The mighty Briksdal Glacier is part of the Jostedal Glacier national park. From a height of 1200 metres the wild glacier drops right down into the narrow, fertile Briksdalen – a sight which attracts 300,000 visitors from all over the world every year.
CAFÉ WITH A VIEW
Enjoy a tasty meal after your trip up to the glacier. We can offer juicy mountain trout or a hearty sandwiche, amongs other meals. Everything comes with a view of the spectacular peaks and cascading glacial rivers.
MENU Copious menu of hot and cold dishes. Coffee and cakes.
CAPACITY Seat more than 550 persons.
PLACEMENT In the Mountain Lodge.
We tailor individual parties and lunch groups to your requirements.
In the Souvenir Shop right next door to the Mountain Lodge you can find beautiful mementos of Briksdal.Tax Free.
Overnight accommodation with hotel standard and a spectacular view to a wonderful scenery. Here you'll sleep soundly.
Follow the trail to see how the Briksdal Glacier has formed the Olden Valley over numerous ice ages. See first-hand the smoothly ground mountainsides and luxuriant vegetation on the valley floor. You’ll be surprised at the wide variety of beautiful flowers growing there!
Handy to have: The informative booklet “Briksdal Natursti, ei vandring i geologien, glasiologien og botanikken” (Briksdal nature trail, a ramble in geology, glaciology and botany), on sale in the Souvenir Shop.
Also on sale in the Souvenir Shop is an interesting booklet on geology, authored by Professor (FH) Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Stehpan Winkler.