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Ranked #1 of 26 Outdoor Activities in Oslo
Category: Biking Trails; Bodies of Water
Owner description: One of most delightful, romantic two-wheel rides in Oslo. Lush woods, park-like countryside, view of the sea, swimming areas,... more » Owner description: One of most delightful, romantic two-wheel rides in Oslo. Lush woods, park-like countryside, view of the sea, swimming areas, historic buildings and the royal cows are some of the sights to see along the way. Arrive from Aker Brygge via the 3-km cycle route along Frognerstranda to Hengesengveien, Bygdoy. Continue to Holsts vei - Rideveien - Huk - P.T. Mallingsvei - Langviksvei - Huk Aveny - Museumsveien - Wedels vei - Dronning Biancas vei Distance: 7 km Incline: insignificant Roadway: primarily fine gravel roads « less
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Ranked #2 of 26 Outdoor Activities in Oslo
Category: Scenic Drives
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Ranked #3 of 26 Outdoor Activities in Oslo
Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
Owner description: Oslo's most popular toboggan run starts at Frognerseteren and ends at Midtstuen metro station. At the end of a run, you can... more » Owner description: Oslo's most popular toboggan run starts at Frognerseteren and ends at Midtstuen metro station. At the end of a run, you can catch the metro back up to Frognerseteren for another run. Korktrekkeren is 2000 metres long, and the elevation drop is 255 metres. One non-stop ride at full speed takes 8-10 minutes. The metro from Midtstuen to Frognerseteren takes 13 minutes. Sled rentals Sleds for rent (Akeforeningen) next to Frognerseteren Restaurant, at the bottom of the hill from the Frognerseteren subway stop. Helmet rental is free. « less
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Ranked #4 of 26 Outdoor Activities in Oslo
Category: Hiking Trails; Bodies of Water
Owner description: Sognsvann lake is a recreation area popular for swimming and sunbathing. Walking/running path around the lake also suitable... more » Owner description: Sognsvann lake is a recreation area popular for swimming and sunbathing. Walking/running path around the lake also suitable for wheelchairs. « less
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Ranked #5 of 26 Outdoor Activities in Oslo
Category: Forests; Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Cross-country Ski Areas; Hiking Trails
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Ranked #6 of 26 Outdoor Activities in Oslo
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: Kollensvevet is a zipline which takes you from the very top of the Holmenkollen jumping tower to the bottom as if you were... more » Owner description: Kollensvevet is a zipline which takes you from the very top of the Holmenkollen jumping tower to the bottom as if you were jumping on skis. From the top of this landmark you can now set off and enjoy the same view and sensation of speed as the ski jumpers do! The line itself is 361 meters / 1 185 feet and the difference in altitude is 107 meters / 351 feet. The view is the best in Oslo! « less
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Ranked #7 of 26 Outdoor Activities in Oslo
Category: Trails; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: The two small roads Damstredet and Telthusbakken are found just below the medieval church Gamle Aker kirke. This is a... more » Owner description: The two small roads Damstredet and Telthusbakken are found just below the medieval church Gamle Aker kirke. This is a charming and pictoresque part of town with well-preserved and inhabited wooden houses from the late 18th and early 19th century. The allotment gardens on the south side of Telthusbakken give the area a countryside atmosphere. « less
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Ranked #8 of 26 Outdoor Activities in Oslo
Category: Beaches
Huk is a popular recreational area with sunbathing and swimming opportunities. Hukodden beach restaurant.
Ranked #9 of 26 Outdoor Activities in Oslo
Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
Owner description: The Oslo area's main ski resort - only 30 minutes from downtown Oslo! Oslo Winter Park has 18 slopes and 11 lifts, and offers... more » Owner description: The Oslo area's main ski resort - only 30 minutes from downtown Oslo! Oslo Winter Park has 18 slopes and 11 lifts, and offers alpine skiing, snowboarding, telemark skiing, special area for children and beginners, terrain park and halfpipe. Challenges for all ages children, youngsters and adults will all find suitable slopes. Tryvann is situated 525 metres above sea level. Evening skiing 5 days a week, floodlight in all slopes. The longest run (Wyllerloypa) is 1550 metres long with a 381-metre drop. A powerful snow cannon system and an altitude of 500 metres above sea level ensures snow from the beginning of December until April. Norwegian name: Oslo Vinterpark « less
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Ranked #10 of 26 Outdoor Activities in Oslo
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: Oslo Summer Park is located at Tryvann and opened June 29 2012 and is one of Scandinavia's largest climbing parks. We offer... more » Owner description: Oslo Summer Park is located at Tryvann and opened June 29 2012 and is one of Scandinavia's largest climbing parks. We offer activities for individual guests, businesses and schools / groups. Oslo Summer Park is 100% owned by Oslo Snow Parks AS, which owns and operates Oslo Winter Park Ski Resort and Varingskollen, resorts. Oslo Winter Park is the 5th largest ski resort in Norway, measured in ticket turnover. « less
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Ranked #11 of 26 Outdoor Activities in Oslo
Category: Biking Trails
Owner description: The Vantage Point: Valhallveien, Ekeberg, second highest curve Starting point: Konows gate, Gamlebyen Distance: 2.6 km... more » Owner description: The Vantage Point: Valhallveien, Ekeberg, second highest curve Starting point: Konows gate, Gamlebyen Distance: 2.6 km Incline: 120 hm Roadway: asphalt Several fine vantage points are found within cycling distance from the centre of Oslo. The Valhall curve is probably the best vantage point in the city. It is also known as the place where Edvard Munch was inspired to paint his world-famous painting Scream. You will recognise the painting's landscape contours as you enjoy the view from Valhallveien. Recommended route (from Gamlebyen): from Oslo gate via Dyvekes vei, Konowsgt to Valhallveien, stop in the last tight curve below Ekeberg Camping. « less
Ranked #12 of 26 Outdoor Activities in Oslo
Category: Hiking Trails

These etchings of humans and animals in the stones near the tram station at Ekeberg are thought to have been carved around 6000BC. Rock carvings in Ekeberg more »

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Ranked #13 of 26 Outdoor Activities in Oslo
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
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Ranked #14 of 26 Outdoor Activities in Oslo
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
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Ranked #15 of 26 Outdoor Activities in Oslo
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
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Ranked #16 of 26 Outdoor Activities in Oslo
Category: Zoos
Owner description: Oslo Reptile Park has more than 100 animals: boa constrictors, grass snakes, geckos, chameleons, varans and other lizards, a... more » Owner description: Oslo Reptile Park has more than 100 animals: boa constrictors, grass snakes, geckos, chameleons, varans and other lizards, a poison dart frog, beautiful tarantellas and a black widow (the world's most poisonous spider), a dwarf crocodile, turtles and fish. piraya and saltwater fish. Every Tuesday at 5 pm, you can watch the feeding of the animals. The boas eat mice, rats and rabbits (de-frosted) and the lizards eat insects. CLOSED: 17 May, 23-27 December, 31 December, 1 January and Mondays in September-March. « less
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Ranked #17 of 26 Outdoor Activities in Oslo
Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
Owner description: The Association for the Promotion of Skiing (Skiforeningen) was founded in 1883 to promote skiing to the people and to... more » Owner description: The Association for the Promotion of Skiing (Skiforeningen) was founded in 1883 to promote skiing to the people and to organise the Holmenkollen ski races. The organisation currently has approximately 60,000 members, and the main objectives remain the same. Skiforeningen organises Norway's largest ski school, Holmenkollen Ski Marathon, Children's Holmenkollen Ski Event and the annual World Cup Nordic skiing events in Holmenkollen. The organisation is also responsible for maintaining the Holmenkollen national ski arena and several sports lodges in the Marka forest. « less
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Ranked #18 of 26 Outdoor Activities in Oslo
Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
Owner description: Ski & Guide offers summer and winter activities ranging from cross-country skiing lessons to guided bicycle tours and hiking... more » Owner description: Ski & Guide offers summer and winter activities ranging from cross-country skiing lessons to guided bicycle tours and hiking trips. Great for teambuilding and kick-offs! Winter activitites - Guided cross-country skiing in Oslo Marka - Cross-country skiing lessons Summer activities - Nordic Walking - Camping in the wild - Hiking with a cultural and historic view in Oslo Marka Bicycling activities - guided bicycling in Oslo Marka - city sightseeing by bicycle - offroad bicycling in rough terrain - kayaking and bicyling combinations « less
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Ranked #19 of 26 Outdoor Activities in Oslo
Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
Owner description: Alpine ski centre only 15 minutes from Oslo's city centre. Four slopes (2x 500m + 2x170 m). Excellent family and children's... more » Owner description: Alpine ski centre only 15 minutes from Oslo's city centre. Four slopes (2x 500m + 2x170 m). Excellent family and children's area. Snowboard and ski rental. Mandatory key card available for NOK 80,-. « less
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Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
Owner description: Varingskollen is located in Hakadal, just 30 minutes from Oslo and has five lifts, five slopes and a children's area.... more » Owner description: Varingskollen is located in Hakadal, just 30 minutes from Oslo and has five lifts, five slopes and a children's area. Challenges for all ages: children, youngsters and adult will all find suitable slopes. The NRJ terrain park is the biggest in the Oslo area and includes big jumps, boxer, corners and rails. Varingskollen also has a café and ski rental. The train station (Varingskollen) is only 2-300 meters from the ski centre. « less
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Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
Leirskallen has two slopes and one lift. Length: 250 meters. Lit at night.
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Category: Biking Trails
Owner description: The River Ride: Jungle tour of the west side: Maerradalen Radium Hospital - Maerradalen - Hovseterskogen - Bogstad Farm... more » Owner description: The River Ride: Jungle tour of the west side: Maerradalen Radium Hospital - Maerradalen - Hovseterskogen - Bogstad Farm Starting point: Radium Hospital, Ullern Easy arrival along the cycling route on Ring 3, from Smestad tram station (approx. 1.5 km) Distance: 6 km Incline: 100 m Roadway: mostly gravel, a bit rough in places. Between Ringveien and the heavily trafficked highway 168, you will find a dense, wonderful 'enchanted' forest situated in a little-known river valley. Maerradalen is a splendid nature experience all summer long and a fine bicycle ride. Leave Ringveien one and a half kilometres west of Smestad Station and cycle uphill towards Husby along Maerradalsbekke stream. To lengthen the ride a bit, head for the natural destination of Bogstad Farm, which you will reach after cycling under Highway 168, through the Hovseter fields and past Bogstad Camping. The road surface of the last kilometre before Bogstad Camping is slightly rough, but fully 'cyclable' for those on a mountain bike. « less
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Category: Beaches
Popular beach situated south of Oslo. Great place for both sunbathing and swimming.
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Category: Beaches
Creek by the eastside of the Bunnefjord.
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Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
Owner description: Tryvann Skiskole (Ski School) offers lessons in alpine, telemark and cross-country skiing, as well as snowboarding. The... more » Owner description: Tryvann Skiskole (Ski School) offers lessons in alpine, telemark and cross-country skiing, as well as snowboarding. The school's instructors ensure that all courses and activities are kept at a high technical level, but with a personal touch. Lessons are offered in both Norwegian and English. Tryvann Ski School aims to create value for its clients by exceeding their expectations and giving them a great experience, no matter the course or activity. « less
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Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
Owner description: Norske Bjornetjenester ANS is a small and dynamic company that organises tailor-made group activities. Wilderness activities,... more » Owner description: Norske Bjornetjenester ANS is a small and dynamic company that organises tailor-made group activities. Wilderness activities, guided tours, entertainment, teambuilding, kick-offs and parties for small and large groups. Evening, day or weekend tours by dog sledge with Alaskan huskies. Canoe, horse ride and mountain trips. Birthdays and bachelor parties. « less
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