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Lain Ski Resort Review

Wertu ski expert
May 4, 2024

Lain is a tranquil haven for ski enthusiasts, offering pristine slopes, a serene atmosphere, and a unique blend of traditional charm and modern amenities, making it a perfect destination for those seeking a peaceful and rejuvenating ski experience.

Lain overview

Stats

4.9
/5
Rating
m
Resort height
2865
m
Summit

KM of slopes

110
Beginners
87
Intermediates
110
Experts
225
Total

Best for

Beginners
Intermediates
Experts
Fun
Fun
Fun
Families
Couples
Snowparks

Lain for beginners

Beginners rating -
110
Perfect
Lain is a fantastic choice for beginners, offering a variety of gentle slopes and a dedicated nursery area for those new to the sport. The ski school is well-regarded, providing excellent instruction for novices to quickly gain confidence and improve their skills. The resort also features easy-to-use lifts, ensuring beginners can easily access the slopes and enjoy a stress-free skiing experience.

Lain for intermediates

Intermediates rating -
Intermediates
Perfect
Intermediate skiers will find Lain to be a suitable destination with a good mix of blue and red pistes. The resort is known for its well-groomed slopes and reliable snow conditions, making it a great choice for those looking to improve their skills. The runs from the top of the main chairlift are particularly popular among intermediates, offering a blend of scenic views and varied terrains.

Lain for advanced

Advanced skiers rating -
Experts
Perfect
Advanced skiers will find Lain to be a playground of challenging terrains. The resort is home to the notorious 'Direttissima' run, a steep and demanding black piste that will test even the most seasoned skiers. Additionally, the off-piste opportunities in the surrounding backcountry are a magnet for thrill-seekers, offering steep descents and deep powder after a fresh snowfall.

Lain for snowboarders

Snowboarders rating -
Fun
Perfect
Lain is a snowboarder's delight with its diverse terrain and well-maintained snowparks. The resort offers a variety of slopes, from gentle ones for beginners to challenging ones for seasoned boarders, ensuring a thrilling ride for all. The snowpark, equipped with jumps, rails, and boxes, is a playground for freestylers looking to hone their skills or try out new tricks.

Lain for off-pistes

Off-pistes rating -
Fun
Perfect
The freeriding terrain in Lain is a dream come true for off-piste enthusiasts, with its high-altitude trails and untouched powder. The resort offers a variety of challenging terrains, from steep couloirs to open powder fields, providing an adrenaline rush for the adventurous skier. The resort's unique feature is its natural half-pipes and cliff drops, which offer a thrilling off-piste experience for the experienced skier.

Lain for families

Families rating -
Families
Perfect
Lain is a fantastic choice for families, offering a range of accommodations close to ski lifts and a variety of family-friendly amenities. The resort features a dedicated beginner's area with gentle slopes and a ski school that caters to young learners, ensuring a safe and enjoyable skiing experience for the little ones. Off the slopes, families can enjoy a host of activities such as ice-skating, sledding, and winter hiking, making Lain a versatile destination for families seeking a balanced mix of skiing and winter fun.

Lain apres-ski

Apres-ski rating -
Perfect
Fun
The apr├Ęs-ski scene in Lain is more on the tranquil side, making it an ideal spot for those who prefer a calm, relaxing atmosphere after a day on the slopes. You can unwind in the warm, inviting ambiance of local spots like the Berggasthaus Pizol or the cozy Heidiland. For those seeking a bit more excitement, there's the occasional live music at the rustic Bergrestaurant Furt, offering a delightful blend of relaxation and entertainment.

Lain

food scene

Lain food scene

Lain is a fantastic choice for families, offering a range of accommodations close to ski lifts and a variety of family-friendly amenities. The resort features a dedicated beginner's area with gentle slopes and a ski school that caters to young learners, ensuring a safe and enjoyable skiing experience for the little ones. Off the slopes, families can enjoy a host of activities such as ice-skating, sledding, and winter hiking, making Lain a versatile destination for families seeking a balanced mix of skiing and winter fun.