what to do in winter in fiumalbo
Fiumalbo is located at the feet of Cimone, a mountain famous for the presence of 50 km of ski slopes all linked together and accessible through a single ski pass. This ski resort is ideal or the whole family since than even the younger children can have fun in the snow in the baby-park and at the downhill slopes with rubber boats.
A short distance, just over the border with Tuscany, there is another very popular ski resort the mount Abetone, even here skiers can have fun on about 50 km of snowy tracks. Both the districts have descents covering all difficulty levels (blue runs, red runs and black runs) so that are suitable for beginners, intermediate and expert skiers.
For kids and adults who want to learn to ski are not lacking school camps and ski instructors.
In winter Fiumalbo is linked to the ski slopes with an efficient bus service so that is among the most appreciated locality for a family holiday on the snow.
A paradise for lovers of the descents in solitary, whether provided of a pair of skis or a snowboard. To better appreciate this untouched corner of nature are organized walks and hiking with the snowshoes along the trails covered with snow with the chance to find traces of some animals of the area.
You can enjoy the landscape also along the cross-country trails through the frozen valleys and forests. The physical effort that this sport requires is well rewarded by the unique beauty and the muffled silence of the surrounding nature that gives a feeling of absolute peace.
The most adventurous ones can also try to ride a motor sledge during the trips that take place at high altitude.