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Hovfjället

Hovfjället Ski Resort Guide

Hovfjället, Sweden

Rated: 3/5 (from 5 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift592m
Resort Height520m
 Nearest AirportsKarlstad and Sälen Trysil
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Hovfjället

Hovjallet ski centre has continually developed for over 30 years. The World Champion cross-country skier Gunde Svan was educated at the ski-gym in nearby Torsby.

Summary

The Swedish ski resort of Hovfjället is at an altitude of 520m.

Hovfjället has direct access to 15 marked pistes, served by a total of 21 ski lifts.

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

Skiing

Hovfjället offers good sking, particularly, for Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding

Hovfjället offers some good boarding and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Hovfjället.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Hovfjället?

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

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Ski Area Stats

Hovfjället Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 3 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 4 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 5 
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 3 
Cross Country
Total Length
60km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
21

Altitudes

Hovfjället Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift592m
Lowest Piste520m
Resort Altitude (Hovfjället)520m
Max Vertical72m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Hovfjället
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

Location and Map

Where is Hovfjället?

This ski resort is in Torsby, Värmland, Sweden.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Hovfjället is Karlstad, 88 minutes drive away.

Sälen Trysil and Oslo airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 21 ski lifts are able to uplift 6,100 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 5 snow cannons.

Season Dates

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

Hovfjället