Activity program for Slaatta - Geilo Ski school

Every week throughout the winter season, Geilo Ski school offers fun and exciting activities. Join for a family snowshoe trip with tobogganing and campfire or try snowboarding for the first time.

Welcome to Geilo and a large varity of activities for the whole family!

THUESDAYS - Cross country taster at 16.00-17.30

Would you like to try Cross country skiing? Now you have the chance.
Join us on a “try out” cross country course. It will give you an introduction to the basic technique in classic style. We ski the tracks down the Ustedalsfjorden (lake) as far as the trails permit.
Ski equipment is included; skis, shoes and poles. Your own shoes and backpack can be stored in the ski stall at Slaatta during the lesson. We recommend warm clothing / exercise clothing, good socks, a hat, a drink and extra gloves. When it gets dark we use headtorches. Meet at Slaatta 30 min before start to pick up equipment.

NOK 390 per person incl. equipment. From 10 years old. NOTE! Week 7 it starts at 16.45
Sign up before 12.00 the same day at the latest (minimum 3 people to start activity)

THUESDAYS - Snowboard taster at 14.00-15.20

Interested in snowboarding but not sure where to start? Get the taste and join our snowboard taster!
This course will get you the first feeling of snowboarding. It will give you an introduction to the basic like stance, balance and control. It takes place on our beginner slope and it’s ideal for adults and children (6+) who have never experienced snowboarding before. The instructor will be able to answer questions you may have about the equipment and technique.

NOK 390 per person incl. snowboard equipment. From 6 years old. NOTE! Week 7 it starts at 16.45
Sign up before 12.00 the same day at the latest (minimum 3 people to start activity)

WEDNESDAYS - Guided Cross country tour with technique tips at 13.00

Do you know how to cross country ski but would like to improve, meet new people and enjoy the amazing scenery with skis on your feet? Every Wednesday in the season you can join our guides on a Cross country ski trip up the mountain along with participants from our 3-day Cross country course. 2,5-3 hours duration.
Our guide will tell you a little about the nature and its surroundings, give you tips on the wonderful trips that Geilo has to offer and what tracks that will suit you best.
We meet at Slaatta, Geilo. We check that the equipment is in order and from Slaatta we take the chair lift or taxi to the start of the trails. After your trip you can choose between coming back with your guide down to Slaatta or continue the trip up the mountain on your own.

NOK 650 per person incl. transport, snacks, hot drink and cross country equipment if needed.
From 12 years old.
Sign up the day before at the latest (minimum 4 people to start activity)

THURSDAYS - Slalom race for children at 14.00

Sign up for an exciting and fun Slalom race, for children between 4–14 years old. Do you want to test your speed? Sign up for the slalom race with friends and siblings!
We run the slalom race on a green slope and all participants get a medal after the race.

NOK 50 per person.
Sign up before 12.00, latest same day.

THURSDAYS - Family snowshoeing and tobogganing at 16.00

Join us on a family snowshoe trip with friends and family. We also bake bread on a stick over the campfire and if it’s dark we use head torches. We will explore the forest around Slaatta and finish off with fun tobogganing.
We adapt the speed and distance in a way that everybody gets a memorable winter experience. You do not need any earlier experience from snowshoeing to join on this tour. 1,5-2 hours duration.
For thousands of years snowshoeing has been a mode of transportation. Snowshoeing today is a fantastic way to experience this Winter Wonderland and you will have plenty of time to enjoy the scenery.

Child 6-17 years NOK 360 // Adult from 18 years NOK 460 // Family (2-3 children + 2 adults) NOK 1500
Sign up before 10.00 the same day at the latest (minimum 2 people to start activity)

FRIDAYS - Ski Adventure at 09.30-11.20

Join our instructors for a fun and exciting Ski Adventure! For children 5-14 years old who can ski green/blue slopes and take the lifts by themselves. We explore the ski area through fun ski games and we find the best places to ski. You get the chance to meet the lift operators and visit the ski patrol.
We also take a well-deserved bun and hot chocolate break at SlaattaStugu.

This activity is also a great additional day for those who have been participated in the week’s group ski school and who like a 5th day of exciting skiing and maybe some extra quiet time for mum and dad.

NOK 320 per person.
Sign up the day before at the latest (minimum 4 people to start activity)
Please let us know if your child has any food allergies when booking this activity.

SATURDAYS - Guided Cross country trip at 11.30

Join us on a Cross country day trip where we enjoy the well-groomed tracks and views towards the stunning Hallingskarvet national park. 4,5-5 hours duration.
This trip is suitable for those who are intermediate cross country skiers who ski with confidence, balance and rhythm. Our guide will tell you a little about the nature, give you tips on wonderful trips that Geilo has to offer and what tracks that will suit you the best. Along the way we stop for some lunch and a hot drink.
We meet at Slaatta, Geilo. Here we check that the equipment is in order and from Slaatta we take the chair lift or taxi to the starting point of the tour.

Around Geilo we have over 200 km of groomed cross country tracks and we think it is a must to try these out when visiting the area. Pack your backpack and join us on a memorable day trip!

NOK 995 per person incl. transport, snacks, hot drink and cross country equipment if needed.
From 14 years old.
Sign up the day before at the latest (minimum 4 people to start acticity)

SATURDAYS - Ski Adventure 13.30-15.20

Join our instructors for a fun and exciting Ski Adventure! For children 5-14 years old who can ski green/blue slopes and take the lifts by themselves. We explore the ski area through fun ski games and we find the best places to ski. You get the chance to meet the lift operators and visit the ski patrol.
We also take a well-deserved bun and hot chocolate break at SlaattaStugu.

This activity is also a great additional day for those who have been participated in the week’s group ski school and who like a 5th or 6th day of exciting skiing and maybe some extra quiet time for mum and dad.

NOK 320 per person.
Sign up the day before at the latest (minimum 4 people to start activity)
Please let us know if your child has any food allergies when booking this activity.

EVERY DAY
Private snowshoe trip incl. equipment from NOK 550 per person
Send request to booking@geiloskiskole.no

Snowshoe rental from NOK 200 per day
Toboggan rental from NOK 50 per day
Snowracer rental from NOK NOK 70 per day
(For safety reasons it’s not allowed to use toboggans and snowracers on the ski slopes – ask in reception where to go)

Remember, there is a limit of participants for each activity.

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