The 10 Largest Ski Resorts in Norway
More fun, more snow, more choice. The Norwegian ski season typically lasts for six months and usually offers good snow conditions throughout.
These top 10 lists make it easy for you to find holiday recommendations and the most popular places and activities in Norway.
Find detailed information on the main mountain regions in Norway. Galdhøpiggen in Jotunheimen is the tallest mountain at 8,100 feet above sea level.
These 15 attractions in Norway are the most popular among the Norwegians themselves.
Winter is the best time for diving in Norway. Norwegian scuba diving magazine Dykking share their top 10 favorite places to dive.
It's raining. No worries. Don't let bad weather spoil your holiday. There is much you can do indoors in Norway.
Norwegian golf star Suzann Pettersen travels the world but thinks few places compare to Norway. Lofoten, Oslo and Brekkestø are among her favorites.
Find the best spots to snap flamboyant autumn foliage and catch dramatic colors in Oslo.
Marion Fjelde Larsen, curator of the Lofotr Viking Museum, picks five places in Norway well worth a visit to get that Viking feeling.
Find a port for your next boat holiday. These harbors have modern equipment and many offer an insight into Norwegian coastal culture and history.
The magazine Norway.com recommends the following 10 running locations in Norway.
Dag E. Hagen, editor of the Norwegian climbing magazine Klatring, gives you his top ten favourite places to climb.
Norway’s most widely travelled journalist and discerning adventurer, Jens A. Riisnæs, has put together a list of his 25 favourite places in Norway.
The Norwegian travel magazine Reiser & Ferie and the Norwegian Biking Association have ranked Norway’s top ten biking routes.
Author of cycling books Øyvind Wold names 10 of his favorite biking trips in Norway. Some of them are well known, others in undiscovered places.
Geilo is the perfect ski destination for the whole family, with several ski areas and slopes varying from beginner to expert level.
In the book "Ski Guide to Norway" Geilo was one of the best places to go skiing with children in Norway. Here you can see why.
In a wooden house in the childrens area in Geilolia Ski Resort, you find Trollklubben Child Care with daycare for children from 0 - 8 years old.
Visit Geilo and enjoy skiing at one of Norway’s oldest and most comprehensive ski resorts, then relax on the train back.
The cross country trails are color coded by difficulty level. Here are the different options.
Cross-country skiing in Norway is free of charge. Well-groomed tracks are found in large parts of the country. Here are some recommended areas.
Try alpine skiing and snowboarding at Vrådal Panorama Ski Center, or cross-country skiing in the surrounding mountains.
Reach speeds of up to 60 miles per hour on Hardangervidda.
Geilo Ski Patrol is one of the oldest professional rescue teams in Norwegian ski resorts, with more than 30 years of experience
Invented high in the Norwegian mountains, the elegant style of Telemark skiing leaves you thrilled and excited.
Oslo Winter Park and Vierli lead the scene. Hemsedal has good off-piste snowboarding and many parks offer high international standards.
Høvringen is a traditional cross-country skiing area within Rondane national park.
Get the more fun out of your skiing holiday by learning to ski at Norwegian ski schools.
Oppdal Ski Resort is located south of Trondheim in Central Norway, and offers several ski lifts and plenty of pistes spread over four mountains.
Go skiing in the same tracks as Olympic gold medallists Lasse Kjus and Alberto Tomba at Hafjell, or choose another recommended ski resort.
People have been skiing for more than 4,000 years in Norway. In fact, this is where skiing first became a sport.