Sälen - Ski Area Guide

Sälen, Sweden

- 145km of Piste (800m to 800m)

Sweden's largest resort (in terms of number of lifts and runs in one area under one name) has almost as many tourist beds and uplift as all the others put together. There are seven separate ski areas making up the total, located next to one another on successuive hills or feels above the valley floor, and anything can be arranged by the tourist office!

 Sälen Snow News

The next notable snow forecast for Sälen is 3cm, expected on 25 April, with around 11cm forecast over the next 7 days..

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Who is Sälen good for?

Sälen Ski Facts
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Sälen Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Sälen
31Black Pistes
31Red Pistes
31Blue Pistes
13Green Pistes
145kmDownhill Pistes
200kmCross Country Pistes
100Ski Lifts

Sälen Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Sälen
800mHighest Lift
800mLowest Piste
350mResort Altitude (Sälen)


The Sälen Ski Area includes 2 Swedish Ski Resorts with a combined total of 145km of downhill skiing, with 86 individual pistes, served by 100 ski lifts. The appropriate Lift Pass allows you to ski or snowboard in either of the ski areas of Kläppen and Lindvallen.

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

Skiing in Sälen

All levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert, are well-catered for in Sälen.

Snowboarding in Sälen

Sälen is highly rated by Snowboarders and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Kläppen, Lindvallen and Sälen.

Sälen in brief

Sälen Ski Area is:
Ok for Expert Skiers.
Ok for Intermediate Skiers.
Very good for Beginners.
Very good for Snowboarding.

Sälen Season Dates

We have no confirmed season dates for Sälen.

Usual opening - Mid Dec Precise start and end of season dates depend on snow cover.

Usual closing - Late April Precise start and end of season dates depend on snow cover.

NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Sälen.

Map of Sälen

Full Page Map of Sälen

Sälen Snow Making

Snowmaking :- Sälen is able to augment natural snow, on 75km of ski runs, with 80 Snow Cannons.

Sälen Ski Lift Capacity

Ski Lift Capacity :- The 100 Ski Lifts of Sälen are able to uplift 102,000 skiers / snowboarders per hour.

See More from Sälen and Ski Resorts in Sweden

from SKr.795

 Ski Hotels


1nt RO, per night Room only


from €350

 Ski Chalets


7nts SC, per week Accom. only

Find a Hotel in Sälen

Sälen Hotels

Sälen Ski Resorts

Ski Areas within Sälen.

Ski Resorts near Sälen

Other popular Ski Areas near Sälen.

Sälen Snow Forecast

Sälen Snow Forecast
Snow Forecast for Sälen

Ski Resorts by Country

Which countries can you Ski or Board in?

  • Austria
  • France
  • Italy
  • Switzerland

Sälen Information

Common questions about Sälen.

Where can I stay?

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What's the Snow and Weather like?

 Ask about Sälen

Ask about skiing and snowboarding in Sälen in our Sweden Ski Forum.

Skiing at Sälen

For more information contact Sälen Tourist Office.

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Note :- The information on J2Ski concerning Sälen, where not clearly factual, is opinion only and is neither definitive or exhaustive.
Warning :- Snow Sports are Dangerous! Skiing, snowboarding and all winter sports involve risk of serious injury or death. You MUST confirm all information, especially snow and weather conditions, in Sälen before you ski or board. You participate at your own risk.

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