Winter service to Eidsbugarden
JVB is operating a snowcoach route from Tyin to Eidsbugarden with a fleet of historic Bombardier Snowmobiles. This is living history, transportation and a tourist attraction combined! The season starts in mid February and runs till the beginning of May.
Travelling in these old Bombardier Snowmobiles is an experience in it self. You are sitting in vehicles up to 64 years old that is operated in schedule with up to eight daily departures, many of them which is corresponding with express buses from Oslo and Bergen. Passengers are hikers in Jotunheimen, cabin owners or daily tourists that just want to experience this very rare kind of transportation.
Prebooking is mandatory within the day prior to travel. You will need warm winter clothes and warm shoes.
We reserve the right to cancel departures due to weather and snow conditions.
The snow coaches
The snow coach were built by Bombardier in Canada from 1952 to 1978. They have a capacity of 14 persons with luggage each. JVB owns 12 Bombardier snow coaches which serves the route Tyin-Eidsbugarden.