Nonshøa in Skaret Skiing

An easy ski touring option

  • Photo: Margrete Vognild

  • Photo: Torstein Taagvold

Essential Info

  • Destination Oppdal
  • Season November–April
  • Difficulty Easy
  • Distance 4.3 kilometers
  • Elevation 330 meters
  • Duration 1–2.5 hours

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About Nonshøa in Skaret

An easy ski touring options with views of Trollheimen. This adventure is easily accessible from Oppdal and gives you some great slopes to play with. 

Getting There

This adventure starts at the parking lot at Skardalen. Take the westbound road 70 from Oppdal and then after about 7 km go right after Vognildsbua. Follow this road for about 13 km until you get to the parking lot on you left hand side. 

Trail Description

From the parking lot, follow the cross-country skiing track going south along the road. The track goes slightly uphill until you reach the top where you will get views of Skarvatnet lake. From there follow the hill up to Nonshøa.

Going down again you will get the best conditions if you ski down towards Skarvatnet lake. But if you choose this route be prepared to follow the cross-country skiing track up again towards the parking lot. 


Make sure you evaluate the snow conditions and be aware of snow avalanches. This slope is not very prone to avalanches, but some areas might have a lot of snow due to the wind conditions. 

Where to Stay

Your easiest option is to stay in Oppdal. Oppdal is a ski destination so you will find lots of options for hotels, cabins and even Airbnb's

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