Welcome to Geilo - One of Norway`s biggest family-friendly ski resorts with proud ski traditions!

Winter is magical in Geilo, with a spectacular scenery and wonderful winter atmosphere. Geilo is a classic ski destination with proud ski traditions. There is no doubt that Geilo is one of Norway’s best ski resorts, with a unique skiing offer for both young and old. You can ski on both sides of the town centre and there are flexible SkiGeilo buses that allow you to easily move around throughout your stay.

With a total of 45 slopes Geilo is known as a family-friendly destination with a large variation of skiing for all levels. Geilo is a small and charming town, located between two National parks, one of them is Hallingskarvet. Ski school and ski rental are available on both side of the valley.

Opening hours

Check our opening hours for ski resort receptions, rental shops and ski schools.

Buy your ski pass online and avoid the que!

Do you have a Smartcard, then you can purchase your ski pass online and go direct to the lift.  If not, you can stil purchase your ski pass online and pick it up in a “pick up box” or in any of our ski resort reception.

Which ski lifts and what ski slopes are open today?

Lifts, runs and weather…


Slaatta and Geilo Skiskole is located close to Geilo town centre and is one of the best places for children, both beginners and more experienced. There is a children’s area with magic ski carpet and button lifts and lots of fun elements that makes it fun and easy to develop childrens skiing. The children often say “one more time in Hakkebakken”. The Slaatta snowpark contains a good range of jumps and rails with varied degrees of difficulty, but mainly easier elements. For the more experienced, there is a longer button lift that brings you up to the top of the “Slaattajordet”. From the top you can ski back down on green runs or continue with the next lift, the “Korken lift”. From the top the slope, opportunities are many; blue, red and black slopes. You can also ski down to Geiloheisen, Havsdalen and Halstensgård. At Slaatta you will also find the cozy Slaatta Stugu Cafe where the key word is “homemade”.


Havsdalen has a children’s area with a children’s lift, and a longer lift, Arnetrekk that take you up at Geilohovda. From the top there are several choices between blue and red slopes.
Here you can also connect with Slaatta, Geiloheisen and Halstensgård. 
A T-bar lift, Fjellheisen takes you up to Havsdalshovda, where you get one of the best views towards Hallingskarvet. 
At the bottom of the hill you will find Havsdalskroa with good food. Havsdalskroa has become famous for its after-ski with live music and dancing on the table.


Vestlia has a large parking lot and slopes perfect for families. This has made Vestlia a family favorite. The Troll Club area is adapted for the youngest in the family. Here is a magic ski carpet and a button lift that makes it easy for children to get up the slopes. There are also small challenges like slalom course and small jumps. In this area you will also find the Trollklubben child care, where children from 0-8 years old are welcome. At the bottom of Vestlia you will find a 4-seated chairlift, a T-bar lift, and a button lift. From the top of the chair lift there are a large variation of slopes. From here it is also possible to ski over to the Kikut area.


Geiloheisen is close to the town centre and is a chairlift that brings you up to Geilohovda. Geiloheisen is a good starting point for getting around on the “Geilo center side”.
Down to Geiloheisen you can ski blue, red and black slopes. At the bottom of Geiloheisen you will find Taubanekroa restaurant.
The Ski bus is shuttling between Vestlia, Geiloheisen and Slaatta during the lifts opening hour. It also stops at the accommodations in morning and afternoons.


Kikut is a beautiful skiing area with a magic ski carpet, button lifts and a bubble chair lifts. The long button lift takes you up to the Kikuttoppen and gives you access to blue runs and the ” Geiloparken” Geilo snow park. Here you can play around and enjoy the view of Hallingskarvet National Park. 
At Kikut you will also find Kikutkroa restaurant with a great variation of delicious food, wine and drinks.


Halstensgård and Fugleleiken are the perfect places for those who like more challenge and speed. Halstensgård has a T-bar lift that takes you up to Gullsteinhovda and leads to blue, red and black slopes. You can connect with the other areas on the “Geilo centre side”. Here you will also find “Musikkbakken” where you can listen to music while skiing.

Geilo Ski school

Let Geilo Ski school inspire and develop you on skis and snowboard!