The Telemark Catalogue 2019

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Experience Telemark’s ski centres: from Vrådal to Lifjell, Haukelifjell, Rauland, Gaustatoppen and – here – Gausta ski centre, you’ll find fun challenges to suit everyone. Erlebe die Skigebiete in Telemark; Von Lifjell bis Vrådal, Haukelifjell, Rauland, Gaustatoppen und hier Gausta.

If you want to try your hand at a new winter activity, there’s plenty to choose from, such as kiting, summit hikes and snowscooter driving. This photo is from Rauland. Neugierig auf neue Winteraktivitäten? Wie hier in Rauland gibt es viele Möglichkeiten wie Kiting, Gipfeltouren und Ausflüge mit dem Schneescooter.

Skating is a popular winter activity, and Telemark offers a number of lakes to choose from in early winter. And don’t miss a trip to the ice stadium at the popular Skien Fritidspark leisure complex with its 12,000 m2 ice rink. You can hire skates here, and there are two lavvos – Sami tents – and a café. Schlittschuhlaufen ist eine beliebte Winteraktivität. Im Freizeitpark in Skien befindet sich ein Eisstadion von über 12.000 m2 welches in den Wintermonaten geöffnet hat.

The home of skiing Telemark is Norway’s largest skiing region and offers everything from child-friendly adventure terrain and slalom slopes to p recipitous mountainsides with one challenge after another. There are numerous well-prepared cross-country routes, picturepostcard scenery, snowboarding facilities, world-class off-piste skiing and state-of-the art alpine skiing facilities for the most discerning downhill skier. As well as skiing, Telemark offers other exciting winter activities including ice climbing, skating, kiting, ice fishing, snow scooter driving and luge. The ski season starts in November and finishes in April. And of course, there is a wide range of cabins, apartments and hotels to suit all wishes, requirements and budgets. Take a break from the hustle and bustle of life – and enjoy an authentic winter adventure in Telemark, where ski sport began! 52