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Norefjell

Norefjell Ski Resort Guide

Norefjell, Norway

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length23km14 miles
Highest Lift1,188m3,898ft
Resort Height185m607ft
 Nearest AirportsOslo and Sälen Trysil
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Norefjell

Location for the Alpine events in the 1952 Oslo Winter Olympics, today Norefjell has Norway's only ski flying slope, with World Championships in this sport staged here regularly.

Summary

The Norwegian ski resort of Norefjell is at an altitude of 185m607ft, with 23km14 miles of marked runs.

Norefjell has direct access to 23km14 miles of downhill skiing, with 19 marked pistes, served by a total of 13 ski lifts.

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

Skiing

Norefjell offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding

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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Norefjell?

The next notable snow forecast is 3cm1in, expected on 7 December.

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Ski Area Stats

Norefjell Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 5 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 6 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 6 
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 6 
Downhill
Total Length
23km14 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
120km75 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
13

Altitudes

Norefjell Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,188m3,898ft
Lowest Piste185m607ft
Resort Altitude (Norefjell)185m607ft
Max Vertical1,003m3,291ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Norefjell
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Norefjell Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Norefjell is 6km4 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Norefjell?

This ski resort is in Os, Hedmark, Norway.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Norefjell is Oslo, 90 minutes drive away.

Sälen Trysil airport is also within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 13 ski lifts are able to uplift 12,700 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 30 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Norefjell 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 Norefjell, 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 Norefjell Tourist Office for the latest.

Norefjell