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Ål Ski Resort Guide

Ål, Norway

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners and Snowfall.
Highest Lift980m
Resort Height490m
 Nearest AirportsFagernes and Oslo
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The Norwegian ski resort of Ål is at an altitude of 490m.


Ål has direct access to 7 marked pistes, served by a total of 6 ski lifts.

Snow cover is generally reliable due to the Scandinavian climate..


Ål offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.


Ål offers some good boarding.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Ål is 3km long and the most difficult run is the 'Svartebergloypa'.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Ål?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Ål.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Ål

Ski Area Stats

Ål Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altitudes & Slopes

Ål Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift980m
Lowest Piste490m
Resort Altitude (Ål)490m

Ski Slope Aspects

N, E

Ål has ski slopes facing north (good for keeping the snow), as well as east.

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Ål
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Ål?

This ski resort is in Norway.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Ål is Fagernes, 67 minutes drive away.

Oslo airport is also within three hours drive.

Fagernes is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The six ski lifts are able to uplift 3,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 8km of ski runs, with 10 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Ål open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

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