This road between eastern and western Norway, which dates back over 100 years, is an experience in its own right. Old stone walls meticulously crafted by hand and long rows of guard stones define the character of the road leading across the mountain plateau.
Grotli, at the eastern end of the road, had long been a meeting place for travellers from east and west, and it was also visited by many cruise tourists eager to experience Norwegian mountain scenery.
This scenic drive changes with the seasons, from high snow banks along the roadside in early summer to the splendid colours of autumn. National Tourist Route Gamle Stynefjellsvegen runs from Grotli to Videsæter, a total distance of 27 kilometres (County Road 258).
The road is closed in winter. It opens in June and remains open until the first snowfall.
About the series
The map series includes 18 titles, one for each of the Public Roads Administration defined 'National scenic routes' with descriptions and photographs shown on a map. The maps include information on attractions, places to stay and eat, viewpoints and marks places with spectacular scenery.
All information is presented in three languages (Norwegian, English and German)
|Series||Nordeca National Tourist Routes|
|Product Type||Folded Map|
|Dimensions||14.0cm x 26.0cm x 1.0cm|
|Language||Norwegian, English, German|
|Item weight||0.18 Kg|
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