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Cross-Country Skiing Area Sognefjellet in Oppland: Position on map

Cross-Country Skiing Sognefjellet

Skjolden

Trail Map Sognefjellet

The Cross-Country Area

The cross-country area on Sognefjellet is located 1,400m/4,593ft above sea level. It is the only resort in Norway where cross-country training on natural snow is possible even in summer. Hence, it is very popular among the Norwegian cross-country elite. To ensure perfect winter-like conditions, the tracks are salted.

The summer ski centre's cross-country season lasts from May to August. According to snow conditions, between 5km/3.1mi and 15km/9.3mi of tracks are available. Especially towards the end of the season, fewer trails might be available.

The tracks are open from 8:00 to 14:30, and from 15:30 to 19:00. The break in between is used to groom the tracks.

Interesting facts

  • Sognefjellet features 3 sunny days on average per season. The average for all cross-Country Skiing Areas in Norway is 19 sunny days. May is the sunniest month with an average of 1 sunny days.

Videos

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Sognefjellet Sommerskisenter 02.06.2018
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Austria XC Team Sognefjell 2013
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Sognefjell

Getting Here

Sognefjellet is located approximately 300km/186mi north-east of Bergen. From Lillehammer, follow E6 to Otta, then follow Rv15 to Fossbergom. From there, Sognefjell Road leads to the summer ski centre.

Contact

Sognefjellet Sommerskisenter AS
6876
Skjolden
E-Mail
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Phone+47 91 53 41 80

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Weather (ft)

Facts

SeasonMay - August
Opening DayMay 18, 2019
Closing DayAug 18, 2019
Skating 4.97 miles
Classic 4.97 miles
Lighted trails N/A