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Narvik Ski Resort Guide

Narvik, Norway

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length11km7 miles
Highest Lift880m2,887ft
Resort Height130m427ft
 Nearest AirportsHarstad/Narvik and Kiruna
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Surrounded on three sides by open sea and with one of the biggest verticals in Scandinavia (increased to 1272m with off-piste) , served by a new gondola, helped to attract a World Cup Downhill in 1991. The ski area at Fagernesfjell, located on the city limits, was originally built to provide recreation for the locals, who today claim to have the best off-piste skiing in northern Europe.


The Norwegian ski resort of Narvik is at an altitude of 130m427ft, with 11km7 miles of marked runs.

Narvik has direct access to 11km7 miles of downhill skiing, with 14 marked pistes, served by a total of 4 ski lifts.

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


Narvik offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.


Narvik offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Narvik.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Narvik?

The next notable snow forecast is 6cm2in, expected on 16 January.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Narvik

Ski Area Stats

Narvik Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
11km7 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
12km7 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Narvik Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift880m2,887ft
Lowest Piste130m427ft
Resort Altitude (Narvik)130m427ft
Max Vertical750m2,461ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Narvik
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Narvik?

This ski resort is in Nordland, Norway.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Narvik is Harstad/Narvik, 60 minutes drive away.

Kiruna airport is also within three hours drive.

Harstad/Narvik is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The four ski lifts are able to uplift 4,118 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 4km2 miles of ski runs, with 5 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Narvik open?

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

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 Narvik, 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.

Visit the Narvik Tourist Office for the latest.

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