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Åre (pronounced ore-eh) is a locality and one of the leading Scandinavian ski resorts situated in Åre Municipality, Jämtland County, Sweden with 1,260 inhabitants in 2005. It is however, not the seat of the municipality, which is Järpen. 25% of the municipal industry is based on tourism, most notably the downhill skiing and Downhill cycling resorts in Åre and Storlien. In the wake of it have grown hotel-facilities with recreational and shopping opportunities.

The ski lift system is on the Åreskutan mountain with its highest peak at a height of 1420 meters, which can be reached by a snowmobile lift. The village and ski area are accessible by bus and train. The nearest airport is Åre Östersund Airport.


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