Girl with white and green shirt plays tennis Fish hooked by a fisherman Blonde woman caresses the muzzle of a horse Person climbs a rock wall with safety rope attached to the wall with snap
Alta Badia at high altitudes

During your active holiday,
don't forget to have some rest:

Find out the huts and refuges

Other summer sports: your active vacation is not over yet!

There are still numerous other sports to play in Alta Badia, especially since Mother Nature is completely conducive to sports during summer. Here is a selection of other things to try.

  • Paragliding and hand gliding

    Alta Badia is characterized by optimal wind currents and is a true paradise for hand gliding and paragliding enthusiasts. The Centro Volo Libero Alta Badia (The Free Flight Centre) is the reference point for those wishing to see the landscape from up above. Alex Ploner, champion of three world titles, was actually born right here in Alta Badia, in the commune of San Cassiano.

  • Fishing

    With a daily fishing license in Alta Badia, you can fish in the Gadera River in the waters of the town of Corvara. You can fish from Punt da Bos to the waters of Passo Campolongo and also in the Planac pond. You can get a fishing license at the Information Office of Corvara and Colfosco.

    Instead, in the waters of the town of Badia you can fish from Punt da Bos to Punt da Murin, in the currents that push from San Cassiano to La Villa. You can get a daily fishing license at the Information Office of Badia, La Villa and San Cassiano.

  • Tennis

    Here is a list of some tennis courts in Alta Badia. Practice your favourite sports even during your vacation.

  • Rock climbing and fixed-aid climbs

    Touch the mountain with your hands and get to know the land close-up: this is what Alta Badia offers for rock climbing lovers. We have selected some equipped pathways and fixed-aid climbs.

    TRAIL SUMMIT LEVEL DIFFICULTY ACCESS POINT
    Ferrata Alpina
    Tridentina
    Torre Exner/
    Gruppo del Sella
    medium Get to the parking area (former quarry) just outside of Colfosco by taking the road for Passo Gardena. From the parking area, go up the path where you will shortly reach the fixed-aid climb. You can then walk downhill along the Val Setus.
    Ferrata Piz da Lec Piz da Lec/
    Gruppo del Sella
    medium Leaving from Corvara, take the Boè cable car and the Vallon chairlift to get to Kostner lodge. Otherwise, you may take pathway no. 638 from Passo Campolongo.
    Ferrata Vallon Sasso delle Nove/
    Gruppo del Sella
    medium Leaving from Corvara, take the Boè cable car and the Vallon chairlift to get to Kostner hut. Alternatively, you can take pathway no. 638 from Passo Campolongo.
    Tru Dolomieu
    equipped path
    Cima Cunturines/
    Gruppo Fanis
    easy Take pathway no. 11 from the Capanna Alpina hut to San Cassiano Armentarola by crossing through Plan de Fucia and climbing up to Col de Lòcia until you reach Passo Tadega. Go left along the path towards Vallon di Lavares and towards the Conturines and Lavarella Summits. Go beyond Lake Cunturines until you reach Piz delle Due Forcelle (2,929 m.a.s.l.).
  • Horseback riding

    In Alta Badia it is exceptionally pleasant to go on horseback. It must be the natural landscape that deserves to be seen with calm and tranquillity. Throughout the entire year you can take numerous rides on horseback in the Puez-Odle and Fanes-Senes-Braies Nature Parks. Here for you are some equestrian centres in Alta Badia:

    Also, don't miss the opportunity to take a carriage ride or a trip on a horse-drawn sleigh. Here are the numbers to call:

    Erich: +39 338 173 423 5 (winter & summer)
    Reinhold: +39 339 353 241 0 (winter only)