Megårdsdammen Hiking

Nice tour to an idyllically pond

Essential info

  • Destination: Lesja
  • Season: April–November
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Distance: 3.3 kilometers (out‑and‑back)
  • Elevation Gain: 10 meters
  • Duration: 2–2.5 hours

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About Megårdsdammen

Enjoy a relaxing walk along the gravel road to the idyllic pond with views to the mountaintops Kongen and Dronninga (King and Queen).

Getting there

Parking at Trollstigen camping and guesthouse. This is alos the starting point.

Trail description

Follow the road app. 600 m towards Åndalsnes until the first road to the left. Follow gravel road to Istra bridge and further inward to the junction, take the pathway to the right for 200 m until reaching Megårdsdammen. The area is fenced. A traditional shelter, benches, bonfire site and long tables is available for everyone to use.   

Facts

Fishing in the pond is strictly prohibited!

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