Jotunheimen Winter Base Camp

Share:
Pinterest
LinkedIn
WhatsApp

If you’re looking for a short getaway and to get as much out of your trip as possible, try our 3-day outdoor adventure!

Be at one with nature and spend a day exploring the winter wonderlands and a night in an open air camp. We have experienced guides ready to give you a once in a lifetime experience. The tours are small and exclusive with a maximum of 6 guests. We never camp at the same location, and adjust the tour to fit you and your experience!

The tours will be approximately 6 km each day, and include building and setting up a small base-camp out in the wild Norwegian winter landscape. Live and enjoy life without the daily facilities and modern equipment we are used to.

Welcome to winter wilderness! 

Accommodation, food and drinks:

  • All accommodation included
  • Food and drinks included and served at accommodations
  • “Hiking-Board” meal plan with 3 meals a day included in the price! For more information read more here.

Transportation:

  • Bus transportation round-trip from Oslo to Bygdin available as add on.

Equipment:

  • Bring your own, or rent a standard outdoor sleeping equipment package. The following equipment is in the package:
    • Sleeping bag
    • Sleeping pad
    • Thermo bottle
    • Bivouac shoes

Agenda

  • Day 1:
    • Arrival from Oslo to Bygdin, introduction and dinner at the hotel.
  • Day 2:
    • Breakfast, preparations at Bygdin.
    • Snowshoeing around Bygdin area and setup a base camp. Sleepover at the camp
  • Day 3:
    • Breakfast and disassemble the camp
    • Hiking back to Bygdin
    • Lunch and shower at Bygdin

Jotunheimen Winter Base Camp Tour

  • Ascent: 200-300 m
  • Distance: 12 km
  • Time total 8-9 hours of hiking (can be adjusted up or down to the groups fitness level)
  • 1 night outdoor at the camp
 
 
 
 

Relaxing Scenic Bus Ride

Ride with Valdresekspressen!

Enjoy the scenic journey from Oslo to the Valdres Region. After leaving the bustle of the capital you will soon find yourself on countryside roads passing through small towns and surrounded by lakes and fields. As you get further into the country, you will see the mountains in the distance and before you know you’ll find yourself climbing the steep roads that take you straight into the national park. The coach has adjustable seats, free WiFi, outlets with USB charging ports and toilet facilities on board.

Book your winter adventure here:

Loading…

For more options, see all our excursions.

Guided Snowshoe Hike

Join us for a spectacular guided hike in the snow covered mountains Jotunheimen is fabulous in its winter coat; unexplored landscape as far as the eye can see, snow covered mountains and peaks surrounding you, and of course, nature’s best healing therapy, the sound of silence. Along with the guide and the small group, you’ll […] Read more

Easter Holiday Jotunheimen (4 Days)

This Easter trip takes you from Oslo and straight into Jotunheimen where you can enjoy two full days of cross country skiing or snowshoeing. For those in good shape and with skiing experience, you will ski from cabin to cabin, and those with less experience can catch the Valdresekspressen between the cabins and enjoy the […] Read more

Tyin-Filefjell Winter Ski Touring (2/3 Days)

Welcome to Filefjell and experience an exotic adventure! Mountain adventures are often associated with summer activities such as hiking and cycling, but the conditions can also be amazing during winter with soft powder snow and enchanting lights. Welcome to our 2-3 day ski touring adventure in the heart of Filefjell. Tyin/Filefjell lies South East of […] Read more

Snowcoach Adventure – In the middle of Snowhere

Join us for this amazing two day snow coach holiday in Jotunheimen! Travel through snow covered Jotunheimen in the comfort of our efficient and high standard snow coaches, especially designed to run on snow and ice surfaces. You will experience the peaceful landscape and see the stunning views of mountain peaks, all the while in […] Read more

Besseggen Winter Ski Touring (2 Days)

Do you get your skiing thrills from soaring down high peaks through untouched winter wonderlands? Are unmarked trails, far away from the hustle and bustle your ideal holiday destination? Look no further! Welcome to the famous Jotunheimen National Park-Winter Edition! We offer backcountry skiing from Besseggen with professional and experienced guides. Besseggen Ridge is one […] Read more

In the middle of Snowhere: Dogsledding and Snowshoeing (7-Days)

Are you an experienced hiker, up for a challenge and used to some travelling in snow and mountain terrain? Welcome to our 7-day snowshoeing and dog sledding winter adventure! This trip gives you the winter highlights of Jotunheimen. You will get your snowshoes on and properly explore the Bygdin area before you embark on a […] Read more

Winter Weekend – In the Middle of Snowhere (28th March)

We are running a special tour on 28th of March. For this tour we will combine dogsledding, snowcoach and transportation. It is also possible to add a day before or after the tour with accommodation and meals from Tyinholmen and Bygdin Hotel. Join us for an unforgettable adventure and unique encounter with the Norwegian winter […] Read more

Mountain Snow Holiday

Norway is famous for it’s beautiful and enchanting white winters and snow-covered peaks and landscapes. One of the best ways to enjoy this is to immerse oneself in the surroundings by strapping on the traditional skis or snowshoes and setting of into the wilderness. We offer a 6-day getaway to the mountain region of Valdres, […] Read more