Beitostølen

Beitostølen is a village at Øystre Slidre in Innlandet, Norway. As of 1 January 2009, it had 247 residents, and is located 900 meters (3,000 ft) above mean sea level.

Beitostølen
Beitostølen in January 2006
Beitostølen in January 2006
Beitostølen is located in Norway
Beitostølen
Beitostølen
Coordinates: 61°15′N 8°55′E / 61.250°N 8.917°E / 61.250; 8.917Coordinates: 61°15′N 8°55′E / 61.250°N 8.917°E / 61.250; 8.917
CountryNorway
CountyInnlandet
DistrictValdres
MunicipalityØystre Slidre
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

SportsEdit

It is largely a tourist area, with many cabins and hotels serving various winter sports facilities. The village has hosted FIS Cross-Country World Cup and Biathlon World Cup competitions.