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By: Margit Wintervold On: December 02, 2020 In: News Comments: 0

Destination Røros offers fun-filled winter experiences for all ages. You can vary between action-packed outdoor activities and slow-moving family time, all on the same day.

DOG SLEDDING

Treat the family to a fairy tale excursion in a snowy wonderland. Picture yourself as a brave explorer, speeding over the icy steppes behind a dog sled. Get ready to share a fantastic experience in a magical winter landscape with dogs that love what they do. There are tours for everyone, no matter what level of expertise.

Read more about dog sledding.

SEE OUR NATURE WHILE SKIING CROSS COUNTRY

The snow has a magnetic attraction and there is something magical about being one with nature with a pair of skis on your feet. Our region has stable snow conditions and with the warmth from the sun, it is a serene and energetic acitivity at the same time.

Read this for more information about cross country skiing.

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR HISTORY AT RØROS MUSEUM

Learn about the mining town of Røros and the copper mining industry which was its raison d’être. You can join a guided tour of the town or of Olavs Mine – or you can visit the smelting shed with its exhibitions about the town’s past.

Read more about the museum.

ALPINE – SUN, SLOPES AND POWDER

With its cold and snowy climate, Røros region can offer up many unforgettable ‘powder days’ in the course of a winter. Take your snowboard and skis and visit our alpine ski centre in Ålen. Ålen can boast Norway’s third longest ski lift and a brand new and modern terrain park for the young and daring. And just over the border in Sweden, you can find a eldorado of ski slopes to play on.

Read more about the slopes.