Kvipt ­Gjestegard

Kvipt Gjestegard ligger i fjellbygda Birtedalen, på grensa mellom Fyresdal og Setesdal, 600 moh. Garden ligger omkranset av vakker og særegen natur, og er et eldorado for friluftsliv, jakt og fiske.

Kvipt Gjestegard lies in the mountain town of Birtedalen, on the border between Fyresdal and Setesdal, at 600 meters over sea level. The farm is surrounded by uniquely beautiful nature, and is an Eldorado for fishing, hunting, and other outdoor activities.

Kvipt is a meeting place for both locals and tourists, with tradition and culture dating all the way back to the middle ages. The location is open for bookings, events, hunting, and cabin rentals year round. During the weekends of the summer vacation we serve cured meats and cream porridge, coffee, desert pancakes, ice cream and soda.

Trip tips

Kviptefjell (903 m) , Nasefjell (916m) and Jåmsfjell (936m) are popular destinations in the area. All trails are marked. Her you can see trip descriptions and recommendations:

Trip tips in Birtedalen 


These lakes are accessible and are home to nice fat trout: Kviptetjønna, Midtjønna, Birtevatn, Blakstjønn and Grøssa. Grøssa and Blakstjønn are home to very nice trout with nice red flesh. Grøssa is a crystal clear lake with both vegetation and sandy bottom, on the border between Setesdal and Fyresdal.

Other Activities

For our guests fishing is always free, as well as loan of canoes and fishing nets. If you wish to fish further up into the mountains you must purchase a fishing license. Kvipt also manages terrain and sells hunting licenses for forest birds, hare, and roe deer.

At Kvipt you can experience tradition and culture, traditional architecture, either as a day tripper or as an overnight guest. We have animals out to pasture as is tradition, in a distinct landscape.

Kvipt offers tailor made packages for those who wish. As a guest of Kvipt you will have a lively and personal experience. Are you in search of a unique experience for the entire family, with friends, or with colleagues? Get in touch with us for more information!

Accommodations in Kvipteplass: 750,- pr. person pr. night.
Accommodations ini Stabburet: 650,- pr. person pr. night.
Accommodations in Loftet: 650,- pr. person pr. night.
Accommodations in Smieringen: 650,- pr. person pr. night.

Additional charge for dogs: kr 250,- for the period.

Towels: kr 50,-

Breakfast: kr 180,- pr. person

Three course dinner: kr 510,-. Dinner must be ordered one day in advance. We offer an exclusive menu of homemade dishes made with locally produced foods.

Welcome to Kvipt!

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