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Beitostølen

Beitostølen Ski Resort Guide

Beitostølen, Norway

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length9 miles
Highest Lift3,609ft
Resort Height2,953ft
 Nearest AirportFagernes
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Beitostølen

A resort offering free thinking skiing - barbecues, guided ski tours off piste, a children's playground and ski school. Beitostølen is located in the Jotunheim Region in the centre of Norway and offers a cosy and intimate atmosphere. There are two resorts - the Beitostölen Ski center in the village offers the best slopes for children and beginners. For the challenging slopes go to the Beitostölen Alpine center in Raudalen. Ski shuttle bus several times a day and both resorts on the same lift pass.

Summary

The Norwegian ski resort of Beitostølen is at an altitude of 2,953ft, with 9 miles of marked runs.

Beitostølen has direct access to 9 miles of downhill skiing, with 17 marked pistes, served by a total of 9 ski lifts.

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

Skiing

Beitostølen offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Beitostølen?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Beitostølen.

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Ski Area Stats

Beitostølen Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 2 1 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 5 2 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 3 miles
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 6 2 miles
Downhill
Total Length
9 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
199 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
9

Altitudes

Beitostølen Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift3,609ft
Lowest Trail2,953ft
Resort Altitude (Beitostølen)2,953ft
Max Vertical656ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Beitostølen
Intermediate Skiers
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Beitostølen Overview

A resort offering free thinking skiing - barbecues, guided ski tours off piste, a children's playground and ski school. Beitostølen is located in the Jotunheim Region in the centre of Norway and offers a cosy and intimate atmosphere.

 Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Beitoheisen'.

Snowboarding

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Location and Map

Where is Beitostølen?

This ski resort is in Øystre Slidr, Oppland, Norway.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Beitostølen is Fagernes, 45 minutes drive away.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The nine ski lifts are able to uplift 10,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 2 miles of ski runs, with 2 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Beitostølen 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.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Beitostølen, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Beitostølen Tourist Office for the latest.

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