Ramshøgda Hiking Trail

Hiking to the top

  • Mot Muen fra Ramshøgda

    Mot Muen fra Ramshøgda

Essential info

  • Destination: Venabygdsfjellet
  • Season: June-October
  • Difficulty: Medium
  • Distance: 9.2 kilometers (out‑and‑back)
  • Elevation Gain: 410 meters
  • Duration: 3-5 hours

About Ramshøgda

Store Ramshøgda is located in Stor-Elvdal and is one of the highest peaks on Venabygdsfjellet, which is easy to reach in a few hours.

Getting there

Drive car in FV 27, past Muen, and stop at the parking lot on the left after Muvatn, and on the border to Hedmark county.

Trail description

From the parking lot, you enter the gravel road to Ramshytta at the end of the road. In there you can also cycle, or stroll by stroller. Then follow the T-marked path up steep hill with the marked cliffs, Ramstindan, to the left. At the top of the plateau, turn right on the unmarked path to the top of Ramshøgda (1,463 meters) with nice views. Go back the same way. The area at the shepherd's cottage towards Ramstindan is calcareous with a rich flora of i.a. Dryas. With the exception of the steep slopes on the T-trail up from the shepherd's hut, the hike is quite easy. There is little rock. The road is closed for regular driving.


Fishing license for all the water on Venabygdsfjellet, you can buy at Lundebutikken.

If you want a paper map for the trip, you can download it in PDF and print.

A map with all tours you can buy at Lundes shop.

Where to stay

On the Venabygdsfjellet in Gudbrandsdalen you will find Lundes; a family business with a heart to deliver experiences and services tailored to each guest. We have rentals of cabins and apartments of all sizes; in the middle of what many call "Norway's most beautiful hiking terrain". You can rent cottages in Lundegrenda, or apartments in Lundegard. At Lundekroa we serve good food, and what you need in the mountains can be found in Lundeshop or at Kiwi.

There are many opportunities; and the choice is yours. Welcome to the mountains!

Also check out webcam at the top of Trabelifjellet,

Book a cabin or apartment at Lundes, centrally on Venabygdsfjellet


Questions or comments? Let us know.

Download trail descriptions, maps, and guides in the Outtt app.

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