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Preikestolen BaseCamp, which is idyllically located near the shore of Refsvatnet lake and the main trail to Preikestolen, is just 30 minutes from Stavanger. As a guest at the BaseCamp, you can enjoy a variety of land and water-based outdoor activities such as hiking, swimming, and lake paddling. It's close proximity to Stavanger allows you to combine your BaseCamp holiday with urban day trips to cultural attractions. There are many overnight accommodation options at Preikestolen BaseCamp, from hotel comfort to glamping and rustic cabin charm. Your stay can be even more exciting if you choose more than one!

Experience peace and tranquility at the BaseCamp's remote and idyllic WaterCamp. Sleep in a hammock, cook dinner on the campfire and enjoy the BaseCamp's wide range of exciting outdoor activities. The WaterCamp is located out in the peaceful and beautiful surroundings of Torsnes. The camp has a campfire shelter, a boathouse, and a covered pier. On the pier there is space to comfortably hang up to 15 hammocks, so you can rest just above the water and enjoy the views over Refsvatnet lake and Preikestolen BaseCamp. This is the perfect place for friends, groups and families!  The WaterCamp is a great base for other outdoor activities such as canoeing, kayaking, SUP (Stand Up Paddling), climbing, swimming and fishing. The camp is rented out to private groups and is ready for use upon arrival, including all necessary equipment.

WaterCamp rental includes the following:

– Private use of WaterCamp's pier, campfire pavilion and toilet / outhouse – Use of up to 3 canoes + necessary equipment – Equipment necessary for cooking over the campfire – Hammocks – Firewood – Parking



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Preikestolen Basecamp (Norwegian Experience) in Ryfylke

See everything Preikestolen Basecamp (Norwegian Experience) in Ryfylke has to offer


  • Preikestolvegen 521
  • 4100 JØRPELAND
51 74 20 74


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Green certifications

WaterCamp at Preikestolen BaseCamp has received certification for its environmental efforts from:
  • MiljøfyrtårnMiljøfyrtårn
Environmental certification of private and public enterprises, also tourism.

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