Myrkdalen Ski Holidays

Myrkdalen ski resort offers a fantastic snow record. Go skiing in Myrkdalen for family-friendly slopes and a great choice of ski schools.

Myrkdalen Ski Resort Norway

Myrkdalen is the largest ski resort in Western Norway and one of the most snow-sure resorts in Europe, boasting an average snowfall of five metres and an extended ski season stretching from mid-November to the start of May. These great conditions mean that guests are sure to enjoy some sensational skiing.

Ski resorts don’t get more child-friendly than Myrkdalen. The quiet, wide pistes and designated family-friendly ski areas make it a fantastic resort for children of all ages. Every weekend and throughout school holidays Myrkdalen hosts complimentary skiing competitions for children, in which everyone wins a prize.

Myrkdalen Transfer time
  • Bergen

Resort Statistics

Resort Altitude: 450m

Resort Skiing: 1,060m

Total Ski Area: 55km

Lifts: 19

Green Runs: 6km

Blue Runs: 20km

Red Runs: 17km

Black Runs: 12km

Ski Areas in Myrkdalen

Myrkdalen is a new and modern ski resort, with the first lift there opening in 2003. Their pistes are quiet and wide, making them brilliantly suited for children and beginners, while the off-piste is great for experienced skiers or for those wanting to develop their off-piste skills. This resort receives some of the highest snowfall in Europe and, as a result, skiing conditions here are very reliable.

Myrkdalen accommodations

Myrkdalen Ski Accommodation

Skiing in Myrkdalen

Despite Myrkdalen’s focus on catering for beginners and families there’s certainly something for everyone. The ski resort boasts 55km of slopes varying in difficulty. The resort also has great off-piste terrain and the high snowfall means there's plenty of powder to go around, we'd suggest hiring a guide.

On Friday evenings the runs are floodlit and the lifts stay open so you can enjoy some extra hours and a different slope experience.

Snowboarding in Myrkdalen

Similar to skiing, snowboarding in Myrkadalen is best suited to novices and intermediates. The ski school in Myrkadalen offers snowboarding lessons making it the ideal place to improve your skills or pick up the sport for the first time.

Ski Schools in Myrkdalen

With many ski schools and instructors to choose between, there really is something for everybody.

We’ve partnered with SkiBro, New Generation and Oxygène and highly recommend their services. All of our partners offer fantastic lessons for all ability levels.

Click here to book your ski lessons with our recommended suppliers.

If you’re traveling during a peak week be sure to book these well in advance.

Crèches in Myrkdalen

The Myrkdalen Ski School offer a childcare service for children of all ages that aren't skiing. You can book your child in for up to three hours a day between 9:30am and 4pm, giving you the chance to get a good amount of skiing in before or after lunch.

Myrkdalen snow

Myrkdalen Snow


Indoor skydiving, not a traditional ski resort activity, is available near Myrkdalen and anybody above the age of 5 can have a go. This is a great alternative if the weather isn't great. The resort has a good amount of cross-country terrain for those trying something new and the town of Voss is 35 minutes away. Voss has its own ski area as well as a bustling town with shops, a swimming pool and a frozen lake.

Myrkdalen Ski Holidays


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