Myrkdalen is the largest ski resort in Western Norway and one of the most snow-sure resorts in Europe, boasting an average snow fall of five metres and an extended ski season stretching from mid-November to the end 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.
Despite Myrkdalen’s focus on catering for beginners and families there’s certainly something for everyone. The resort boasts 22 slopes varying in difficulty from four beginner greens to three advanced black runs, particularly suited to experienced skiers looking for a challenge. The resort also has great off-piste terrain, ski cross slopes and terrain parks.
Off the slopes, there are some amazing après activities including sleigh rides and indoor skydiving at the local wind tunnel. Myrkdalen is certainly a hidden gem. This resort is perfect for groups of family and friends looking to experience quite how amazing skiing in Norway is, in a comfortable family orientated environment.