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The Jutulhogget Canyon. An amazing place to visit!

I have visited the canyon, the largest in Scandinavia, many times. I grew up in Alvdal. It is made... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Per L
Spectacular views of the canyon

This is a well known place for Norwegians and one of the largest canyons in Northern Europe. You... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
Pnyhagen
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Oslo, Norway
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2 Oct 2017
“The Jutulhogget Canyon. An amazing place to visit!”
18 Aug 2017
“Spectacular views of the canyon ”
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Northern Europe's largest canyon, wich was formed during the last Ice Age, around 10, 000 years ago. You may experience the Jutulhogget Canyon on foot by descending the precipitious path, or you may enjoy the view right up on its edge.
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Jutulhogget, Alvdal 2560, Norway
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

I have visited the canyon, the largest in Scandinavia, many times. I grew up in Alvdal. It is made from melting water after the last ice-age. In Østerdalen, it is a legend that it was made by a huge troll, a "jutul", with an axe....More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

This is a well known place for Norwegians and one of the largest canyons in Northern Europe. You come very close by car. Just a few minutes walk to information site by the canyon. You can easily walk on good track as far we saw....More

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Reviewed 2 September 2015

Amazing canton in the Østerdalen of Norway. Easy access from mainroad. Good for hiking and photos. I recommend a stop here. Its a toll road, dont know if we have to pay to get to Jurulhogget, but to be sure, we paid.

Thank AnneogMorten
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Great place to visit when you drive E3 in Østerdalen. The site is close to the main road. Jutulhogget is the largest canyon in Northen Europe, and it is an impressiv view from the top. Drive past the first parking place and stop a little...More

Thank Hilde N
Reviewed 11 June 2015

This "canyon" is important and interesting because of how it was formed. Good information for tourists at the site. Not far from the main road (E3) - about one kilometre.

Thank buranbill
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Nice place to explore since its just by the Riksveg, its a canyon made by a glacier/river disaster, if you drive østerdalen it is absolutely worth visiting this site once. The visit do not take more than 5-15 minutes, and you can take a nice...More

Thank Martin G F
Reviewed 5 August 2014

The Jutulhogget canyon is a nice "hidden" treasure in the Norwegian mountains, mainly because it is virtually not at all signposted or advertised. As a beautiful geological formation it is, however, well worth a visit if you drive along road 3 close to Barkald. It...More

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