The village is located above 2,000 meters which makes it very attractive for skiers who appreciate a good snow cover and prefer to ski on natural snow.
Ski System in SestrièreSestriere is a large ski resort with more than 400 kilometers of pistes stretched across 146 ski slopes. The area is served by more than 90 modern ski lifts.
The area caters well for both skiers and snowboarders and the snow coverage is usually very good. In case of poor weather conditions snowcannons cover more than 120 kilometers of pistes. There is also an excellent snow park with jumps and rails for those who dare.
Sestriere is mainly a ski resort for alpine skiers but there are some cross-country tracks as well, around 10 kilometers.