SKI SCHOOL AND ACTIVITIES AT HØVRINGEN - WINTER 2019
Ski school A: Sunday and Monday – and by appointment!
Ski school for beginners and intermediate skiers with focus on the fundamental techniques of classic Nordic skiing. We teach you balance, slow down and swing techniques plus the basic techniques of diagonal technique. The teaching takes place in groups of maximum 4 people and children must have turned 12 years old to participate.
Price per lesson á 50 minutes: NOK 400,- (The expenditure is shared equally between the participants)
Ski school B: Tuesday and Wednesday – and by appointment!
This course is targeted more advanced skiers, and our purpose is to optimize the individual participants’ technical skills in classic Nordic skiing. We practice kick and gliding, and correct use of the ski poles. The goal is to save energy by improving the diagonal technique. Participants can also get personal guidance on ski equipment and ski preparation. The lesson will be taught in groups of maximum 4 participants.
Price per lesson of 50 minutes duration: NOK 400,-. (The expenditure is shared between the participants)
Ski school for children: Tuesday and Wednesday – and by appointment!
Ski school for children in the age group 5 to 11 years old. The teaching is based on play and simple exercises that enhance the childrens’ balance skills and make them familiar with the basic cross country skiing movements. The teaching takes place in groups of maximum 5 children.
Price per lesson of 50 minutes duration: NOK 400,- (The expenditure is shared between the participants)
Signing up for ski school
You sign up for our ski lessons by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, with your name, mobile number and the ski lesson you want to sign up for. We put together the groups and determines the times for the lessons in attempt to accommodate all participants as far as possible. Due to high demand for ski lessons in week 7, we will first inform the timetable for the lessons Saturday around 5 PM in week 6.
Guided cross country tour. Tuesdays at 10 0'clock - on the following dates: 19/2, 26/2, 5/3, 12/3
A guided tour in the mountains where we follow a recommended ski track. We start and end at Rondane Skisenter at Høvringen and the tour will take for 5-6 hours. We walk in a moderate pace with frequent breaks. The tour requires that participants possess basic cross-country skills and are physically fit for a ski trip of approx. 20 km in the mountain. Experience the spectacular scenery of the Norwegian mountains side accompanied with one of our experienced tour guides.
Difficulty level: Intermediate. Bring packed lunch, hot beverages and extra clothes.
The tour is free of charge but requires min. 5 participants. Sign up at Rondane Skisenter no later than at 5:30 pm the day before.
Mountain tour on your own with pick-up at Mysuseter. Wednesdays or Fridays from week 7 to week 11.
Set out on a beautiful mountain tour on your own through the national park to Mysuseter. Follow the Troll trail from Høvringen to the “Peer Gynt hytta” and continue to Mysuseter – a 20 km tour. You can extent the tour by going through the Glitter Valley, which will add another 10 km. We arrange a pick-up with bus on Wednesdays or Fridays depending on the weather. The bus departs precisely at 5.00 pm from the shop at Musyseter. You can buy tickets for the bus in the reception at your hotel or in the ski shop, no later than 10:00 am at the day you head out for the tour. Bus tickets are available at the reception at the hotel or at the Rondane Skisenter at 10:00 M. Price per person: NOK 125,-
Digging caves in the snow. Thursday in week 7 and week 8
In week 7 and 8 children and youths can dig their own snow cave in the area near Høvringen. We show how to make a small snow cave / emergency bivouac. Then, the children will make their own snow caves. We finish the activities with a small barbeque by grilling sausages over an open fire. Remember warm clothes, extra mittens and hot beverages. We meet at 10:00 at Rondane Skisenter. Children below the age of 10 must be accompanied by an adult.
Sign up at Rondane Skisenter or by SMS +45 23 60 62 84 no later than at 5:30 pm the day before.
Price per. child/young: NOK 100,-
Sign up by SMS: (+45) 23 60 62 84
Rondane Skisenter, Høvringen v/Jørgen Kirk