Myrkdalen ski resort is a beautiful ski resort in west Norway that is both family friendly and an incredible hidden gem for off-piste skiing.
Incredible all-round skiing in Myrkdalen
Just 2 hours from Bergen, this picturesque alpine ski resort near Voss is a snow-sure skiing haven for skiers of all abilities and is especially ideal for families with mixed skiing abilities. We can book lessons for you in the fantastic ski school and the large beginners’ area is perfect for new skiers. skiNorway’s exclusive ski schools will also be available in Myrkdalen with our passionate English-speaking instructors on hand.
“Myrkdalen ski resort is ideal if you’re an experienced skier looking to introduce your family to this fantastic sport.”
Off-piste skiing in Myrkdalen resort
Myrkdalen ski resort has a fabulous selection of well-groomed slopes spread across the stunning alpine fells of west Norway. But with an annual snowfall of more than 5 meters, Myrkdalen ski resort is also a ski-touring and off-piste skier and snowboarder’s dream, with easy to access off-piste and experienced guides available. We think this makes Myrkdalen ski resort an ideal destination for mixed ability groups, or if you’re an experienced skier looking to introduce your family to this fantastic sport.
“Myrkdalen ski resort has an annual snowfall of more than 5 meters.”
Your holiday in Myrkdalen
The ski-in/ski-out hotel at the foot of the slopes offers fabulous, flexible accommodation that is great for families, groups and couples. There is a fun selection of activities to enjoy on and off the slopes, like the unique wind tunnel experience. A good choice of restaurants and cafes provide a warm and cosy place to rest and refresh at the base of the slopes.
The right slopes for me?
Excellent: With the largest beginner area in west Norway, a fantastic ski school and our funSki academy available, Myrkdalen is a great place to learn to ski.
Excellent: Myrkdalen has an excellent selection of blue and red slopes spread across the ski area, ideal for intermediate and improving skiers. The ski school can also offer instruction for all abilities if you’d like to improve and refine your technique.
Good: There is a good starting selection of advanced black runs available in Myrkdalen but this resort really comes into its own for advanced skiers when you head off-piste. There is a dedicated training area for avalanche transceivers.
Good: There are 28km of groomed cross-country trails around Mykdalen, including routes up through the fells. There is also a floodlit arena for evening skiing. Unmarked trails are available for experienced cross-country skiers.
Good: There are 2 dedicated snowparks and a separate terrain area for snowboarders as well as a fun selection of off-piste. The 2 chair lifts in Myrkdalen give comfortable access to most of the mountain.
Activities & Après
- Wind tunnel ‘sky diving’ experience
- Kid’s ski competitions organised by the resort
Après & eating out
There are a selection of restaurants and cafes in Myrkdalen resort offering a good selection of food, from casual lunch menus to evening a la carte options. The resort offers a chilled atmosphere and après ski is generally a relaxed, family affair.