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Via Ferrata Loen Photo: Ernst Riha
Via Ferrata Loen Photo: Ernst Riha
Via Ferrata Loen Photo: Jan Heggheim
Via Ferrata Loen Photo: Loen Active
Via Ferrata Loen Photo: Ernst Riha / Loen Active
Via Ferrata Loen Photo: Ernst Riha
Via Ferrata Loen Photo: Ernst Riha
Via Ferrata Loen Photo: Loen Active

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  • Expert
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Season:
June - September

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VIA FERRATA WITH FJORD VIEW IN LOEN

An exciting challenge in spectacular scenery. Via Ferrata Loen starts at Hotel Alexandra and takes you up to Mt. Hoven (1010 m.). Fantastic views of beautiful mountains, glaciers and fjord. Duration 4-6 hrs.

Price incl. Via Ferrata equipment, guide and transport back to the hotel.


Facts:







Forest road from Heggelia behind Hotel Alexandra to an altitude of 170 metres.







Path through steep terrain from an altitude of 170 metres to 460 metres.







Height difference from forest road to start of the Via Ferrata: 300 metres







Walking time on path: 1 to 1 1/2 hours







Altitude at start of Via Ferrata, 460 metres







Height of Via Ferrata, 650 metres







Climbing metres, 900 - 950 metres







Cable length, 800 - 850 metres







Top of Via Ferrata – altitude of 890 - 900 metres







From top of Via Ferrata to Hoven, height difference of 100 to 120 metres







Length, 250 metres







Hoven, altitude of 1,010 metres







All hiking/climbing in the area is at your own risk.

Book a guided tour with Loen Active.

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VIA FERRATA WITH FJORD VIEW IN LOEN An exciting challenge in spectacular scenery. Via Ferrata Loen starts at Hotel Alexandra and takes you up to Mt....

Via Ferrata Loen

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