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Hovden i Setesdal

Hegni recreation area in Hovden

Hegni recreation area in Hovden Photo: Anders Martinsen Fotografer Hegni recreation area in Hovden Photo: Anders Martinsen Fotografer Hegni recreation area in Hovden Photo: Anders martinsen fotografer Hegni recreation area in Hovden Photo: Anders Martinsen Fotografer
Hegni recreation area in Hovden Photo: Anders Martinsen Fotografer
Hegni recreation area in Hovden Photo: Anders Martinsen Fotografer
Hegni recreation area in Hovden Photo: Anders martinsen fotografer
Hegni recreation area in Hovden Photo: Anders Martinsen Fotografer

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The Hegni recreation area is located by the lake Hartevatn, approx. 1 km from the centre of Hovden. Here you find hiking paths, playground equipment, trampoline and a beach volleyball court, as well as a kiosk offering a cafeteria menu.

Start your fishing trip at Hegni, whether you prefer to fish from the shore or rent a rowing boat. It is also an excellent starting point for hiking or bicycle trips. Another option is to relax on the beach or take a swim in the lake Hartevatn.

Categories

  • Canoeing & Kayaking Canoeing & Kayaking
  • Fishing Fishing
  • Sports Sports
  • Bathing Bathing
  • Sailing & Boat Activities Sailing & Boat Activities
  • Ball games Ball games
  • Hiking Hiking
  • Cycling Cycling

Facilities

  • Activities

    • beach suitable for children
    • fishing possibilities
    • fishing license
    • freshwater fishing
    • swing
    • pedal boat
    • waterslide
    • freshwater fishing
    • canoeing
    • picnic tables
    • fly fishing
    • swimming
    • boat available
    • barbeque site
    • prepared trails in vicinity
    • jogging
    • cycling
    • historical walk
    • hiking
  • Type of animal

    • trout
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Hegni recreation area in Hovden - Photo: Anders Martinsen Fotografer

Hegni recreation area in Hovden

The Hegni recreation area is located by the lake Hartevatn, approx. 1 km from the centre of Hovden. Here you find hiking paths, playground equipment, t...

Hegni recreation area in Hovden

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