Cervinia is one of Europe’s top resorts and boasts the best snow record in Italy. Cervinia’s high elevation means it is snowsure throughout the season, offering great early season conditions and an abundance of wide, cruisy slopes and long, crisp groomers. Cervinia provides spectacular scenery with the Matterhorn as a prominent backdrop and links with Zermatt in Switzerland, giving you access to a vast range of skiable terrain.
The village of Cervinia is located at 2,050m and the top lift station resides at 3,883m. The high altitude means the resort is blessed with the best snow in Italy and also provides great snow during the early season. With a long vertical and an abundance of wide open, crisply groomed slopes, Cervinia is an ideal mountain to work on the fundamentals, perfect your technique and set yourself up for great winter.
Cervinia is linked via an impressive lift system with Valtournenche and Zermatt in Switzerland, opening up an extensive area for you to enjoy. Zermatt offers fantastic groomers and some challenging terrain so is a great option when you want to push your skills. Combined, the Cervina-Zermatt ski area is one of the largest in world with 350km of pistes.
Kick back and relax when you come off the slopes for the day in the village of Breuil-Cervinia - the picturesque town has plenty to offer, with a range of great restaurants, a lively après ski scene, lots of shops to peruse as well as a natural ice rink, spa and lots more.
Our Ski Technical Director, Jens Mende, comes all the way over from Fernie, BC to head up a pre-season camp in Cervinia to get you prepared for a great winter of skiing. He's one of the most experienced skiers you'll ever come across - a CSIA Level 4 Ski Instructor since '89 and an active CSIA Course Conductor since '86, as well as a CSIA High Performance Coach and CSCF Level 2 Race Coach.
Ski Technical Director
I have been skiing Fernie, BC since 1984 and come over to Cervinia, Italy at the start of every winter to get your season up and running like we, the pros, do. Coaching you with personalised feedback to refine your technique. ironing out any bad habits, and having a fun time along the way, so you have a great season sliding on the snow.
I am a CSIA Level 4 Ski Instructor, Level 2 CSCF, CASI Level 1 Snowboard Instructor and member of the ICF. I have been an active CSIA Course Conductor since 1986 and achieved Level 4 qualification in 1989. I am also a CSIA High Performance Coach.
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