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Skipark 360° / C.F. Møller Architects & Berg Arkitektkontor

Skipark 360° / C.F. Møller Architects & Berg Arkitektkontor
Courtesy of C.F. Møller Architects & Berg Arkitektkontor
Courtesy of C.F. Møller Architects & Berg Arkitektkontor

The Swedish branch of C. F. Møller Architects, in collaboration with Berg Arkitektkontor, has designed Sweden’s new, spectacular skiing attraction, Skipark 360°, the world’s most complete indoor ski park with a 700 m long downhill slope and a drop of 160 m, making it the only indoor ski slope in the world to meet the requirements for hosting the World Cup. More architects’ description after the break.

At a height of approx. 135 m, it will be one of Sweden’s largest buildings, and will become a landmark in the forest landscape just outside Stockholm. Construction of the ca. 1.5-2 billion Swedish kroner project is expected to start at the turn of 2013/2014.

Courtesy of C.F. Møller Architects & Berg Arkitektkontor
Courtesy of C.F. Møller Architects & Berg Arkitektkontor

In addition to the downhill run, the complex will also contain a 3.5 km cross-country skiing tunnel, an arena for biathlon, ice hockey, bandy and figure skating, and a snow park for snowboarding. There will also be restaurants, shops, a spa and hotel and conference facilities, offering panoramic views of the countryside.

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Cite: Alison Furuto. "Skipark 360° / C.F. Møller Architects & Berg Arkitektkontor" 27 Sep 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed . <http://www.archdaily.com/172295/skipark-360%25c2%25b0-c-f-moller-architects-berg-arkitektkontor/>