Exciting and thrilling off-piste skiing excursion along the multiple slopes of the Marmolada, in a majestic and extraordinary environment. With a 3343 meters elevation, the Queen of the Dolomites is a real paradise for “powder”, with several freeride skiing itineraries with an elevation loss of 1200 meters each.

  • Dolomites, Marmolada Glacier
  • 5 hours
  • Medium difficulty
  • Presence of nearby refreshment point
  • Maximum number of participants
  • Suitable for adults and boys

Information about the off-piste skiing at the Marmolada

The excursion begins at Malga Ciapela, the start of the cable car to the Marmolada. From the summit the optimal northern exposure offers great choices for off-piste runs all along the glacier, almost all the time in beautiful fresh powder. The riders will experience an unforgettably thrilling and emotional day, always skiing off-piste and on different runs every time. The best trained skiers will be able to handle over 5500 meters in elevation loss.

The freeride excursion to the Marmolada includes multiple diverse runs, at an incline varying 30 to 35 degrees. It requires good training and mastering of technical skiing skills because of its BS (Good Skier) rating.

Where to meet your mountain guide for the off-piste skiing at the Marmolada

  • Meeting point On the day of your excursion, meet your guide at:
    Start of the Marmolada cable car
    Località Malga Ciapela, 48
    32023 Rocca Pietore, BL
  • Meeting time 8.30 am
  • Geographic coordinates 46°25'39.5"N 11°54'39.1"E
  • Transfer There are no transfers from the meeting point to the excursion site.

What to bring

  • Freeride skis
  • Freeride ski boots
  • Telescopic poles
  • Ski helmet
  • Avalanche kit
  • Avalanche backpack

What you need to know

  • Participants Anyone over the age of 16, with an adequate level of training and fitness, can participate in this experience.
  • Under 18 Minors under the age of 18, if unaccompanied, require a waiver of liability from the parent or guardian of the child, that must be given to the guide before the excursion begins.
  • Equipment Remember to bring the minimum required equipment for the activity. If you do not own the equipment let us know, we will provide it for you.
  • Reservation The reservation for this experience is individual, with a dedicated mountain guide. It may be reserved for a number of participants no greater than the maximum number allowed.
  • Excursion price The price shown is for the excursion with the dedicated mountain guide and possible transfer using the guide's private vehicle. It is valid for individual reservations for a number of participants that does not exceed the maximum number allowed.
  • Skipass The excursion requires the skipass, which is not included in the price, and may be purchased at the ski-lift ticket offices in the departure area.
  • Safety The mountain guide may cancel or suspend the excursion or change the itinerary if minimum safety conditions are not guaranteed. Please view the terms.
  • Moderate terms of cancellation The terms of cancellation and change for this experience are moderate. Please view the terms.

How to reserve your mountain guide

To reserve a mountain guide for an off-piste skiing at the Marmolada in the Dolomites, you must send a request that provides and specifies your contact information, the number of participants and the date/period in which you wish to take the excursion.
Powrock will respond immediately to confirm the availability of the guide, the deadline, if any, to confirm the option for the reservation, methods of payment, characteristics and organization of the activity.
Once the reservation is confirmed, we will send you the receipt and the presentation voucher with the details of the service, the name of the mountain guide or the mountaineering school, and all the contact information.

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