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Heimstølhovda Skiing

Cross country skiing at Veståsen

  • Photo: Ål Utvikling

  • Photo: Stig Boholm

Essential info

  • Destination: Ål
  • Season: January-March
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Distance: 5 kilometers (out‑and‑back)
  • Elevation Gain: 70 meters
  • Duration: 1-2.5 hours

About Heimstølhovda

A short trip to Hagastølen for the family. View from Hagastølen toward Torpoåsen, Hemsedalsfjellet, Reineskarvet and Hallingskarvet!

Getting there

Drive RV 7 from Ål to Trillhus. Take off and drive the road to Ridalen. Follow the road to the end. 

Trail description

The trails are a bit hilly but suitable for the whole family. There is a small open cabin during easter for skiers that want to buy coffee and cakes. 


Take a look at skisporet to get the latest updates on the trails.

Where to stay

We would recommend a stay at Hallingdal feriepark if you are considering a cross country holiday at Ål, and a visit to the trails at Veståsen.


Questions or comments? Let us know.

Download trail descriptions, maps, and guides in the Outtt app.

Nearby adventures

Roundtrip at Veståsen


4.6 km · 1.5 – 2.5 hr



4.4 km · 1 – 2 hr

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