Varingskollen is located in Hakadal, only 30 minutes from Oslo. Varingskollen offers 6 slopes and floodlit night skiing until 22:00 hours each night Monday to Friday and excellent snow conditions from December to April each year.
Distance: Distance from airport: 120kms
Children and beginners at Varingskollen
Hakkebakken (blue) and the designated children's run (green) with SunKid magic carpet.
Over 2,600km of well prepared and marked cross-country ski trails run deep into the Oslo forest (Nordmarka). 124km of these trails are floodlit until 23:00 hours each day, adding a feeling of romance and adventure that can only be described as a unique and wonderful experience. Winter cabins deep in the forest serve hot chocolate and freshly baked pastries, adding to a truly Norwegian X-country ski activity.
Forest trails: 2600 km
Illuminated trails: 124 km
Activities in the area:
Horse-drawn sleigh rides, Snow shoe tours, Guided ski tour (day & evening), Holmenkollen ski jump, Norwegian Ski Museum, Norwegian Folk Museum, Viking Ship Museum, Vigelands Park. Test the nightlife in Oslo, the excellent restaurants, the nightclubs and the music-scene, which is among the best in Europe.