Closer to the wild you can hardly get. The area provides a wide and varied selection of plants and birds, in some cases some very rare species. It is in these area flocks of reindeer have roamed since time immemorial and reindeer hunting is a tradition, part of everyday life for the locals. Moskus calves were introduced to Dovre in the early 1950’s. The moskus have thrived in the mountains and the stock has now increased to over 200 animals. The highest mountain, Snøhetta, rises majestically in the distance.