During the Viking Age and the Middle Ages, Hovden was a centre of iron production. 1911: Hovdehytta opened for accommodation.1968: The Hovden Ski Centre was established.
Today Hovden is the largest ski destination in Southern Norway.
All accommodation and activity providers are located within walking distance of central Hovden (four-kilometer radius)
Hydroelectric power is the municipality's main source of income.
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Located in the county of Aust-Agder, Hovden is the largest ski destination in Southern Norway.
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