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Skjolden is known as “The Gateway to the National Parks”. It’s situated at the foot of Jotunheimen, Jostedalen and Breheimen National Park. Skjolden Resort consists of 45 units and 278 beds in total. Choose between large cabins with 10 beds, sauna & jacuzzi or medium-large apartments with 5-9 beds.
Skjolden resort is the perfect basecamp for your next alpine adventure! It doesn’t matter if you prefer alpine ski touring, powder skiing or cross country skiing. Skjolden can offer you a 5-star experience in every shape or form of skiing. Both Sogn Skisenter, and Sogndal skisenter are considered one of Northern Europe’s best powder skiing areas because of the huge amounts of natural snow it gets every winter.
If you prefer alpine ski touring, Northern Europe’s tallest peaks are located in the national parks of Jotunheimen and Breheimen. Here you will find everything from light family daytrips, like walking towards Hurrungane to the 5 day, 77 km. Jotunheimen Haute Route, that climbs 7208 vertical meters, and crosses eight glaciers and seven 2000 meter Summits! You can also drive north and reach Josterdalen national park, with Europe’s largest glacier!
Turtagrø and Sognefjellet can offer Cross Country skiing like no other place on earth, and Sognefjellet Sommerskisenter attracts the worlds biggest cross country stars every year, with it’s summer ski offerings that last throughout july.
Skjolden is a small village at the very end of the world's longest and deepest fjord, Sognefjorden. It's uniquely located in the very heart of the most famous Norwegian national parks. Jotunheimen, Josterdalen and Breheimen.
TRAVEL TO SKJOLDEN
Skjolden is located at the very end of the world’s longest and deepest fjord, Sognefjorden.
From Oslo, Bergen, Trondheim and Oslo International Airport, it’s about a 5 hour drive by car on spectacular roads.