Welcome to the Jotunheimen
mountain experience. We will guide you on fairytale glacier walks, exciting treks to the
peaks of Norway`s tallest mountains, or just a slow leisurely ramble along a quiet stream.
We can offer a unique experience in our beautiful and untamed mountain world. Ramblers and
mountain climbers have visited us since the 1880`s.
We have extensive knowledge of the
possibilities and opportunities available to the discerning traveller in this, the most
beautiful and wild of Norway's national parks.
We can offer a complete package including accommodation, meals, guiding and the renting of
all necessary equipment. Information gathering and planning is up to you. A large variety
of summit hikes are available in Jotunheimen. Actual climbing for those who are looking
for a more challenging hike, as well as more relaxed hikes suitable for the entire family.
Daily guided tours to
Galdhøpiggen - Norway's tallest mountain peak
In the summer season we offer daily guided tours for the entire family from Juvasshytta
mountain lodge. Galdhøpiggen is the perfect location for spring skiing. We start off the
season with a guided family tour to the roof of Norway, in order to celebrate 17th of May,
our national holiday.
Spring and summer skiing
The whole area surrounding the mountain lodges of Leirvassbu, Krossbu and Juvasshytta is
perfect for spring skiing. You can end winter with a lovely trip in the Fanaråken area,
the Smørstabbreen glacier, Galdhøpiggen, Leirdalen and Visdalen. At Krossbu you will
discover great opportunities for Cross Country skiing in well prepared tracks in the
period of July and August.
Galdhøpiggen summer ski centre offers a top modern ski resort with an advanced snowboard
and alpine ski park, a large cafeteria, as well as ski and equipment rental. Season from
the beginning of May until the end of October. The spring offers great opportunities for
off pist skiing. Our 2000m peaks and experienced mountain guides can offer you an
adventure tailor-made for your level of skill and experience.
Possibly the most exciting experience, is the exploration of our blue ice glaciers. In the
summer season we have daily guided tours on the Smørstabbreen glacier from Krossbu and
Caving in Dumdalen
The lime stone stone caves in Dumdalen must be explored. Krossbu will facilitate an
experience for the entire family.
From lodge to lodge
Leirvassbu, Juvasshytta and Krossbu are base camps for all types of hikes or skiing trips
in Jotunheimen. You can reach a number of 2000m peaks. Our mountain lodges are ideally
located regarding the routes listed by the Norwegian Trekking Association.
Visit Leirvassbu and Krossbu at Easter
Easter in Jotunheimen is a must. Experience the friendly atmosphere and the extensive
skiing track networks. Transport to and from Leirvassbu and Krossbu can be arranged by