Øye to Tyinkrysset
Photos by Samuel Taipale
Hiking & Trekking in Valdres & Jotunheimen


May - Oct

Elevation gain:

600 m


12 km/4-6 hrs

Difficulty level:

Hike from the forest in Øye to the entry point of Filefjell mountain
Øye to Tyinkrysset

The historic road between Øye and Tyinkrysset starts at the end of the Vangsmjøsa lake by the Øye Stave Church. The trail is mainly grass and gravel and takes you from wooded inland countryside to the open mountain scenery on the Filefjell plateau.

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Places to stay

Filefjellstuene is located 900 m.a.s.l, by the old «King's Road» connecting East and West.
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Extend your adventure

Some of our recommended roundtrips and signature adventures includes Øye to Tyinkrysset.
Once a road construction masterpiece, now an award-winning hiking route. Cultural heritage at its finest and world-class hiking meet at the King's Road over Filefjell
2 days
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