  • Gsies dumpling marathon - there is no other event which combines sports, incomparably beautiful countryside and unique gastronomic delights better than this.

Holidays with élan

Those who make a move will be rewarded. With feelings of elation and fabulous views. Ready for unforgettable activities in the Dolomites?

Hiking in the valley of Gsies

An unmissable countryside experience

The most beautiful mountains in the world

Experience the Dolomites up close

Holiday in pictures

Sources of inspiration

Hotel Quelle

The source of calmness. Diversity. Joie de vivre. The unique 5-star wellness hotel in the South Tyrolean mountains – at the source of wellbeing.

Chalet Salena

Somewhere to recharge your batteries in the Alps; a place dreams are made of. Your own Mountain Spa Chalet in the Gsies Valley: enjoy peace and cosiness in perfect harmony.


Noble design, pure well-being, unconditional luxury – enjoy a sublime stay at Fontis.