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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 (1011 m.). Fantastic views of beautiful mountains, glaciers and fjord. Duration 5-6 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 1,011 metres

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

Book a guided tour with Loen Active.

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Hours

7/1/2014 - 8/17/2014
Mon - Sun
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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    • september
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    • expert
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Via Ferrata Loen

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