The iconic musk ox has its natural habitat in Dovrefjell National Park which is easily accessible from Hjerkinn, about a one hour drive from Rondane River Lodge. You can search for musk ox on your own but can increase your chances significantly when being accommpanied by a knowledgeable guide. There are good opportunities to spot also grouse, plover and maybe even a flock of wild reindeer.
Guided 5-6 hours musk ox safari:
Daily from 20/06 until 20/08 at 10 AM. Other periods on request.
450 NOK per adult and 225 NOK per child 6-12 years old when booked in advance
495 NOK per adult and 250 NOK per child 6-12 years old for drop-in
The hike requires a good physical condition and is suitable for children as from 6 years old. Food and warm/water repellent clothing should be brought.