The Troll Trail
Rondane - Lillehammer - 9 days/approx. 170 KM
The Troll Trail offers excellent skiing terrain in magnificent surroundings.
This is a continuous marked ski trail, which passes south, through miles of untouched nature. It starts at Høvringen, next to the Rondane National Park, and runs south via the mountains of Ringebu to the Olympic town, Lillehammer.
Track and skis:
There are opportunities for ski rental at Høvringen.
Tour with guide:
Day by day program
Direct bus from Oslo Airport Gardermoen to Høvringen, dep. at 14:00 hr., arrival Høvringen 18.30.
Dinner and accommodation at Rondane Haukliseter Mountain Hotel - 2 nights.
Today you have the possibility to explore the terrain and tracks of Høvringen
Day 3 Monday: Høvringen - Kvamsfjellet - 28 km - Easy day-trip.
Easy day trip in high mountain terrain. Part of the trail is prepared, except for the trail in the Rondane National Park.
Day 4 Tuesday: Kvamsfjellet - Venabygdsfjellet - 33 km - Hard day trip.
Parts of the trail pass through high mountain terrain. A slightly upward climb the first part from Kvamsfjellet. Only parts of the trail is groomed.
Dinner and accommodation at Venabu Mountain hotel.
Day 5 Wednesday: Venabygdsfjellet to Øksendalen - 25 km - Easy day trip.
Easy trail in open high mountain terrain. Parts of the trail is groomed.
Dinner and accommodation (in huts / apartments) at Friisvegen Tourist centre.
Day 6 Thursday: Øksendalen - Vetåbu - 21 km - Easy day trip.
Easy day trip through open birch forest. The trail is partly groomed.
Accommodation at Vetåbu, LOT/ DNT-cabin (self-service cabin).
Day 7 Friday: Vetåbu - Pellestova - 36 km - Medium day trip.
Varied trail in partly open woodland.
Dinner and accommodation at Pellestova Hotel Hafjell
Day 8 Saturday: Pellestova - Nordseter - Lillehammer - 25/30 km. Easy day trip.
Easy trail in flat and open terrain. Groomed tracks to Lillehammer. (via Sjusjøen + 5 km.)
Accommodation at Lillehammer Hostel and Hotel
Day 9 Sunday: Departure Lillehammer.
Breakfast. Train to Oslo Airport Gardermoen (depart every hour)
Prices and Dates
Tour dates 2017: (Saturday - next Sunday )
Selfguided with luggagetransport :
1) 25. February - 5. March 2017 (Week 9)
2) Extra Tour 9 March - 17 March ( Thursday to Friday)
4) 18. - 26. March 2017 (Week 12)
6) 01. - 09. April 2017 ( week 14)
7) 08. - 16. April 2017 ( Easter)
For groups: other dates on request - min. 4 - 6 Persons.
Singel Supplement: NOK 1 920,-
(Book early discount / before 1. December 2016: discount of NOK 250,- per. person).
· 6 x nights/breakfast, dinner, self made lunch pack and thermos refills at each stop
· 1x night on the DNT cabin, multi-beded-room, including ingredients for breakfast, dinner, self made lunch pack and thermos refill
· 1x night double room/ breakfast in Lillehammer (NB! no dinner and lunchpacket the last night)
· Luggage transport between the hotels (1 piece per. Person)
Day 1 - Arrival: Direct bus from Oslo Airport Gardermoen, departure 14.00, arr. Høvringen 18.30.
Day 9 - Depart: Train Lillehammer - Oslo Gardermoen Airport, depart every hour from Lillehammer - 2 hours to Oslo Airport Gardermoen.
Extra charge: From/to Oslo Airport Gardermoen - Oslo Central Station, NOK 100,- each way.
We charge extra for other arrival times than the regular time in the program.
Ski equipment is not included (NB! we recommend skis for mountain skiing - with half steel-edges)
Price NOK 750,- Complete ski equipment (skis with half steel-edges, shoes and poles) ,- incl. return of skis
Price NOK 650,- without shoes (SNS and NNN T3)
TROLL-TRAIL, SELFGUIDED, WITH TRANSFERS / WITHOUT LUGGAGETRANSPORT
Dates: on request. Ask for prices.
NB: Must be ordered in advance. Min 2 persons together.