From the hilly woodlands of Begnadalen and Vassfaret in the south, to the snowcapped mountains of Jotunheimen in the north – Valdres can offer some of the most rewarding hiking in FjellNorway. Whether you are looking for hikes suitable for children, legendary hikes such as Besseggen or Bukkelægret, 2000-meter summits, or want to spend from one hour walking to a whole day, Valdres is your natural choice. Enjoy the fresh and clean air, stunning views and a healthy form of exercise – and best of all – it’s for free.
Are you collecting 2000-meter summits in Norway? Not only are about 20–30 of them located in Valdres, but Valdres is also a very good starting point for climbing many more. So why not choose Valdres as a ”base camp” for your summit hunt?