The trendiest family activities for this winter

Curious and original experiences to share with your family

Reach a mountain hut aboard a snowcat on a moonlit path. Whizz through the forests on a sledge pulled by Huskies, like true wilderness explorers. Be part of a rescue mission, hide in a snow trench and get rescued by a furry 4-legged friend.

If you love having extraordinary and unique adventures with your children, these are just a taste of all the amazing and unusual activities you can experience this winter in Trentino.  Big adrenaline-fuelled adventures, brought down to their size!

Strider Bike, Alpe Cimbra

An exciting and gripping, yet safe, activity suitable for children aged 3 to 5. We are talking about the famous Strider Bike, a small bicycle with no pedals but skis mounted under its wheels to inspire an afternoon of pure fun on the snow. In Folgaria and Lavarone you will find facilities to hire strider bikes, introductory lessons, a Strider Adventure Park and many other Strider events.

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Snowcat ride with dinner in a mountain hut, Dolomiti Paganella

Reach the mountain hut aboard a snowcat! Ride at night time through snow filled woods, guided only by the beaming moonlight. Older children can reach La Montanara mountain hut with a beautiful 2 hours excursion on the snow, starting from Andalo or Molveno.  Alternatively, there is an easy pick up service, ideal for evocative evening trips, organised by the mountain hut operators, only on reservation.

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Dog Ski Patrol, San Martino di Castrozza

Learn, while playing, the fundamental rules for staying safe in the mountains. How? By spending an enjoyable morning with the dog ski patrol team of Scuola Alpina della Guardia di Finanza. You will practice an avalanche rescue drill with the help of furry friends. Meet the rescue team every Thursday at Colbricon Station in Passo Rolle. The course is open to everyone and free of charge.  

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Woodland Husky experience, Madonna di Campiglio

While sitting comfortably on a sledge, you and your children will be taken on a fantastic ride by experienced instructors; you will enjoy the enchanting scenery and be amazed by the energy and strength of these wonderful dogs. Winter excursions run every day from Piana di Nambino in Madonna di Campiglio.

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Elf Academy

How would you like to be an Elf for a day and help Father Christmas in his important job? The perfect elf apprentice is required to: love animals, have a passion for toys and be not older than 12.  Find out how you can become an Elf!

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