Those who wish to enjoy the winter in  Namdalen on cross-country skis have many locations to choose from. Here you will find information about prepared ski trails in Namdalen.

Namsos City, Namsos Municipality

In the outdoors activity area near Namsos city centre there are many kilometres of prepared skiing trails. The trails start by the skiing centre in Granåsen,  and in the neighbourhood of Fossbrenda. Fossbrenda is 2 – 3 km away from the city centre. Bymarkas Venner prepares the trails every year, usually daily or on request. See trails at 

Spillumsmarka, Namsos Kommune

Across the Namsen river from Namsos is the area of Spillum. In Spillum Spillum IL prepares cross-county ski trails every year. Some of the trails are lit while some require you to wear a headlight. This is a good area for an evening skiing session with a headlight, or cardio exercise on the trails. See trail info on

Grong Skisenter – Ski Resort, Grong Kommune

In the area around Grong Skisenter there are miles upon miles with trails for skiing. The trails are suitable for cross-country skis and with skis meant for mountain and/or alpine skiing. The trails are prepared daily and if needed. You can read more about the ski resort on

Namdalseid Municipality

Namdalseid IL prepares close to 50km of cross-country trails in Namdalseid Municipality. Next to Namdalseid School there is a 3 km long train.  See trail info on

Kolvereid, Nærøy Municipality

In Kolvereid you can go cross-county skiing in a lit trail in wintertime. The lit trail starts at the parking area by the quarry i.e. grustak in Norwegian. Se trails on There are also trails in Foldereid, which you can find more information about here.

Høylandet Municipality

Høylandet Tråkk prepares well over 50 km of skiing trails in Høylandet Municipality througout the winter. See trails on 

Overhalla Municipality

On the website of Overhalla municipality you can find information about cross-country skiing routes in the area. Find information here (text in Norwegian).

Trones, Namsskogan Municipality

Begin your winter adventure in Namsskogan Familiepark and bring skis so you can test out the cross-country trails while you are there. Many good skiing trails starts by the park. See trails here and here. For more information about Namsskogan Familiepark and all the winter activities they offer visit their website.

Skorovas, Namsskogan Municipality

Lyshaug Gård prepares ski trails in the area around the mountain village of Skorovas. Maybe you could start the day cross-country skiing, and end the day with some Après-Ski drinks at Sjenkestova? In Sjenkstova they have more than 500 different kinds of beer. See trails here. 

Holand, Nordli og Sørli, Lierne Municipality

In the charming villages in Lierne (Holand, Nordli and Sørli) there are prepared skiing trails all winter. Information in Norwegian about where there are trails can be found on this facebook page.

This is just a selection of prepared ski trails in Namdalen, but there are of course other great places to do cross-country skiing outside prepared trails. There are also some great area for off-piste skiing. Feel free to contact us on if you have any questions!