Cross-country/back country skiing & ski touring, skiing course, ski rental - Telemark of Norway

Accompanied touring, ski rental, tour proposals, guided day and multiday ski tours

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Booking period: 15 Dec - 15 Apr, minimum 2 people, pre-booking required. See also information on our multiday ski touring from hut to hut, preparatory skiing course, please see page 3 for course description and ski rental.

Challenge: * low - **** ambitious

Ski rental und tour proposals

Ski map around Hovin i Telemark, Norway

Different skies for classic cross-country skiing, touring and telemark skiing in the high mountains are available to rent. The map on the right shows you areas with machine made ski-tracks and marked ski routes in fascinating different landscapes between 400 - 1400 m.a.s..
You can also make your own track into nature or ask for a tourguide making the track eco-friendly for easy going for you. Ask also for tour proposals directly from here or around our snow-sure ski area beween Blefjell and Hardangervidda in the wilderness of eastern Telemark.

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Ski school: course

Ski school in Hovin i Telemark; Norway

You have not been skiing (so much) before? Or you want to try skiing in a classical way enjoying nature instead of overcrowded alpine skiing areas and become independent of lifts and fees? Try the nature-friendly alternatives cross-country, touring or telemark skiing which comes originally here from the Telemark of Norway.
During three days will you as a beginner learn all different techniques for skiing up- and downhill in the nature by yourself. Ask for your ski instruction, individually or for your group.

Content of teaching: body balance, warm up, skiing techniques for cross-country, touring and/or telemark skiing, safe mountain touring and avalanches.
Service: 2-3 hrs. instruction per topic per day, afterwards self practice, transports if necessary

Guided ski day tours: back country ski trips together with a snowplough-guide

Day tours by ski around Hovin i Telemark, Norway

You can book day trips from low to ambitious challenge with tour attendance (as a guide and "snowplough") in charming foresty areas or in the high mountains:
Gamle Hovinveg, 500-680 m.a.s., *
Setertour Øvre Fjellstul, 570-970 m.a.s., **
Nordmannslepa Killingskaret, 930-1296 m.a.s., ***
Snowshoe Thompson, 1160-1485 m.a.s., ***
Blefjell-Bletoppen, 720-1342 m.a.s., ****
Service: equipped tourguide, transports and ski rental if needed.

Ski tours on the old trade route "Nordmannsslepe", 2-7 days

Skitouring around Hovin i Telemark, Norway

Join in a high mountain ski tour experience from hut to hut on the Store Nordmannsslepe route on the Hardangervidda! We follow this old track in day legs of 10-20 km, passing different landscapes and enjoy in the evenings our stay in simple, cosy, wood fired mountain huts. All experienced skier who likes to carry their own tour rucksack are welcome! You also can try a refreshment of your skills in skiing the days before!

Service: equipped tourguide, transports if needed, accommodation, provisions, ski rental if needed.

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