Gjendesheim DNT

Gjendebu is DNT’s oldest tourist lodge, built in 1871. Its located at the bank on the West of Gjende lake, at 990 m.a.s.l. The lodge has 119 beds, good room standard and shared showers and toilets facilities. Take the boat from Gjendesheim to the end of the lake and enjoy a night or two at Gjendebu!

About:

Gjendesheim has a total of 180 beds. Both rooms for 2 persons and 4-persons are available, in addition to single and dormitory rooms. The cabin has been staffed by DNT since 1878, and is located next to Gjendebåten and is the starting point for the famous Besseggen hike.

Dinner is served every day at 18.00 and 20.00 during the winter, and 19.00 and 21.00 during the summer. Gjendesheim offers a great food experience based on local traditions and locally produced food.


Facilities:

Beds: 185
Restaurant: Yes

Contact:

Address: Gjendevegen 200
Phone number: +47 612 38 910
E-mail: [email protected]

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Our products at Gjendesheim DNT

Discover Jotunheimen: Red Route (8-days)
Expand on your “Green Route” with a guided hike over the Besseggen ridge, and an extra day with a guided hike to the Uranostind glacier.
Included Hiking Board: Breakfast, Lunch to go & Dinner

Discover Jotunheimen: Black Route (8-days)
Join us for some of the highlights in Jotunheimen. Uranostind, Besseggen and Østre Torfinnstind! We support you with a guide and equipment for the two most demanding hikes.
Hiking Board: Breakfast, Lunch to go & Dinner

Historical Route Jotunheimen (5-days)
Follow the path of the pioneers in Norway’s mountaineering history on the historical route from Gjendesheim to Eidsbugarden, through Jotunheimen National Park.
Hiking Board: Breakfast, Lunch to go & Dinner

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Discover Besseggen: Gjendesheim (2-days)
Catch Valdresekspressen from the central busterminal in the middle of Oslo, and a few hours later you will find yourself in the home of giants. Besseggen is one of the most known and famous hikes in Norway! Join the tour and find out why!
Hiking Board: Breakfast, Lunch to go & Dinner

Discover Jotunheimen: Besseggen and Svartdal (4-days)
Try the Jotunheimen highlight combination of two of the best hikes in the area, Svartdalen and Besseggen. The tour is a great fit for hikers in good physical condition and with some previous hiking experience.
Included Hiking Board: Breakfast, Lunch to go & Dinner

Grand Tour Jotunheimen (10-days)
The Grand Jotunheimen route, perfect for the expert hiker who wants to see it all. The route does not offer luggage transportation and is tailored with the experienced hikers in mind.
Included Hiking Board: Breakfast, Lunch to go & Dinner

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