Scandinavian Mountains over 2000 metres - James Baxter
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A large lodge at the west end of Gjende lake.
It is a DNT flagship and is the main gate to southern Jotunheimen in both the summer walking season and the spring ski-touring season.
A huge old rambling building which has seen very much better days. It is closed to the public now and seems only to be used occasionally for groups.
Once a very distinguished hotel in its historic hey-day. However the whole hotel tragically burnt to the ground but has been rebuilt in a format consisting of 10 very comfortable and traditional 3 bedroom log cabins which surround a main reception building which has a restaurant and spacious lounge.
Torfinnsbu lodge lies halfway along the north side of Bygdin lake. The lodge has some 36 beds spread in a number of old wooden grass roofed buildings
Bygdin Fjellhotel lies at the eastern end of Bygdin lake. It also lies on the main Riksveg 51 road between Fagernes and Vågå
Gjendesheim lodge is one of the DNT flagship lodges. It is situated at the east end of Gjende lake
|Valdresflya Vandrerhjem Hostel
Valdresflya Vandrerhjem is a youth hostel which lies right on the highest point of the Valdresflye plateau. It lies beside the main Riksveg 51 road between Fagernes and Vågå