Explore the wilderness within the city at Oslomarka, a vast natural area within Oslo set aside for recreation. The sloping, wooded lands include eight separate sections: Vestmarka, Barumsmarka, Krokskogen, Nordmarka, Romeriksasene, Lillomarka, Ostmarka, and Sormarka. Together, they take up an area twice the size of New York City. Head here to enjoy the natural wonders that Norway has to offer, located just outside the city center. Mostly undisturbed forests and hills, these areas make great places for walking, hiking, jogging, biking, and cross-country skiing. Enjoy the extensive network of routes here, as well as swimming and fishing in the lakes. Stop by one of the several cabins dispersed throughout for fresh cinnamon buns and hot coffee. Make Oslomarka a centerpiece of your Oslo vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Oslo journey planner.
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I was raised in Oslo and have lived there many years. When I go back to visit my country now, I can't skip a tour or five.... on ski or foot at Frognerseteren....
I was raised in Oslo and have lived there many years. When I go back to visit my country now, I can't skip a tour or five.... on ski or foot at Frognerseteren.... more »
Frognesteren was easily accessible by the Metro. Fantastic views and a gorgeous restaurant and Cafe at the top. The Metro also takes you to the Ski Jump Museum but we could see the jump and didn't..... more
Frognesteren was easily accessible by the Metro. Fantastic views and a gorgeous restaurant and Cafe at the top. The Metro also takes you to the Ski Jump Museum but we could see the jump and didn't..... more »
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