Go to content Go to navigation
Map
Lillehammer

Rock carvings at Lillehammer

Rock carvings at Lillehammer Photo: Jarle Johansen Rock carvings at Lillehammer Photo: Jarle Johansen
Rock carvings at Lillehammer Photo: Jarle Johansen
Rock carvings at Lillehammer Photo: Jarle Johansen

Contact information

Description

In Lillehammer, Oppland, west of the river Lågen and some 1.5 km from the Brunlaug bridge, you will find 11 petroglyphs. The carvings are difficult to reach when the river is flooded. Seven of the petroglyphs could be depicting elks, but the rest are more ambiguous. The carvings are narrow and not very deep, with the largest measuring 45 cm across.
Close
Embed this article

Copy and paste this code into your blog/website

Preview

Rock carvings at Lillehammer - Photo: Jarle Johansen

Rock carvings at Lillehammer

In Lillehammer, Oppland, west of the river Lågen and some 1.5 km from the Brunlaug bridge, you will find 11 petroglyphs. The carvings are difficult to...

Rock carvings at Lillehammer

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

Shopping in the Lillehammer Region

Make sure you pay a visit to Lillehammer’s charming pedestrian precinct – voted the most delightful of its kind by Kamille magazine.

Tourist information for the Gudbrandsdalen Valley

Visit a tourist information office to help plan your holiday in the Gudbrandsdalen Valley.

Getting to the Lillehammer Region and around

The Lillehammer region lies 180 kilometres north of Oslo, and is easy accessible by train, coach and car.

Key facts about Gudbrandsdalen

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

Where to stay in the Lillehammer Region

Choose from several hotels in Lillehammer center, stay in an old cotter's farm in the Gudbrandsdalen Valley, or spend the night at the Ice Hotel.

The Gudbrandsdalen Valley

Gudbrandsdalen is surrounded by the national parks of Jotunheimen, Rondane and Dovrefjell, and is known for medieval farms, good skiing and hiking.
TEXT ADS
  • Ad
  • Ad
  • Ad
  • Ad
Ad
Ad

Subscribe to newsletter