Gjelten Bru Camping
Alvdal is a pretty village at the foot of Tronfjell mountain.
The village stretches out on the valley floor along the rivers Folla and Glomma, which divide the two main excursion areas, Østkjølen and Alvdal Vestfjell.Gjelten Bru Camping is in an idyllic location near the river Folla. A quiet family campsite with 13 cabins, 45 electrical hitch-up points for mobile homes and camper vans, modern toilet block adapted for disabled guests, kiosk, information desk, TV lounge, grocery shop and large play area for children (school sports field). Good fishing and swimming. Good centre for many sights and activities. The campsite is open all year.
SIGHTS: Aukrust centre - Aukrust monument - Husantunet - Tronfjellet - Jutulhogget - Einunndalen - Alvdal Vestfjell - Røros.
ACTIVITIES: Fishing - the Glomma and Folla are teeming with fish and popular with anglers. Numerous mountain lakes with good fishing. Hunting - small game hunting possible. Nature and cultural heritage trails- marked trails with fascinating sights. Tronsvangen nature trail, Langodden heritage discovery trail, nature walks on Tronfjell mountain. Hiking tours - Alvdal Vestfjell. Hang-gliding. Rowing boats, canoes, Kayaking - rivers and lakes in wonderful scenery. Sport and Games - school sports field at Gjelten Bru Camping. Ski trails - 120 km of prepared trails. Savalen - artificial ice rink, downhill and cross-country skiing with floodlit trails. Grimsbu in Folldal - ski jumps and floodlit trails. Ice fishing.
Welcome to Alvdal! We hope your stay is enjoyable and exciting.