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Cross country skiing in Valdres

Good snow conditions and thousands of kilometers of prepared tracks in beautiful and varied landscape, makes Valdres an eldorado for the cross country skier. 

The plateau between Syndin, Vaset and Tisleidalen offers a numerous of well groomed cross country tracks at about 1000 meters above sea level. This three stage guide will take you from Vang in the north, to Tisleidalen in the south with multiple options for accommodation, food and drinks to choose from.

Starting with a view to the snow capped mountain peaks in Jotunheimen to the north, an easy climb up to the plateau awaits before the landscape opens up, and flattens out for rest of the route.

The guide is suggests starting at Vang and ending up at Tisleidalen, but the route can easily be reversed.

Be sure to check out skisporet.no or loyper.net for updated track prepping status.

Download this guide, including all hiking trails and maps, in the Outtt app.

Haugastøl to Syndinstøga

Vang

Cross-Country Skiing
Easy
13.3 km · 1.5 – 2.5 hr

Syndinstøga to Vaset

Vaset

Cross-Country Skiing
Easy
26.4 km · 2.5 – 3.5 hr

Vaset to Tisleidalen

 

Cross-Country Skiing
Easy
22.6 km · 2 – 3 hr

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