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Hovden Ski Resort

Hovden Resort Guide

Hovden, Norway

Rated: 2/5 (from 6 ratings)

Hovden Ski Area Highlights
Total Piste Length1km1 miles
Highest Lift1,250m4,101ft
Resort Height800m2,625ft
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Hovden at a glance

Hovden has the largest artificial snow making facility in southern Norway and with fifty per-cent of the area floodlit, it is a good choice in mid-winter. The swimming complex has warm indoor and outdoor pools, chutes, waterfall and river course.

 When will it snow in Hovden?

The next notable snow forecast for Hovden is 3cm1in, expected on 27 February, with around 24cm9in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Hovden Facts, Stats and Ratings

Hovden Rated

Ratings for Hovden
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

How High is Hovden?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Hovden
Highest Lift1,250m4,101ft
Lowest Piste800m2,625ft
Resort Altitude (Hovden)800m2,625ft
Max Vertical450m1,476ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Hovden Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Hovden
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 3 1km1 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
1km1 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
120km75 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
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Hovden Summary

The Norwegian Ski Resort of Hovden has direct access to 1km1 miles of downhill skiing, with 11 marked pistes, served by a total of 6 ski lifts.

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

On the Mountain

Skiing in Hovden

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding in Hovden

Bukkerittet (the Buckride) - the Hovden terrain park - has one of Norway's widest selections of rails and boxes. Adding some jumps, wavepipe, some excellent windlips and forest pistes, a skating hall and lots of young people, you get a good idea of snowboarding at Hovden!

When is Hovden open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Hovden.


NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Hovden.

Snow Making

Hovden is able to make snow, on 3km2 miles of ski runs, with 6 snow cannons.

Ski Lift Capacity

The six ski lifts of Hovden are able to uplift 10,200 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Where is Hovden?

Hovden is in Bykle, Aust-Agder, Norway.


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