Musk Ox Safari
If you join a guided tour, you are almost certain to see these primeval animals in Dovrefjell, and the guide will keep you safe and give you plenty of time to study and photograph the majestic king of Dovrefjell.
The Musk Ox Trail
Dovrefjell is the realm of the musk ox. Norway’s only population of musk oxen is found in Dovrefjell. Following the signposted Musk Ox Trail will give you good possibilities of seeing these shaggy primeval animals.
The Musk Ox Code of Conduct
Unlike other animals that run away when threatened, musk oxen do not try to flee if they sense danger. They attack. Therefore, it’s a good idea to familiarize yourself with the Musk Ox Code of Conduct before visiting them.
Musk Oxen History
Musk oxen originally come from Alaska, Canada and Greenland. So why are they living in Dovrefjell?
Food and accommodation
There are many fine accommodation venues and eateries in and around the Dovrefjell mountain range. We have gathered some of the recommended venues here so you can focus on your wildlife experience.
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Where do musk oxen live?
In the Dovrefjell mountain range in the municipalities of Dovre and Oppdal.