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.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
Snowskating in Ski Mont Orford, Orford, Quebec Canada
The ski resort consists of three summits: Mont Giroux, Mont Orford and Mont Alfred Desrochers. Mont Orford has a vertical drop of 589 m/1932 ft, a base elevation of 261 m/856 ft and a top elevation of 850 m/2790 ft.
Here snowskating can be enjoyed by both experts and amateurs, as the 61 trails are tailored to cover all levels of difficulty. 33% of trails are for beginners, 26% for intermediate athletes, 13% for advanced athletes and for those who need something more extreme, 28% of trails are available.
All trails are formed by 85% of snow-making. You also find 9 lifts, 1 gondola, 2 quad chairs, 1 triple chair, 1 double chair and 4 surface lifts. Let your worries aside, take the right decision, take your friends with you, bring as much positive energy as you can and enjoy your best vacations.
The only thing you have to do is to bring your own skates and let yourself immerse into the the beauty of nature. For beginners, a school is available to learn the appropriate techniques for an adventurous activity. Unfortunately, there is no access for disabled persons. Take into account the fact that if you want to enjoy an activity as a group, you should first make reservation.
In Mont Orford you also find free outdoor parking, rental shops, picnic area and vending machines. After a thrilling day, you can spend your time in one of the most impressive cafes, restaurants and accommodations that you easily find nearby.