Hemsedal Ski Resort

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Hemsedal - The Scandinavian Alps - is known as one of Scandinavia's largest ski resorts, and has mountains that resembles those further south in Europe. Hemsedal is very snow-secure from November to May, and is a modern ski resort with express chairlifts, snowboard parks and designated areas for children/ beginners. The skiing area stretches from an altitude of 625 to 1920m. Hemsedal offers high quality accommodation, from large, well-equipped chalets to intimate hotels. A wide variety of activities is available, including dog sledding, horse-drawn sleigh rides and snow scooter rental. 130km of prepared cross-country tracks, and 80km of marked mountain trails are available for Nordic skiing.

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Hemsedal Lodging

Best Time for Snow

Total Snowfall

33"
20"
14"
7"
8"
27"
Dec
23"
Jan
13"
Feb
17"
Mar

Terrain Overview

44%
Beginners Runs
28%
Intermediate Runs
18%
Advanced Runs
10%
Expert Runs
50
Runs in Total
3.7 mi
Longest Run
7.5 mi
Night Skiing
13.0 mi
Snow Making

Total Lifts: 20

0
Gondolas & Trams
1
Eight Person Lifts
0
High Speed Sixes
4
High Speed Quads
2
Quad Chairs
0
Triple Chairs
1
Double Chairs
12
Surface Lifts

Elevation

4757'
Summit
2657'
Vertical Drop
2100'
Base

Important Dates

December 10, 20212021/12/10

Projected Opening

May 01, 20222022/05/01

Projected Closing

182

Projected Days Open

159

Days Open Last Year

1962

Years Open

118"

Average Snowfall
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