Go to content Go to navigation
What's close to you?
Visit Norway tells you what's happening near by, where you are.
Lillehammer

Birkebeinerløypa (Sjusjøen-Lillehammer) 15 km

Birkebeinerløypa (Sjusjøen-Lillehammer) 15 km Photo: Jørgen Skaug
Birkebeinerløypa (Sjusjøen-Lillehammer) 15 km Photo: Jørgen Skaug
The Birkebeiner Trail runs from Rena to Lillehammer and is 54 km long.

Contact information

Description

The Birkebeiner Trail runs from Rena to Lillehammer and is 54 km long.
Get the bus to Sjusjøen, and you can enjoy a gentle ski trip back to Lillehammer along one of the world’s most famous cross-country ski trails. The trail features a number of excellent downhill sections with long, flat marches in between.
Along the way is the Mesna watercourse – ideal for a break. Here you can enjoy the peace and quiet in legendary surroundings.

Green travel

Birkebeinerløypa (Sjusjøen-Lillehammer) 15 km has obtained certification for their environmental efforts by:

Eco-lighthouse Environmental certification of private and public enterprises, also tourism Green travel

Categories

  • Sports Sports
  • Tour suggestions Tour suggestions
  • Skiing Skiing

Facilities

  • Classification

    • eco-lighthouse
  • Nature and terrain

    • difference in altitude (340 meter)
  • Grading

    • challenging
  • Duration

    • 3 hours
Close
Embed this article

Copy and paste this code into your blog/website

Preview

Birkebeinerløypa (Sjusjøen-Lillehammer) 15 km - Photo: Jørgen Skaug

Birkebeinerløypa (Sjusjøen-Lillehammer) 15 km

The Birkebeiner Trail runs from Rena to Lillehammer and is 54 km long. Get the bus to Sjusjøen, and you can enjoy a gentle ski trip back to Lillehamme...

Birkebeinerløypa (Sjusjøen-Lillehammer) 15 km

Source: Visitnorway

Disclaimer

This site includes information about products and services provided by third parties. Whilst Innovation Norway endeavours to ensure that all information on the site is accurate, we cannot be held responsible or liable for any claims caused by information supplied on this website. Prices and availability are subject to change without notice. You should always check the accuracy of the information provided with the relevant supplier. Innovation Norway is under no circumstances responsible for the contents of external web pages linking to its website. Legal disclaimer.

Ad
Ad

More about this area

Winter in the Lillehammer region

Lillehammer is one of the oldest winter sport destinations in Norway and offers excellent opportunities for alpine and cross-country skiing.

Attractions in the Lillehammer Region

Have fun in the Hunderfossen Family Park, explore the Olympic Museum and arenas or visit the Maihaugen open air museum.

Peer Gynt by Lake Gålå

Gålå's breathtaking nature and Edward Grieg’s music make ‘Peer Gynt by Lake Gålå’ the most authentic way to experience Norway’s national drama.

Key facts about Gudbrandsdalen

The Gudbandsdalen area consists of a main valley, with the smaller valleys of Gausdal, Espedalen, Vinstradalen, Heidal and Ottadalen.

Winter at Hafjell

Hafjell is a large and complete alpine ski center with a varied selection of runs. The center is located 10 miles from Lillehammer.

Restaurants and nightlife in the Lillehammer Region

Enjoy local delicacies at Kulturstua i Ro, Sygard Grytting or Lillehammer Bryggeri. The choice of restaurants is vast.
TEXT ADS
  • Ad
  • Ad
  • Ad
  • Ad
Ad
Ad

Subscribe to newsletter