Around one hundred kilometres of tracks always perfectly beaten both for the skating and alternate techniques. The runs frequently pass through untouched environments at the foot of majestic mountains where wild animals are often spotted.
Aosta Valley is a favourite destination for fans of ski mountaineering which is practiced for seven months of the year from November to June. Big competitions are often held here.
Walking on fresh snow in uncontaminated and wild places, and enjoying the mountains in winter without particular difficulties.
Ice climbing takes place in plenty of the Valdostane valleys, in particular in Cogne, with over 150 waterfalls.
Dog sledding is a real experience through beautiful landscapes and forest or in spectacular mountain scenery.
In Breuil-Cervinia, Gressoney and other districts, there are skating pistes on natural ice, a fascinating alternative to many sports centres in the local tourist districts.