Torger Hovi (23 January 1905 – 19 October 1980) was a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party.
He was elected to the Norwegian Parliament from Oppland in 1961, and was re-elected on two occasions. He had previously served three terms as a deputy representative.
Hovi was born in Øystre Slidre and was deputy mayor of Øystre Slidre municipality in the period 1959–1961. In total he held various positions there from 1937 to 1962.
Etnedal is a municipality in Innlandet county, Norway. It is part of the traditional region of Valdres. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Bruflat.
Vestre Slidre is a municipality in Innlandet county, Norway. It is part of the traditional region of Valdres. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Slidre. The old municipality of Slidre was divided into Vestre Slidre and Øystre Slidre in 1849.
Øystre Slidre is a municipality in Innlandet county, Norway. It is part of the traditional region of Valdres. The administrative centre of the municipality is the town of Heggenes.
Valdres is a traditional district in central, southern Norway, situated between Gudbrandsdalen and Hallingdal. The region around Valdres consists of the six municipalities of Nord-Aurdal, Sør-Aurdal, Øystre Slidre, Vestre Slidre, Vang and Etnedal. Valdres has about 18,000 inhabitants and is known for its excellent trout fishing and "beautiful" dialect. Its main road is E16 and Fylkesveg 51.
The Valdres Folkemuseum is a folk museum located at Storøya outside Fagernes in Nord-Aurdal in Innlandet county, Norway.
Slidre is the administrative centre of Vestre Slidre Innlandet county, municipality, Norway.
Vinstre is a lake in the municipality of Vang and Øystre Slidre in Innlandet county, Norway. It has an area of 28.26 km2 (10.91 sq mi). It is at an elevation of 1,032 m above sea level.
Sandvatnet/Kaldfjorden/Øyvatnet is a lake for which the three parts have different names. The lake lies in Nord-Fron, Sør-Fron and Øystre Slidre municipalities in Innlandet county, Norway. Sandvatnet is the western part, Kaldfjorden is the central portion and Øyvatnet is the eastern part. Water enters from Vinstre lake to the west.
Nedre Heimdalsvatn is a lake which lies in Vågå and Øystre Slidre municipalities in Innlandet county, Norway.
Øyangen is a lake in the municipalities of Vestre Slidre, Øystre Slidre and Vang in Innlandet county, Norway.
Rasletind is a mountain with two summits in Norway, the highest at 2105 m above sea level. It is located on the border between the municipalities of Vang and Vågå, in Innlandet county, but the northwestern corner of the municipality of Øystre Slidre reaches the summit of Øystre Rasletind. It is the southeasternmost summits in the Jotunheimen mountain area. It is situated on the western side of the high mountain plain of Valdresflyi. It is the eastern end of the long east-west-trending Kalvehøgde massif. The summit can be observed from most of the mountain areas south and east of Jotunheimen.
Espen Johnsen is a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party.
Ola Torstensen Lyngstad was a Norwegian newspaper editor and politician for the Liberal Party.
Georg Prahl Harbitz was a Norwegian priest and politician. He was a Member of Parliament for multiple terms and served as President of the Storting.
Beitostølen is a village at Øystre Slidre in Innlandet, Norway. As of 1 January 2009, it had 247 residents, and is located 900 meters (3,000 ft) above mean sea level.
Langsua National Park was established in 2011. The park consists of a total protected area of 537.1-square-kilometre (207.4 sq mi). It is located in the county of Oppland in Norway, and covers parts of the municipalities Øystre Slidre, Nord-Aurdal, Nordre Land, Gausdal, Sør-Fron and Nord-Fron.
Valdresflye, also spelled Valdresflya and Valdresflyi, is a mountain plateau in the easternmost part of Jotunheimen in Øystre Slidre, Norway. The summer-only County Road 51 runs over the plateau, reaching 1,389 meters (4,557 ft) above mean sea level.
Garli is a cabin area in the northern part of Beitostølen in Øystre Slidre, Norway.
Ole Haldorsen Bjelbøle was a Norwegian farmer and politician for the Agrarian Party.
Valdres District Court is a district court located in Fagernes, Valdres, Norway. It covers the municipalities of Etnedal, Nord-Aurdal, Sør-Aurdal, Vang, Vestre Slidre and Øystre Slidre, and is subordinate Eidsivating Court of Appeal.