In the areas around Haukeli and Haukeliseter you will find excellent hunting terrain, especially for ptarmigan. Higher up in Hardangervidda National Park there are also opportunities for hunting caribou.

Haukeliseter Fjellstue is a good starting point for ptarmigan hunting. Some of the areas where you can hunt also allow dogs.

You can find hunting licenses and information here: inatur.no

Hunting season:

10.09. – 23.12.
From 25.09. – 23.12. you can also use a dog when hunting.

BUT, be cautious of sheep grazing in the area! If you dog attacks a sheep, you have to call the police (phone: 02800) to get help to locate the owner.

For more information about hunting licenses, areas and regulations, check out inatur.no