Jotunheimen, is the Norwegian mainland most powerful mountain
massive, and lies up to Sjovally and Valdresflya in the east and to Bygdin–Tyin in
In the west and north it borders to Sognemountain and Bøvervally. Her you can
find groups of sharp mountain pigs, dropping mountain walls, plateaus, glaciers,
some are almost impossible to reach. This area is perfect for tourists by foot
or for skiers. Between the mountain tops you find big rivers, lakes and
waterfalls. All the Norwegian mountains that reach above 2300 meters over sea
level, lies in the Jotunheimen. The highest mountain in Norway, Galdhøpiggen 2469 m.o.s.l.
Glittertind 2452 m.o.s.l.
In the Jotunheim are both not experienced walkers and experienced climbers. Especially the Hurrungane mountain and the peaks between Bygdin and Gjende, are often visited by climbers. The Norwegian peakclub, has a cottage in the Skagastølsvally.
Most popular route:
Good start places: