near Oslo Norway
is the capital of Norway and 20 or 30 years ago cold white winters
were a fact of life - now the snow comes and goes.
What a city though - take the tram past holmenkollen ski jump to
Frognerseteren and you reach a recreation area with skiing and also
several sledge runs (starting at the tram platform) that take you
down to another tram stop - the next tram brings you back up!
When the snow comes, there are MANY local cross-country
and alpine skiing options
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airport is at Gardemoen, to the north of the city, with many flight
connections and served by good train services. There are several ferry
connections as well.
Several ski resorts, around
200 km north along the E6 road - with more resorts beyond.
is about 230 km north west along E 16 and RV 7 roads, or take the
Oslo - Bergen railway to Gol and bus 30 km to Hemsedal.
is 250 km north west along E16 and RV7, or direct on the train. You
can walk to the lifts of the north side of the resort from the station.
Rauland is in Telemark,
about 250 km west, along E134
Is about 180 km west,
along E 134, in Telemark
is about 180 km west,
is about 300 km west along E 134