Children’s areas

All children are welcome to our children's area, Valles World. Both fun and adventure are offered here.

Hundfjället

Trollbäckstorget 

Hundfjället's children and ski school area is called Trollbäckstorget, and is located right next to the area where you board the long lifts. There are two slow-moving button lifts here, Lines lift and Trolliften, and a conveyor belt for the youngest children. Hundfjället's toboggan run is located under the E8 chairlift.

Facilities in the vicinity: toilets, café, heated cabin, barbecue sites, SkiStarshop, ski school.

 

Trollskogen

Trees, tree trolls and all sorts of other characters come to life in Trollskogen. You meet trolls and their friends on this trip along a completely unique wooded run through ancient forest. To make the experience even more exciting, Trollskogen now has hundreds of LED lights which change colour, making this adventure completely unique in the evenings too. 

Facilities in the vicinity: toilets, café, heated cabin, barbecue sites, waffle hut.

Valles Snölekis

Valles Snölekis is a staffed playland on snow, for all children from two years of age who like to play, with or without skis. Valles Snölekis is home to two shorter conveyor belts, some gentle hills for both skiing and sledging down, and a ski carousel, where children can practise using the lift in peace. The area also includes the trolls' own pentathlon for anyone who likes to challenge and be challenged. Snow racers and sledges are available to rent. If you wish, you are of course welcome to stay and play a while with your child.

In Valles Snölekis you also find our popular pram-minding service where you can leave your sleeping child in their pram whilst you enjoy a few runs on the slopes.

Read more about childcare in Sälen »

Facilities in the vicinity: toilets, café, heated cabin, barbecue sites, SkiStarshop.

Tandådalen

Tandådalstorget 

Before the season 2015-16 a new children's area (Valles ski area) will be built at Tandådalstorget, just to the right of Stora Backen. Here there are button lifts and one conveyor belt with connecting child-friendly slopes where there's Valle figures and other fun things for kids to turn around.

Facilities in the vicinity: toilets, café, playground, heated cabin, barbecue sites, SkiStarshop, ski school.

Östra Tandådalstorget

In the children's area at Östra Tandådalen there are two button lifts and one conveyor belta which run to child-friendly slopes. A toboggan run and Valles ski country (Valles skidland) with Valle-figures and other fun for the youngest skiers is also located in the area. 

Facilities in the vicinity: toilets, café, heated cabin, barbecue sites, SkiStarshop.

Lindvallen

Sydpolen

Sydpolen is located by Express 303 and has both a button lift and conveyor belt. Valles skidland, with fun characters to turn around, is located in the area. This is the perfect place for the young beginner as it is a little quieter area.

Facilities in the vicinity: toilets, café, heated cabin, barbecue sites, SkiStarshop, ski school.

Valleberget

One of Europe's largest children's area is Experiumtorget/Valleberget in Lindvallen. Here children have their very own ski system with 10 button lifts, several conveyor belts and plenty of slopes to choose from. There is also a toboggan run and a playground in the area.

Facilities in the vicinity: toilets, café, heated cabin, barbecue sites, restaurant, playground, SkiStarshop, ski school.

 

Sälfjällstorget

There are both button lifts and a conveyor belt in the children's area at Sälfjällstorget at a comfortable distance from the parking and supermarket. Sälfjällstorget is the perfect area for the little beginner because it's often a bit quieter here.

Facilities in the vicinity: toilets, café, heated cabin, barbecue sites, restaurant, SkiStarshop Concept Store, ski school.

Högfjället

Högfjället's children's area is located on the road down from the hotel. Here, there are several button lifts and a conveyor belt. This is also where you find Knattesvängen – a green descent with fun characters to turn around. You will also find a tobaggo run and child care in the area.

Facilities in the vicinity: toilets, café, heated cabin, barbecue sites, restaurant, SkiStarshop, ski school.

Duved

The children’s area in Duved is located by the button lift Torpliften (D4). There is also a conveyor belt for the very youngest skiers. The ski school meeting point is right between  the restaurant Linbanecafét and Torpliften. Next to Torpliften and the conveyor belt is a barbecue, sun platform, and the restaurant Linbanecafé. The heated cabin is by Duved’s Linbana (D3), which is located close by the children’s lifts. Here there are toilets, microwaves and plenty of seating. SkiStarshop is located in the same building.

In Duved, you meet Valle:
Monday-Tuesday, Thursday-Saturday
at 14:00 (2 pm) until 5/2, at 15:30 (3.30 pm) from 6/2.

Valle's Challengea ski race where everyone can participate and everyone gets a medal.
Wednesdays at 14:00 (2 pm) until 5/2, at 15:00 (3 pm) from 6/2. 

Tegefjäll

The children’s area in Tegefjäll is located by the Canyon cabin area. The button lift is called Minitege (D8). There is also a conveyor belt for the very youngest skiers, sun platform and barbecue. The theme land Vildmarksstigen starts at the ski lift Tegeliften (D9) summit station towards Fjällvallen. Here you follow the beavers and their friends on an exciting ski run through the woods passing wooden figures, music and stories. The ski school meeting point is by Tegeliften.

 

Rödkullen

The children’s area in central Åre is located at Rödkullen. The children’s lifts are called Rödhakeliften (Å16) and Ripanliften (Å17). Both are button lifts. There is a conveyor belt for the very youngest skiers alongside, plus a good toboggan run. Next to the children’s area in Rödkullen there is a large, modern heated cabin with toilets, microwaves and café. SkiStarshop is located in the same building, where you can buy your SkiPass, goggles, gloves, hats and other accessories. Barbecues, tents for grilling, and a sun platform can also be found in the area. The ski school meeting point is by Rödkulleliften (Å19). A large and spacious car park is adjacent to Rödkullen and ski buses stop here. Valle´s adventurous ski trail is located in Rödkullen.

In Rödkullen, you meet Valle: 
Monday-Tuesday & Friday-Saturday
at 14:00 (2 pm) until 5/2, at 15:30 (3.30 pm) from 6/2

Valle's Challenge - a ski race where everyone can participate and everyone gets a medal.
Wednesdays at 14:00 (2 pm) until 5/2, at 15:00 (3 pm) from 6/2 

Valle's aprés-ski
Thursdays  at. 15:00 (3 pm) until 5/2, at 15:30 (3.30 pm) from 6/2.

 

Åre Björnen

Åre’s largest children’s area is located in Åre Björnen. Here there are many child-friendly lifts and descents to choose from, plus two conveyor belts. Toboggan run, a green children’s park, barbecues, and a sun platform can all be found in the children’s area. The ski school meeting point is located by the conveyor belts. The heated cabin is by Mårdenliften (B43).

Valle in BjörnenChild-friendly Björnen also offers: Valle’s workshop, Valle’s music studio and Valle’s stage. Everything is located around Valle’s square, and this is also where you meet Valle.

In Björnen, you meet Valle: 
Monday-Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday
at 14:00 (2 pm) until 5/2, at 15:30 (3.30 pm) from 6/2

Valle's Challenge
 - a ski race where everyone can participate and everyone gets a medal.
Wednesdays at 14:00 (2 pm) until 5/2, at 15:00 (3 pm) from 6/2 .

Valle's aprés-ski

Fridays at. 15:00 (3 pmuntil 5/2, at 15:30 (3.30 pm) from 6/2.

 

At Björnlandet in Björnen, it’s the bears who show us a hilariously good time. It is a fairytale forest where children on skis meet the entire bear family on their winter holidays. Bears and other small animals of all ages pop up along this long and exciting tour. They sing, chat, work, ski and invite you to join them in their adventures, laughter and many photo opportunities. Björnlandet is located by Järvenliften (B44) in Björnen.

Björnrike

The children’s area at Björnvallen, where the ski school is also located, has several children’s lifts, and at the edge of the slope there is a windshield with barbecue areas. At the bottom om Bamsebacken you will find Valles musicstudio, where you can make your own music and dance your heart away.

Björnvallen is where you ski whenever there is night skiing. A heated cabin with a kids' area including TV and DVD-player and lunch restaurant are directly connected to the lifts and slopes. There is a small sledding slope for the youngest children.

 

Vemdalsskalet

The children’s area at Vemdalsskalet is located at Skalets Torg, where all other services are also available. In the children’s area, there are two button lifts and a covered conveyor belt. Skalet Express, which is a child and beginner friendly 6-seat chairlift, takes everyone safely up into the ski area.On the days when there is night skiing, the whole children’s area is open.

 In the bottom of Barnbackarna there are two heated cabins, barbecue with roof, sledding hill and Valles Stuga. It is in Valles Stuga in all indoor fun for kids takes place. Welcome to our kids' disco, or why not let the kids play at our créche, while you are out on the slopes. 

Klövsjö

Ski school starts at Guest Services, where there is a heated cabin, barbecue area and toilets.  The heated cabin has a small kids’ corner with cosy cushions, TV and DVD. If you are hungry, a skiers’ lunch is served at the Klövsjö Hotel.

Minipark with jumps and rails is located at Katrinaliften. 

The children’s area in Hemsedal is at the bottom of the ski area, with many features and perfect ski slopes for children.

Snowman Valle also loves skiing here. He visits the children’s area several times a week to say hello, entertain and run competitions.  

The children’s ski area includes: 

  • Valleland with conveyor belts, carousels and mini park with rails, jumps and waves
  • Valle forest with exciting forest trails
  • Mini Self-timer with starting gates, slalom runs and time checking
  • Barbecue huts
  • Playground and playroom (at Hemsedal Alpin Lodge)
  • 8 easy to handle lifts and 7 slopes, perfect for children and beginners

Large and safe children's ski areas are important when little ones are going out on the slopes. At Trysil we've developed two large children's ski areas – one on either side of the mountain. Easy access, lots of activities, barbecue huts and conveyor belts for our smallest visitors.

The children's best friend, Valle the snowman, is in the children's ski area and greets the children every day. The children can watch shows, go on treasure hunts, try small ski jumps, go sledging, experience exciting forest pistes, etc.

You'll find the children's areas here:

  • Eventyr at Trysil Turistsenter – a large area with three lifts, a conveyer belt, a ski carousel, turn figures, a self-timer piste, a green jump and rails, a sledging slope, stands, shows, a heated shelter with a kiosk, barbecue huts, toilets, a Skipass outlet, parking, etc.
  • The children's area at Trysil Høyfjellssenter – three lifts, conveyor belt, forest piste, turn figures, barbeque huts, heated shelter, stands, shows, Gammelgård (Bygone farm).