Lågvassbua (cabin)
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Lågvassbua (cabin)

Lågvassbua, which is rented out by Steinkjer kommuneskoger - Ogndalsbruket KF, can accommodate 6 people and is located in Skjækra conservation area, not far from Blåfjella-Skjækerfjella National Park. Norway's geographical midpoint is close by and is a natural hiking destination.

About the cabin and its location

The cabin is 30 m2 and has 1 bedroom and is of good standard. The cabin is divided in two with half for hire and an open section. In the open section hikers can stay without booking.

Marked path from the parking right up to the cabin, 70% of this is continuous railway sleepers.

Lågvassbua is situated remotely by itself with a fabulous view oover Lågvatnet (lake) towards south, Lågvassfjellet (mountain) towards west and "Skækerhatten" majestically towards east. The mountain terrain is simple and easy to hike in.

Fishing and Hiking
For hunting, fishing, cloudberry marshes and recreational opportunities, this is an absolute paradise.

A boat is included in the rent and is located in a boat house. Free rod - and otter fishing in all lakes in Steinkjer municipality's property. The tenant can also set 3 pieces of fishing nets in Lågvatnet for free, fishing nets and and ice drill in the cabin.

There are, in addition, many well-marked trails and hiking destinations such as Norway Geographic Midpoint close to Skjækervatnet.

Buy hiking maps in our web-shop:
Turkart – Blåfjella – Skjækerfjella og Lierne Nasjonalparker
Turkart Skjækra
Norges Midtpunkt

Booking the cabin
The cabin can booked online on Inatur.

Key to be collected at the reception at Steinkjer Town Hall Steinkjer between 0800-1530, Innherred Tourist office in Steinkjer between at. 08.30 to 16.00 Mon-Fri., Or by appointment at night.

From Steinkjer (City Hall), drive 42 km in the direction Ogndal along RV 762, stick to the main road right up to the large parking area (krokbekken). From here you reach the cabin by foot.

If cancelled a minimum of 10% of the rental fee will be charged. If cancelled less than 30 days before the rental aggreement starts, 25% will be charged. If cancelled less than 15 days before the rental agreement starts, 50% will be charged. If cancelled less than 3 days before the rental agreement starts, there will be no refunds paid.

  • Camping and cottage
    • Bed linen: Dyner og puter i hytta. Laken, pute- og dynetrekk må medbringes/ Pillows and duvets in the cabin. Bring own pillowcase and duvet covers, sheets.
    • Electricity: Nei. Oppvarming med vedovn/No. Heatig with fire place.
    • Flush toilets
  • Classification
    • Ecotourism Norway
  • Kitchen and household
    • Cooking facilities: Propan - trebluss/Propane - gas
    • Kitchen equipment: Utstyr til 10 pers/Kitchen equipment for 10 people
  • Nature and terrain
    • Water: Hentes i bekk ved hytta/Collect water in the brook by the cabin.
  • Other accommodation
    • Cabins may be booked in advance
  • Type of animal
    • Pets: Tillatt/permitted