Viewpoint | Vegaskjelet along Sognefjellet


2686, Lom

Tel: +47 61 21 29 90

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The viewpoint Vegaskjelet has the form of a lay-by where the road turns towards Leirvassbu lodge in the Sognefjellet mountains.

The viewing point has been placed directly off the car park to rise above the trees and the undergrowth. From this unique platform, you have a view of the 2,000-metre peaks of Skarsnebb and Steinetind and the valley Leirdalen.

Wheelchair accessible.

Architect: Carl-Viggo Hølmebakk

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GPS, Vegaskjelet: 61.66540473, 8.18466321


Leirvassbu | Mountain Lodge, LomLeirvassbu is a mountain lodge in Jotunheimen, situated by the lake Leirvatnet, just below the characteristic mountain Kyrkja, and is an excellent base camp and starting point for mountain walking, climbing peaks, glacier walking and spring skiing.

Sognefjellshytta | Mountain Lodge, LomSognefjellshytta is situated 1,400 meters above sea level at the NorwegianScenic Route Sognefjellet, northern Europe’s highest mountain pass.

Path to the glacier front of Storbreen glacier, LomPath to the glacier front of Storbreen glacier in the Leirdalen valley. Information board at the bridge across the river Leira. Easy walk in open fields, 2 hours up.

Viewpoint | Sognefjellet, LomAt Sognefjellshytta there is established a viewpoint where you can take a stop, stretch your legs, go for a small walk and get an impression of the Jotunheimen National Park.

The artwork at Mefjellet, LomThe stone sculpture by Knut Wold at Mefjellet is one of many attractions along the National Scenic Route Sognefjellet. 

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