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Fun for the whole family at Voss Resort, Norway - Photo: Fjord Norway
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Fun for the whole family at Voss Resort, Norway Photo: Fjord Norway

Winter in Voss

One ski destination, two ski centers, and a long skiing tradition - Voss, the winter capital in Fjord Norway, offers much skiing fun.

Alpine skiing and snowboarding

With long skiing traditions and two ski centresVoss Resort and Myrkdalen, Voss has become one of the most established ski destinations in Norway – popular among families as well as skiing enthusiasts. It is not without reason that World Cup events are frequently held here.

Voss is one of the most reliably snowy ski destinations in Norway. Altogether 50 kilometers of well-prepared slopes await, offering varying terrain ranging from forest runs to high alpine slopes with breathtaking views.

The two ski centres in Voss cater for all ages and abilities, from small children and families to expert skiers.

Voss Resort is situated in Bavallen, only five kilometres from Voss centre. A ski bus service operates between Voss and Bavallen daily. Piste map (PDF 9 MB).

Myrkdalen is situated 25 kilometres from the centre of Voss. A ski bus service operates at weekends and during the holidays. Piste map (PDF, 5.4 MB).

For the children

At Voss Resort you will find three different skiing areas for children of different skiing abilities. Two of the areas, Badnakrokjen and Grebbesbakken, are free. During weekends and holidays, ski races and other special children’s activities are arranged at Badnakrokjen, with an activity leader on hand.

Voss Fjellandsby Myrkdalen offers activities for children at weekends, during the holidays and on request. Ski races for children aged three to 12 can be arranged, as well as activities without skis such as sledding, tug of war, face painting and music games. There is a large children's area and slopes specially designed for the little ones, with their own lift and moving carpet.

Ski passes

In Voss you buy your ski passes at the ski centers, Voss Resort or Voss Fjellandsby Myrkdalen, depending on where you want to ski. If you have a key card you can book online or you can get your ski pass on arrival. 

Ski pass prices for Voss Resort

Fjord Tours package deal includes transport to and from Bergen and ski pass to Voss Resort or Myrkdalen. Price: 570 NOK per adult. Please note that there are different prices for children, youth and students. For more information and booking, please visit FjordTours.com.

Ski hire

Both Voss Resort an Myrkdalen have ski rentals. They offer boots, skis, poles and snowboard for both youth and adults.

Ski school

The two ski resorts also have their own ski schools - Voss Resort Ski School and Myrkdalen Ski School.

The ski schools can offer instruction for people of all ages, in both English and Norwegian. They have a wide range of skiing activities, including alpine, Telemark, snowboard, cross-country skiing and more.

Guided off-piste tours can be organised at both ski centres. For booking, please contact:

Guided skiing tours at Voss Resort – on alpine skis or cross-country skis. For booking, please email skishop@vossresort.no or phone: +47 47 00 47 00.

Sit-ski courses suitable for wheelchair users are offered at Myrkdalen. For booking, please email jill.garen@myrkdalen.no or phone: +47 95 99 35 35.

Cross-country skiing

If you want to go cross-country skiing in Voss, you can enjoy groomed cross-country tracks several places. In addition to the two ski resorts (Voss Resort and Myrkdalen), you can go to Voss Ski & Tursenter. Voss Ski & Tursenter hosted the national championship for cross-country skiing in 2012.

See an overview of some of the trails in Voss.

See skiing video from Myrkdalen in Voss:

Winter without skis

There is plenty to do in Voss beside skiing. Other winter activities include:

Please note that some of the activities are available for larger groups, but that they may be organised for individuals/smaller groups on request. Some of the activities need to be pre-booked. 

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Last updated:  2014-09-18
Skiing at Voss Fjellandsby Myrkdalen, Norway - Photo: Erik Østlie
Skiing at Voss Fjellandsby Myrkdalen, Norway
Voss Fjellandsby Myrkdalen, Norway - Photo: Per Berge/Voss Fjellandsby
Voss Fjellandsby Myrkdalen, Norway
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Fun for the whole family at Voss Resort, Norway - Photo: Fjord Norway

Winter in Voss

One ski destination, two ski centers, and a long skiing tradition - Voss, the winter capital in Fjord Norway, offers much skiing fun.

Winter in Voss

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About Voss

Tourist Information in Voss

Voss Tourist Information can help you plan your stay and assist with enquiries, including booking accommodation and activities, once you are in Voss.

Key facts about Voss

Voss is centrally located in Southwestern Norway. The town has nearly 14,000 inhabitants and serves as a regional centre.

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