Base elevation: 1000m
Highest landing: 3300m
Longest run: 1400vm
Piste km: 60km
Season: Dec. – May
Terrain: Glacier, Alpine, Forest
Group size Heliski: 4 pat.
Group size Freeride: 4 pat.
Milano MXP, Bergamo BGY
In the Lombardy, located at the southern side of Piz Bernina. Val Malenco is known for its excellent opportunities of lovely descents in an unforgettable and unique landscape. The area around Chiesa Val Malenco is divided into heliski sectors. Therefore, we do have the flexibility for descents in all exposures and steepness. Another highlight in Val Malenco is the culinary side with its fine wines and food from the Lombardy.
Ski trips Italy, Val Malenco – You should get to know this region
The areas in the Lombardy, such as the Val Malenco in the south of the Bernina Range, offer ideal possibilities for a heliski weekend. Being just a short journey away from Switzerland, Austria and Germany and with its endless descents, Val Malenco offers a real alternative to Canada. There are possibilities for descents in all exposures, steepness and it contains everything you need for a perfect ski trip in Italy. Delicacies and first-class wines from the Lombardy round off your heliski days in the Val Malenco.
The area around Chiesa Val Malenco is divide into heliski sectors. Thanks to this we do have the flexibility for descents in all expositions and steepnesses. Heli Guides und Guidemonterosa operate together with the community, the ski resort and our helicopter partner Elitellina. We start here to different day trips or multi day events.
Your find more information to the topic –Requirements for heliskiing- here: Requirements for Heli skiing and Heli Boarding
The Val Malenco gets snow from the south and the north, which is a perfect precondition for good snow conditions early in the season. From December to end of March you will often encounter here the desired powder snow. You can ski until beginning of May with ideal conditions of firn.