|Comune di Limone Piemonte|
|Province||Province of Cuneo (CN)|
|• Total||71.3 km2 (27.5 sq mi)|
|Population (Dec. 2004)|
|• Density||22/km2 (57/sq mi)|
|Demonym||Limonaschi o limonesi|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
Limone Piemonte is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Cuneo in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 100 km south of Turin and about 20 km south of Cuneo, on the border with France. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 1,572 and an area of 71.3 km².
The train reached Limone in 1891 and made it to be a "ski-station", after in 1897 the skis arrived in Italy. In 1907 a competition began the official history of ski in Limone. And in 2007 the village celebrated the "Century of skiing".
Limone Piemonte borders the following municipalities: Boves, Briga Alta, Chiusa di Pesio, Entracque, La Brigue (France), Peveragno, Tende (France), Vernante, Robilante, Roccavione, Borgo San Dalmazzo.
Limone Piemone is one of the oldest ski area in Italy. Actually it consists in about 80 kilometres of trails, served by 1 gondola, 10 chairlifts, 3 skilifts and 2 carpets. The resort hosted several edition of the FIS World Cup (Alpine and Snowboard).
- All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
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