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First Camp Lunde - Telemark


Slusevegen 21, 3825, Lunde

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Canoeing on the Telemark Canal at First Camp Lunde - Telemark
  • Canoeing on the Telemark Canal at First Camp Lunde - Telemark
  • Canoeing on the Telemark Canal at First Camp Lunde - Telemark
  • motorhome pitch at First Camp Lunde - Telemark
  • motorhome pitch at First Camp Lunde - Telemark
  • Canoe and kayak rental at First Camp Lunde - Telemark
  • Canoe and kayak rental at First Camp Lunde - Telemark
  • new service building with toilets and showers that are also adapted for guests with disabilities
  • wheelchair accessible
  • toilets that are adapted for guests with disabilities at First Camp Lunde - Telemark
  • 2 ladies, one of whom is in a wheelchair, goes for a walk on First Camp Lunde - Telemark


First Camp Lunde - Telemark is located right by the Telemark Canal with Lunde lock and lock park as the nearest neighbor.

Large campsite for motorhomes, caravans and tents
The campsite has large defined spaces for motorhomes, caravans and tents. Most motorhome and caravan pitches have gravel space with a lawn in front. There is electricity and water at all places. At the campsite you will also find a new sanitary building with shower and toilet.

First Camp Lunde - Telemark is adapted for guests with disabilities
Here you will find a new universally designed service building. All roads on the site are suitable for wheelchairs and the blind / partially sighted. The surface is hard-packed gravel with lawn around which provides good edge marking and minimal height differences.

Here is an overview of what has been arranged:
• First Camp Lunde - Telemark supports the "Hidden Disabilities Sunflower"
• 3 HC-friendly rooms with larger bathroom and HC toilet, otherwise threshold-free and large enough rooms in the entire sanitary building A for small wheelchairs
Sanitary building A has a light sensor over all doors that lights up green when the room is vacant and furniture has been chosen with good contrasts in mind for the visually impaired.
• All showers have 2 glass walls that are hinged to be able to open and provide extra space if needed
• The camping areas are flat with gravel and or lawn

Activities at the campsite and nearby
At First Camp Lunde - Telemark you can rent both bicycles and canoes / kayaks. There are many marked cycling and hiking routes in the area or if you like you can go paddling on the Telemark Canal.

It is about 400 meters to Lunde lock café inn and 1 km to Lunde center. In Lunde you will find, among other things, a varied selection of shops, restaurants, train and bus connections.



  • canal paddling
  • cycling
  • fishing possibilities
  • Guided tour
  • lock
  • nature trails
  • paddling


  • canoe

Camping and cottage

  • all camping allowed
  • campsite - serviced
  • caravan sites
  • power socket
  • tent piches

Disabled persons

  • Access- reduced mobility/wheelchairs
  • suitable for the disabled

General facilities

  • café
  • outdoor parking - free
  • shop


  • bicycles
  • canoe
  • lavvo (Sami tent)


  • valley/river area



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    Recent Reviews:

    • thomasdleeuw
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Great bicycle rental and routes
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 15th August 2019
      I wanted to take a bicycle trip along the Telemarkkanal and Google led me to the camping for my bike rental. I got a terrific atb, strong and fast. For 225 NOK a day, I think that's a great deal... Read full review
    • BlueberryCap
      Oslo, Norway
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Awesome place to rent kayaks in Telemark
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 31st July 2022
      We rented some kayaks in July and had an awesome trip down the Telemark Canal. Amazing nature and very friendly people/service. Very few other people made it very easy to find excellent camping spots... Read full review
    • hjgoldsmith
      New Rochelle, New York
      Ask questions before taking bikes!
      4 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 22nd August 2023
      We rented bikes from Kanalcamping, we did not stay there. The bikes were fine though the teenager who checked us in left me to pump up the tires. They recommended a route that had "a few hills... Read full review

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    Tel: 915 75 421

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