Ormea

Ph. www.ormea.eu - Cantarana cross-country ski centre

Near the village of Ormea, a panoramic location with views over the Italian Riviera and Corse, there are 10 km of cross-country ski trails for any taste and ability. One of the trails is approved by the Italian Federation of Winter Sports (F.I.S.I.). Ormea still keeps its medieval atmosphere, the wonderful frescoes dating back to the XIV century in the parish church of San Martino and the gothic chapel of Madonna delle Ciliegie (the Virgin of cherries).

CANTARANA CROSS-COUNTRY SKI CENTRE - hamlet of Cantarana
Total nr of trails 3 (11 km): 1 very easy trail (2,5 km), 1 easy trail (2,5 km) and 1 difficult trail (5 km).
Info: Ormea Tourist Office ph. +39 0174 392 157 / 391 265  - uff_turistico.ormea@libero.it  -  www.ormea.eu 
Ormea Ski Club  ph. +39 0174 391 265.

SNOWSHOES TRAILS
There are also some interesting snowshoes trails
Info:  Ormea Tourist Office ph. +39 0174 392 57 / 391 265  - uff_turistico.ormea@libero.it  -  www.ormea.eu

OTHER SERVICES FOR SKIERS
Equipment hire
 
At the main building of the cross-country ski centre there is a locker room and one can hire the necessary equipment.