The perfect starting point
With Ølsjølitoppen as a starting point, there are opportunities for activities and experiences.
It is a wonderful feeling to know that there are opportunities right outside the cabin door all year round, and that there are short distances to famous walks and sights in beautiful Valdres . Be inspired by some of the opportunities you have with a cabin on Ølsjølitoppen .
Tours for young and old
East of Ølsjølitoppen you will find Spåtind, the highest peak in Etnedal at 1414 m above sea level. This top you can climb with the cottage as a starting point.
There are many nice hiking opportunities in the easy-to-reach mountain terrain around Ølsjølitoppen suitable for young and old.
Langsua National Park is a nice place for walks in protected nature with a lot of animal and bird life.
Should you wish to embark on longer trips it is a short drive to peaks such as Mugnetind, Besseggen and Bitihorn.
It is well adapted for fishing in the lakes and rivers in the area.
With deep lakes, calm mountain lakes and flowing streams, the possibilities are many. Fish are put out in beer lake, Rotvollfjorden and Nordre Svarttjern, among others. Sebu-Røssjøen is also known for being a good fishing lake both summer and winter with gapahuk and bonfire site on the east side of the water.
Langsua National Park and Røssjøen Nature Reserve have many miles of rivers, waterways and water with natural fish population combined with fish being put out.
When you feel a nudge, there is the best chance that it is a mountain trout or char that has bitten on the hook.
Food and culture
Valdres In addition to the many activities, the many activities have traditional farms with animals on pastures, cabins and farms.
It provides the opportunity to taste locally produced food and experience farming up close. From Ølsjølitoppen For example, it is a short distance to Gamlestølen and Lenningen fjellstue.
I Valdres you will also find 6 of Norway's 28 remaining stave churches, making the valley of the region with the greatest concentration of stave churches in Norway.
You can experience the cultural heritage at Valdres folk museum, attend FRIKAR's spectacular show in Åbergjuvet or join one of the many cultural festivals in the area.
Should we have written down all the opportunities you have with Ølsjølitoppen as a starting point we had never finished, but we feel it is worth mentioning a few more things.
If you're tempted with some golf, we've got a little golf. Valdres Golf idyllically located by the Aurdalsfjord. The well-maintained course has nine holes with 18 holes and a clubhouse with cafè and proshop.
It is also worth mentioning that there are liquor stores and shopping opportunities in, among others, Bagn, Leira, Fagernes and convenience stores in Bruflat. In other words, you can safely stay at the cottage for extended periods.