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Gautefall

Gautefall Ski Resort Guide

Gautefall, Norway

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length8km
Highest Lift700m
Resort Height500m
 Nearest AirportKjevik
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Gautefall

Telemark's largest alpine ski centre and the closest full scale ski area to the Oslo fjord. Gautefall is located halfway between the Bø Sommarland water park and the Dyreparken amusement park in Kristiansand.

Summary

The Norwegian ski resort of Gautefall is at an altitude of 500m, with 8km of marked runs.

Gautefall has direct access to 8km of downhill skiing, with 10 marked pistes, served by a total of 6 ski lifts.

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

Skiing

Gautefall offers good sking, particularly, for Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding

Gautefall offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Gautefall.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Gautefall?

The next notable snow forecast is 5cm, expected on 19 January, with around 65cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Gautefall Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 2 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 2 
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 3 
Downhill
Total Length
8km
Cross Country
Total Length
105km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
6

Altitudes

Gautefall Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift700m
Lowest Piste500m
Resort Altitude (Gautefall)500m
Max Vertical200m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Gautefall
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Location and Map

Where is Gautefall?

This ski resort is in Drangedal, Telemark, Norway.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Gautefall is Kjevik, 119 minutes drive away.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The six ski lifts are able to uplift 6,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Gautefall 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.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Gautefall, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Gautefall Tourist Office for the latest.

Gautefall