There are great opportunities for cross country skiing at Geilo, click on the picture to see our cross-country map of Geilo and surrounding area! Cross country has a special place in Norwegian culture and history. Cross country is also one of the best sports to discover the beautiful alpine landscape in and around Geilo.The skiis is light and narrow, and fits perfectly in the ski tracks. Want to experience cross country skiing? Join a "try out" cross country course, read more about it here. Fjellski or Nordic skiing is usually slightly wider than the regular cross-country skiis, and has steel edge to ensure stability even outside the ski track. Fjellski also has a little winding to give you better control at the downhill, and you can use a skin underneath, that gives you amazing grip of the slopes!
Fjellski gives you the opportunity to explore the nature outside of the beaten tracks. The evening excursion takes you out to the mountain range and plateau surrounding Geilo or Hardangervidda, the largest peneplain in Europe. The overwhelming nature and atmosphere makes you feel like time has stopped completely. You will learn about the region, how famous explorers used the area to train for polar expedition, explore the frozen lakes and the wildlife. Skis, poles, snacks and drinks is included in this tour, and the guide Jeff that’s also a professional photographer will make sure to take great photos so you can be able to enjoy the experience completely without any disruptions.
Together with Vinternatt, you are able to enjoy the untouched snow, the silence and the feeling of being alone in the woods. Join the experts Hilde and Jørgen on an adventure through the woods in beautiful surroundings! The guides is both outdoor experts, and are eager to share their knowledge and the charm of being in the nature! The trip takes place in easy terrain, and is suitable for those who have some experience with cross-country. Are you ready for a lovely skiing adventure?