Information on the checkpoint: A well-organised check point with all facilities any musher and handler can desire and also accessible and interessting to the general public.
Head of checkpoint: Jan Carlo Antonsen
Organiser of check point: Grimsbu Turistsenter and local volunteers
The check point offers:
Sleeping hall for the participants (free of charge)
Roms and cabins for rent from the Grimsbu Turistsenter.
Phone: (+47) 62 49 35 29 or 91 57 41 34
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web site: www.grimsbu.no
Shops available in the area:
Minishop at the Grimsbu Turistsenter. Various shops in Folldal, 11 km from the checkpoint.
Nearest petrol station:
Best petrol station in Folldal 11 km from the checkpoint.
Driving instructions for public and handlers:
Tynset checkpoint to Grimsbu checkpoint: Go though Tynset centre and take road E3 in a southward direction and after about 21km take a left onto RV29. Take this road for 29km til Grimsbu. The checkpoint is at the Grimsbu Turistsenter on the right hand side of the road and is well visible.
Total distance: about 50km
GPS coordinates of Grimsbu checkpoint: 62.155221N, 10.171273E