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Valdres - Ski Area Guide

Valdres, Norway

Ski Resort (700m2,297ft to 1,060m3,478ft). Rated: 3/5 (from 4 ratings)

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.

 Valdres Snow News

The next notable snow forecast for Valdres is 2cm1in, expected on 19 March, with around 3cm1in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Who is Valdres good for?

Ratings for Valdres
Expert Skiers

Valdres Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Valdres
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 1km1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 3 3km2 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 3 5km3 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 2 2km1 miles
Number of runs
Cross Country
Total Length
150km93 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Valdres Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Valdres
Max Vertical360m1,181ft
Highest Lift1,060m3,478ft
Lowest Piste700m2,297ft
Resort Altitude (Valdres)700m2,297ft
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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..

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.

Valdres in brief

Valdres Ski Resort is:
Ok for Expert Skiers.
Good for Intermediate Skiers.
Good for Beginners.
Good for Snowboarding.

Valdres Season Dates

We have no confirmed season dates for Valdres.

NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Valdres.

Map of Valdres

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Valdres Snow Making

Snowmaking :- Valdres is able to augment natural snow, on 7km4 miles of ski runs, with 7 Snow Cannons.

Valdres Ski Lift Capacity

Ski Lift Capacity :- The 4 Ski Lifts of Valdres are able to uplift 3,500 skiers / snowboarders per hour.

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