Photos by Yngve Ask
Family-friendly adventures in the mountain
Easy accommodation in the mountains

Brennabu Activity Center is perfectly situated at Vaset in Valdres - in the mountain area between Valdres and Hemsedal. At 850 m.a.s.l in a lovely mountain terrain - on the border between forests and mountain peaks.

Brennabu is a school camp during the school year, and a lodge/activity center on weekends and holidays. The activity center offers a lot of different activities, such as hiking, canoeing, zip-line, climbing, bike rental and much more. This is the perfect place for a family-friendly, active holiday in the mountains.

At Brennabu you can stay in a family cabin, with a panoramic view of the Jotunheimen National Park and Vaset.

Our activities


Panoramavegen 1017-1019

2960 Røn


+47 61 36 31 02


Specially recommended for

Suitable for all members of an average family. 

Activity centre

Since 1965

Brennabu was founded in 1965 by Eli and Oluf Brenna, and the business is still in the family today - more than 50 years later.

Doorstep adventures

Brennabu offers a variety of adventures from its doorstep. Hiking, biking and canoeing is easily accessible from Brennabu’s doorstep.

On the trail to Gråkampen take a detour and experience the myth of Hulabakken. Hulabakken was traveling around Valdres and Hallingdal in the 1600s. The myth say…
9 km 6-8h
The trip takes you from summer farms with lush pastures to bare rock and Ålfjell, 1127 meters above sea level. Expansive views from the top over Syndin and moun…
8 km 2-3.5h
Grønsennknipa is one of many signature hikes in Valdres, and gives you a perfect 360 degree view as soon as you have reached the top. The hike is family friendl…
8 km 2-3h
Ready for some zip-line action? This zip-line is suited for all children from 8 years old and up. You will be shown how the zip-line works and get to play for 3…
0 km 0-0h
Imaging riding through a landscape with lakes, small rivers, and untouched nature. In this bike ride, you will also experience lots of both old and new mou…
51 km 4-8h

This rountrip gives a good overview of the cabin- and resort area at Vaset.

6 km 1-2h

Rooms & amenities

When staying with Brennabu, you can stay in the cabins with a panoramic view of Jotunheimen and Vaset lake. All of the cabins have Wi-Fi, TV, kitchen, fireplace and air-condition. The beds varies from bunk beds to double beds. Everything on Vaset is in walking distance from the cabins.
Easy accommodation with a view

Playground, beach, boat hire and fishing is fun for the whole family.


Stay connected when on holiday: all of the cabins have complimentary Wi-Fi.

Cozy fireplace

Warm up in front of the cozy fireplace after a long day outside.

Amazing views

Enjoy the panoramic view of Jotunheimen and Vaset lake.

Getting here

Traveling to Brennabu
By car

From Oslo you follow E16 road towards Fagernes, 10 km north for Fagernes you exit at Ulnes (Ulnes Church). From there you can follow the signs to Vaset another 10 km. 

Public transport

Multiple bus departures with the Valdresekspressen bus line from Oslo Bus Terminal to Fagernes available daily (3 hours). Gomobu offers affordable local transfers from Fagernes bus station.