Gjendebu Mountain Lodge (DNT)

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About Gjendebu

Gjendebu is the oldest Norwegian Mountain Touring Association cabin and opened first time in 1871. The cabin lies 995 metres above sea level, by the western end of the lake Gjende, centrally located in the middle of Jotunheimen. Gjendebu is accessible by hiking along marked trails, or by boat over Gjende from Gjendesheim.

After hiking your Besseggen trip from Gjendesheim to Memurubu, you can extend the hike from Memurubu to Gjendebu across Bukkelægret.

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About Gjendebu DNT

  • Type: DNT Cabin
  • Beds: 119
  • Full Service
  • Shared facilities
  • Restaurant
  • Season:
    • Summer: June – October
    • Winter: February – May

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