Valdres - Ski Resort and Snow Summary
Valdres - Norwegian Ski Resort (700m to 1060m)
A wide variety of skiing opportunities on offer, with a reputation for telemark and snow-boarding. Alternatives include ice fishing, overnighting in snow caves, dog sledding, sleigh rides, hang-glinding or parachuting from the local airstrip. The local folk museum has over 15000 artefacts.
Key Facts for Valdres
|2||Black Pistes (1km)|
|3||Red Pistes (3km)|
|3||Blue Pistes (5km)|
|2||Green Pistes (2km)|
|150km||Cross Country Pistes|
The Norwegian ski resort of Valdres has direct access to 10 individual pistes, served by 4 ski lifts.
Snow cover is generally reliable due to the Scandinavian climate..
Snowmaking :- Valdres is able to augment natural snow, on 7km of ski runs, with 7 Snow Cannons.
Ski Lift Capacity :- The 4 Ski Lifts of Valdres are able to uplift 3,500 skiers / snowboarders per hour.
There is an airport within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Valdres are perfectly feasible. Fagernes Airport is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.
Skiing in Valdres
Valdres offers good sking, particularly, for Beginner skiers.
Snowboarding in Valdres
Some of the best snowboarding terrain in Norway.
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