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Skålafell Ski Resort Guide

Skålafell, Iceland

Rated: 2/5 (from 4 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForBeginners.
Highest Lift680m2,231ft
Resort Height400m1,312ft
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The Icelandic ski resort of Skålafell is at an altitude of 400m1,312ft.


Skålafell has direct access to 6 marked pistes, served by a total of 5 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.


Skålafell offers good sking, particularly, for Beginner skiers.


Skålafell offers some good boarding.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Skålafell is 2km1 miles long.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Skålafell?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Skålafell.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Skålafell

Ski Area Stats

Skålafell Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Cross Country
Total Length
10km6 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Skålafell Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift680m2,231ft
Lowest Piste400m1,312ft
Resort Altitude (Skålafell)400m1,312ft
Max Vertical280m919ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Skålafell
Expert Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Skålafell?

This ski resort is in Iceland.


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How to get there


Ski Lift Capacity

The five ski lifts are able to uplift 3,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Skålafell open?

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

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