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Hovfjället Ski Resort Guide

Hovfjället, Sweden

Rated: 3/5 (from 5 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift592m1,942ft
Resort Height520m1,706ft
 Nearest AirportsKarlstad and Sälen Trysil
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The Swedish ski resort of Hovfjället is at an altitude of 520m1,706ft.


Hovfjället has direct access to 15 marked pistes, served by a total of 21 ski lifts.

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


Hovfjället offers good sking, particularly, for Beginner skiers.


Hovfjället offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Hovfjället.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Hovfjället?

The next notable snow forecast is 2cm1in, expected on 8 December, with around 2cm1in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Hovfjället

Ski Area Stats

Hovfjället Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Cross Country
Total Length
60km37 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Hovfjället Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift592m1,942ft
Lowest Piste520m1,706ft
Resort Altitude (Hovfjället)520m1,706ft
Max Vertical72m236ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Hovfjället

Location and Map

Where is Hovfjället?

This ski resort is in Torsby, Värmland, Sweden.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Hovfjället is Karlstad, 88 minutes drive away.

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


Ski Lift Capacity

The 21 ski lifts are able to uplift 6,100 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 5 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Hovfjället 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.