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Sjoa Familierafting and Sjoa Climbing Park are located in Gudbrandsdalen between Sjoa and Otta, right up to the river Gudbrandsdalslågen.
We have the best location for rafting on Gudbrandsdalslågen.

Distances to Sjoa Familierafting and Sjoa Climbing Park

Oslo 280 km
Trondheim 250 km
Bergen 487 km
Otta 7 km
Vinstra 21 km
Sjoa by E6 4 km

Do you travel collectively

You can come to us by train from the north or from the south. The nearest station is Otta.

You can also come to us by bus. Check if the bus stops at Sjoa or at Varphaugen, and if it does not stop at any of these places, then there is a disembarkation at Otta.

Pick-up at Otta station must be planned with us in advance.

By car

By car south from follow the E6 4 km north of Sjoa. By car north from follow the E6 south 7 km south of Otta.

From the west (Lom, Stryn, Parish): Drive to Otta, then 7 km south on the E6, then we are on the right hand side.

From Fagernes, Beitostølen, Gjende: Drive FV 51 north to Randsverk. Here you turn right towards Sjoa, FV 257 and follow it all the way to the town Sjoa. Drive north on the E6, then we are on the left hand side after 4 km.

about us


Sjoa Familierafting Sjoa Climbing Park are located in scenic surroundings in Varphaugen with a unique and idyllic location right next to the river Gudbrandsdalslågen. This means that we have the best starting point for family rafting, and that we can offer more child-friendly nature experiences on site.

The area around us


There are many opportunities in the area around Varphaugen and Sjoa Familierafting and Sjoa Climbing Park. With our beautiful location between Jotunheimen National Park and Rondane National Park, this provides opportunities for day trips with children in fantastic mountain terrain. It is a short way to Dovrefjell for muskox safaris, or to Heidal for mountain riding. It is also not very far to Glittersjå Fjellgård.

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