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Säfsen Ski Resort Guide

Säfsen, Sweden

Rated: 2/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners.
Total Piste Length11km
Highest Lift472m
Resort Height470m
 Nearest AirportsKarlstad and Sälen Trysil
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The Swedish ski resort of Säfsen is at an altitude of 470m, with 11km of marked runs.


Säfsen has direct access to 11km of downhill skiing, with 14 marked pistes, served by a total of 6 ski lifts.

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


Säfsen offers good sking, particularly, for Beginner skiers.


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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Säfsen?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Säfsen Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Number of runs
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Säfsen Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift472m
Resort Altitude (Säfsen)470m
Lowest Piste290m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Säfsen

Location and Map

Where is Säfsen?

This ski resort is in Ludvika, Dalarna, Sweden.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Säfsen is Karlstad, 110 minutes drive away.

Sälen Trysil airport is also within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

There are six ski lifts.

Season Dates

When is Säfsen 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 Säfsen, 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 Säfsen Tourist Office for the latest.