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Åre Ski Resort Guide

Åre, Sweden

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length93km
Highest Lift1,270m
Resort Height380m
 Nearest AirportsÅre Östersund and Trondheim
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The Swedish ski resort of Åre is at an altitude of 380m, with 93km of marked runs.


Åre has direct access to 93km of downhill skiing, with 98 marked pistes, served by a total of 44 ski lifts.

Snow cover is generally reliable due to the Scandinavian climate..


Åre offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.


Åre is highly rated by Snowboarders and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Åre.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Åre?

The next notable snow forecast is 3cm, expected on 5 June.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Åre

Ski Area Stats

Åre Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Åre Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,270m
Lowest Piste380m
Resort Altitude (Åre)380m
Max Vertical890m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Åre
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Åre?

This ski resort is in Sweden.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Åre is Åre Östersund, 88 minutes drive away.

Trondheim airport is also within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 44 ski lifts are able to uplift 48,690 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 10km of ski runs, with 174 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Åre open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

Usual opening is early November, and usual closing is Early May.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Åre, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Åre Tourist Office for the latest.

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