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Madesimo Ski Resort Guide

Ski Italy

Madesimo Ski Resort Guide

Madesimo Ski Resort Guide

winter 2011, Madesimo photo


Photo credit: Jacek Stanczak

off piste, Madesimo photo


Photo credit: Jacek stanczak

Ski Fun - Madesimo photo


Photo credit: Phil Hawkins

Slope Stats

  • 2948m

  • 1398m

  • 1550m

  • Acres of ski:-
  • Pistes:32
  • Snowmaking:60%
  • Halfpipes:4
  • Terrain Parks:1
  • X-Country:10 km
  • beginner35%
  • intermediate50%
  • advanced15%

Madesimo in Italy (in the Lombardia region) is a large resort with 12 lifts (9 chair lifts) that offers skiers an incredible 1398 metres (4587 feet) of vertical descent. Madesimo has 32 pistes with a total length of 55 kilometers (34 miles). Madesimo is best suited to intermediate skiers and snowboarders but there is some terrain for beginners and advanced skiers. There are 10 kilometers (6 miles) of cross country ski trails at Madesimo. For snowboarders, there is a terrain park and 4 half pipes. Over half of the pistes at Madesimo are covered by snowmaking. The nearest airport is at Milan / Milano and the nearest train station to Madesimo is at Chiavenna. There is accommodation located close to the pistes but we would welcome additional information about any hotels or chalets in Madesimo.


  • Nearest Airport:Milan / Milano
  • Nearest Train Station:Chiavenna
  • Tourist Office Phone:+39034353015
  • Tourist Office
  • Slopeside accommodation:yes
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  • Season opens:16 Nov 2019
  • Season closes:13 Apr 2020
  • Lifts:12 (9 chair lifts)
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Information supplied 21 Oct 2009

Latest Snow Reportview full snow report

  • Issued:19 Jan
  • Last Snowfall:18 January 2020
  • Snow Depth (upper):
  • Snow Depth (lower):
  • Piste:Packed powder or groomed snow
  • Off-piste:-

Today’s Weather (2249 m)view full snow forecast

snow showers
15 NNE15
-10 °CF-Level
snow showers
15 NNE15
-11 °CF-Level
snow showers
5 NNE5
-11 °CF-Level

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Visitor Reviews of Madesimo

Jason Ford from United Kingdom writes:

Beautiful setting but usual Italian chaos. Slopes not groomed much, no ski patrol and crazy skiers cutting you up. Closed signs on runs that were open and they even closed the lifts early so my son ended up getting stuck on the top of the mountain with no way back to sky train.

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