Grindatjednet Cross-Country Skiing

  • Photo: Kjell Arne Berntsen

Essential info

  • Destination: Valdres
  • Season: January–March
  • Difficulty: Medium
  • Distance: 10.4 kilometers (out‑and‑back)
  • Elevation Gain: 410 meters
  • Duration: 3.5 hours

About Grindatjednet

Trip of trail prepared with scooter and track adds. This is a nice trip in beautiful landscape with gorgeous mountains as a backdrop.

The trail up to Grindatjednet (1135 meters above sea level) starts directly at the car park approximately 800 meters above sea level. The trail follows the road up Søvelbakkane. At the trail crossing follow the trail to the right over Skavlen and further under Ginder. Steady climb to 1200 meters above sea level. At Grindatjednet (1135 meters above sea level) the trail runs to the left towards Helin. On the return down from Helin the trail follows the road back to the starting point.

The trip is 11 km.

Getting there: Drive E16 to Grindaheim in Vang and follow signs towards Helin/Smådalen. Heli road is plowed up to Stakstebakken (toll).


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