Bjorkliden lies at 250 km / 155 mi inside the Arctic Circle. It's one of the world's northernmost ski resort where modern ski has been born. Björkliden is the birthplace of modern skiing in the beginning of the last century, contributing to the ski sport history evolution. There are endless possibilities and many challenges in the resort and nearby area.
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Skiing in Mont Grand Fonds, La Malbaie, Quebec Canada
If you visit this amazing Canadian place, you give yourself the opportunity to take a break from the daily routine and enjoy yourself in all fields. For those who visit this place during winter season, it is strongly recommended to perform one of the most popular activities, like alpine skiing.
Mont Grand Fonds offers a vertical drop of 1200 ft/365.76 m, a base elevation of 1200 ft/365.76 m and a top elevation of 2400 ft/731.52 m. The 13 trails with linear length of 42 mi/69 km and total length of 86 mi/140 km are tailored to cover all levels of difficulty. This activity can be enjoyed by both beginners and experts. You find 3 trails for easy skiing, 5 for intermediate, 4 for difficult and for those who want to exercise their sport, reaching the adrenaline at the highest level, 1 trail is designed especially for them. All trails are formed by 50% of snow-making. Mont Grand Fonds provides 1 T-Bar lift and 1 quad lift with capacity of 4,400 people per hour.
As you can see, this place really covers all your needs. So, visit this place and it is sure that you will get the best memories. Services like free outdoor parking, guided tours, sales counter and lockers are available in Mont Grand Fonds. Best season to practice alpine skiing is from December to April. After a tiring day, you can enjoy yourself in heated shelter, which offers free coffee, hot chocolate and chicken broth.