Press Releases

SkiStar Åre: Early Christmas gifts for Åre – FIS Alpine Ski World Cup races 12 - 14 December

Dec 08, 2014 10:57 GMT SkiStar AB

SkiStar AB: Skiing open at five out of five destinations

Dec 04, 2014 11:56 GMT SkiStar AB ​Winter has arrived in the Swedish and Norwegian mountains meaning that skiing is now open at all the SkiStar destinations: Sälen, Åre and Vemdalen in Sweden together with Trysil and Hemsedal in Norway. This coming weekend will see additional ski lifts and pistes become accessible.

SkiStar AB: Out(doors) is the new in!

Sep 29, 2014 15:05 BST SkiStar AB SkiStar is gearing up for a ‘news-heavy’ winter and presenting comprehensive investments in the skiing areas, backed by major focus on e-commerce in the form of the fully integrated skistarshop.com website and the new business area entitled SkiStar Business. In addition, it has been confirmed that Åre will be organising the Alpine World Championships in 2019.

SkiStar AB: Growing interest in summer holidays in the Swedish and Norwegian mountains

Jun 19, 2014 13:42 BST SkiStar AB The possibility to spend time together on an active holiday attracts many guests to the Swedish and Norwegian mountains also in the summer. The wide and varied offerings of activities such as lift-assisted hiking and biking, exciting events and challenging competitions for all levels provide for fun for everyone.

SkiStar Åre: Åre to host the Alpine World Ski Championships in 2019

Jun 12, 2014 14:38 BST SkiStar AB On 5 June 2014 at the International Ski Federation, FIS, congress in Barcelona, Swedish resort Åre was elected to host the 2019 Alpine World Ski Championships. Åre, most recently hosting the WSC in 2007 was elected with the narrowest possible margin: 9 votes against 8 for the sole competitor, Italian Cortina d’Ampezzo.

SkiStar AB: SkiStar aiming for new business with major venture in mountain sports e-commerce

Apr 15, 2014 09:57 BST SkiStar AB With ten million annual visits at skistar.com and more than one million active customer contacts, SkiStar is now taking the next step towards new business. SkiStar opts to develop e-commerce within mountains sports with the main focus on alpine skiing, to one hundred percent integrated with the existing online booking flow at skistar.com. The launch is planned for the autumn 2014.

SkiStar AB: The Swedish Government believes in the tourism industry!

Apr 04, 2014 08:28 BST SkiStar AB The Swedish Government has today decided to invest SEK 250 million to implement the plans to build a new airport in Sälen. Together with private investments, this project will comprise over SEK one billion.

Feb 25, 2014 15:31 GMT SkiStar AB Sales of off-piste safety equipment are booming but the knowledge and skills at using the gear do not always match the quality of the avalanche pack. In an effort to remedy this, Hemsedal Skisenter is now offering a free training arena for the use of avalanche search equipment.

SkiStar AB: Full winter at Scandinavia’s prime ski resorts

Dec 20, 2013 13:41 GMT SkiStar AB At all the SkiStar destinations Åre, Hemsedal, Trysil, Sälen and Vemdalen skiing is in full swing and the season’s news together with the introduction of the children’s concept Valle are ready to greet the first major arrival of guests during Christmas. The next two weekends will also see the official openings of the three new chairlifts in Åre, also adding another 13 hectares to the ski area.

SkiStar AB: News 2013/2014

Sep 04, 2013 10:00 BST SkiStar AB Skiing is much more than an outdoor pursuit and holiday activity – it is a lifestyle that carves through all the stages in life. To make skiing as much fun as possible for the youngest guests we're introducing a common kids’ concept at the SkiStar destinations Åre, Hemsedal, Trysil, Sälen and Vemdalen. The most important news includes no less than three new chairlifts in Åre and new skiing areas.