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Hafjell / Lillehammer

Hafjell / Lillehammer Ski Resort Guide

Hafjell / Lillehammer, Norway

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders and Snowfall.
Total Piste Length33km21 miles
Highest Lift1,030m3,379ft
Resort Height200m656ft
 Nearest AirportsFagernes and Oslo
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Hafjell / Lillehammer

The Norwegian ski resort of Hafjell / Lillehammer is at an altitude of 200m656ft, with 33km21 miles of marked runs.

Summary

Hafjell / Lillehammer has direct access to 33km21 miles of downhill skiing, with 28 marked pistes, served by a total of 12 ski lifts.

Snow cover is generally reliable due to the Scandinavian climate..

Skiing

Hafjell / Lillehammer offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding

Hafjell / Lillehammer is highly rated by Snowboarders and there is a Snow Park in Hafjell / Lillehammer.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Hafjell / Lillehammer?

The next notable snow forecast is 4cm1in, expected on 19 October, with around 11cm4in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Hafjell / Lillehammer Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 3km2 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 3 6km4 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 10km6 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
1114km9 miles
Downhill
Total Length
33km21 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
200km124 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
12

Altitudes

Hafjell / Lillehammer Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,030m3,379ft
Lowest Piste200m656ft
Resort Altitude (Hafjell / Lillehammer)200m656ft
Max Vertical830m2,723ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Hafjell / Lillehammer
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Location and Map

Where is Hafjell / Lillehammer?

This ski resort is in Lillehammer, Oppland, Norway.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Hafjell / Lillehammer is Fagernes, 115 minutes drive away.

Oslo and Sälen Trysil airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 12 ski lifts are able to uplift 13,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 6 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Hafjell / Lillehammer open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

Usual opening is mid November, and usual closing is Mid April.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Hafjell / Lillehammer, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

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