Photos by Petter Olsen
Hiking & Trekking in Valdres & Jotunheimen


Jun - Oct

Elevation gain:

290 m


5 km/2-3 hrs

Difficulty level:

Experience stunning views of Jotunheimen and Langsua National Parks

This roundtrip hike to Knausehøgdi leads you through lush mountain flora, up to the bare mountain and down through intriguing wetlands. From the top, you’ll have a panoramic view of Jotunheimen and Langsua National Parks

Many of the trails around Beitostølen result from the tracks made by livestock going to and from the old summer mountain farms (“støl” is a term for a mountain farm used in summer). These trails run through smooth mountain terrain and are easy to follow. 

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Places to stay

Beitostølen Resort consists of the full service hotels Radisson Blu Mountain Resort Beitostølen and Bergo Hotel, several apartment buildings and cabin units.
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