This is a week-long cross-country skiing in the Trollheimen mountain area. This trip mainly follows groomed trails, but can be adjusted according to the group, type of equipment (metal edge skis or not) and conditions. This trip includes 3 nights in hotels, 2 nights in cabins and 1 night in a guesthouse/farm. This trip is suitable for all those in normal good health, moderate fitness, and some cross-country ski experience.
Day 1: Oppdal
Meet up in Oppdal, (or pick up in Trondheim). Train from Trondheim to Oppdal approx 2 hours, train from Oslo to Oppdal, approx 5 hours. Accommodation and dinner at Skifer Hotel. Meet the guide, and go through the plan of the week. Including the most recent weather forecast and snow report.
Day 2: Oppdal
After a great breakfast at the hotel, we will start with our first day of skiing in the trails nearby Oppdal, at the entrance of Trollheimen. Oppdal has about 100 km of groomed trails and endless possibilities for Nordic Skiing. Shower and dinner at Skifer Hotel
Day 3: Gjevilvasshytta
After another great breakfast, we pack our bags and get ready to ski from Oppdal to Gjevilvasshytta. Approx 15 km (groomed trails) Arriving the cabin, we will prepare dinner and have the evening to relax at the cabin. Maybe we can see the Northern light as well! Gjevilvasshytta– cabin in the heart of Trollheimen.
Day 4: Vassendsetra
After a great breakfast at the cabin, as the guides have prepared, we will pack our bags and ski to our next cabin: Vassendsetra. This part will be mostly without groomed trails. (approx 15-20 km, not groomed trails, most challenging day of the tour) Dinner and accommodation at this self-served cabin. Vassendsetra– cabin by the lake of Gjevilvatnet
Day 5: Bortistu
Great breakfast at Vassendsetra, before we start our days' tour to Storlidalen, and Bortistu. Today it will be an easier day in groomed trails. This final night is at a guesthouse, with showers available as well! For those who prefer to take an additional tour after arriving Bortistu, they can continue in the groomed trails to Tovatna, and back again in time for dinner! (approx 15 km – groomed trails) Bortistu
Day 6: Bortistu
Today we take a longer ski touring day in the Storlidalen valley before we drive back to Oppdal. Dinner and accommodation in Oppdal, Skifer Hotel
Day 7: Oppdal and departure
After breakfast, we check out and prepare for departure. Transfer to departure city by train, or we can arrange transport to the airport in Trondheim