Cross country skiing

Welcome to our winter paradise! You will experience an amazing fjord landscape with pristine snow, old mountain farms, deep valleys and forests, accompanied with an incredible fjord view.

Our professional guides with local knowledge will guideg you to our nicest spots and trails. facilitating a unique experience after your wishes.  Contact us if you need help to achieve one of your dreams.

Pris

From 2600,- per guide

Alder

10 year

Sesong

January – April

Varighet

2 – 5 hours

Experience our cross-country trails in an amazing fjord landscape

On our guided cross-country tours, we will take you to the best cross-country trails that our region has to offer, close to nature and into the peaceful winter landscape. You will get to experience the spectacular fjord landscape with peaks, valleys and amazing fjords. Our professional guides will of course share their best tips on technique, as well as local knowledge about the regions culture and history, all to make sure that you will get a unique experience.

The cross-country trails in the Sunnmøre region are often shorter and described as hilly compared to those you find in the eastern regions of Norway. In return, our trails takes you to spectacular mountains and deep valleys. We have cross-country trails in Valldal, Geiranger, Overøye, Strandafjellet, Vaksvikfjellet and Ørskogfjellet. These trails are also less visited compared to others, which add to the authentic and calming experience we hope to share with you.

With great local knowledge and several alternatives for amazing trips during the day or the evening, we will be more than happy to tailor a trip according to your wishes.

Joining a cross-country skiing tour

Cross-country skiing is the national sport in Norway. It is an activity that is suited for most people, but it does require some training and a good balance. On our trips we focus on giving you a good experience, and to teach you the basics in order to have a good cross-country experience.

If you wish to practice specific cross-country skills we will be more than happy to tailor a practice session for you!

We have cross-country ski equipment (skis, shoes and ski poles) for rental for those who do not have their own equipment. Our skis are well balanced and perfect for the beginner.

Welcome to Valldal and your next adventure!

Booking

To give you the best possible experience we mainly offer private tours. This ensures us the ability to customize trips according to the ability levels and expectation of you and the group you travel with. In order to do this, we need some information about your previous experience, physical shape and what your wishes and expectations for the trip are. We will contact you ahead of the trip in order to plan and find the best trip for you.

A traditional cross-country experience – 5 hours

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From kr 3600,- per guide

NEW!

On this trip we aim to give you an experience of Norway’s national sport. We will try one of the cross-country trails, combining the aspect of learning how to ski while enjoying nature and a delicious lunch by the fire alongside the trail.

The trip is centered around the cross-country trails in Valldal, surrounded by spectacular mountains. We will start by the stadium introducing the equipment and learning a few simple techniques. We explore more of the cross-country trails before we stop along the trail, get a fire started and enjoying a nice lunch by the fire.

You do not have to be an athlete but we recommend that you are in ok physical shape. There is no requirement with previous experience with cross-country skiing. If you are unsure whether this trip is for you, please contact us.

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any special requests.
If you live in Geiranger, Stordal/Overøye or closer to Ålesund we will be more than happy to come to a cross-country trail in your area.

  • Length/distance: Adaptable
  • Difficulty level: Medium

Cross-country trip – 2hours

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From 2600,- per guide

NEW!

On this trip we will introduce you the sport of cross-country skiing, combining the aspect of learning how to ski with enjoying nature and getting a good experience while touring.

The trip is centered around the cross-country trails in Valldal, surrounded by spectacular mountains. We will ease into it by at the cross-country stadium where we adapt to the equipment and practice a few simple techniques.This is the perfect opportunity to try Norway’s national sport. You do not need any previous experience and this is a good opportunity if you have never skied before. If are unsure whether this trip is for you or not, please do not hesitate to contact us.

If you live in Geiranger, Stordal/Overøye or closer to Ålesund we will be more than happy to come to a cross-country trail in your area.

  • Length/distance: Short
  • Difficulty level: Easy

What to bring

Waterproof winter clothing, thermal underwear, wool socks, wool sweater or a fleece, gloves/mittens. Water bottle, some snacks, 10-20L backpack and a camera. We also recommend an extra set of wool socks and thermal underwear.

Included

Professional guide with local knowledge.
Skis, shoes and ski poles customized to your needs.
Lunch with local delicacies.