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Hiking:The Waterfall Path

Hiking:The Waterfall Path Photo: CN / Innovation Norway Hiking:The Waterfall Path Photo: C.H. - Visitnorway.com Read more: Likholefossen
Hiking:The Waterfall Path Photo: CN / Innovation Norway
Hiking:The Waterfall Path Photo: C.H. - Visitnorway.com
Read more: Likholefossen

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Effort level
  • Medium
Landscape
  • Forest

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The Waterfall Path, Gaularfjell The Waterfall Path goes from the Gaular mountains down to Viksdalen. Along its route are 14 waterfalls and 7 lakes. It is a relatively easy hike with a height difference of approx. 500m and a total length of 21 km. The hike goes from Gaularfjell to Viksdalen via Eldal, Likholefossen, Longstølen and Torsnesstølen. There are 4 different starting points. Eldal: Marked with a signpost. Parking area. The path is marked with red F’s, and direction signs. Likholefossen: Marked with a signpost. Parking area. The path is marked with red F’s, and direction signs. Longstølen: Marked with a signpost. Parking area. The path is marked with red F’s, and direction signs. Torsnesstølen: Marked with a signpost. Parking area. The path is marked with red F’s, and direction signs. You can choose to go the whole distance or just parts of it. You can choose to walk between 2, 3 or 4 points. The path goes through a luxuriant landscape rich with wild animal and plant life as well as areas of active farming. The path goes over rough and rugged ground and crosses a number of wooden bridges. It is possible to fish along the river. Fishing licences can be obtained from local businesses / accommodation in the area.

more info: www.fossestien.no

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Hiking:The Waterfall Path

The Waterfall Path, Gaularfjell The Waterfall Path goes from the Gaular mountains down to Viksdalen. Along its route are 14 waterfalls and 7 lakes. It...

Hiking:The Waterfall Path

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