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Kongevegen. Hestnes - Olavskjelda - Årøy

Kongevegen. Hestnes - Olavskjelda - Årøy Photo: Ronny Bäckström
Kongevegen. Hestnes - Olavskjelda - Årøy Photo: Ronny Bäckström

Hike facts

Effort level
  • Easy
Duration
  • 1 hour
Landscape
  • Forest
Season:
May - October

Contact information

Description

The trip starts at Hestnes, on the southern side of Hafslovatnet. Follow the path along the water, before you cross the main road, and continue up to Oklevik farm. Follow the road through the woods and follow the path down to Olavskjelda and Årøy.

Trail marking

This hike is signposted and the level of difficulty indicated by colour-coded icons. Green is easiest, blue is moderate, red is demanding, and black is very demanding.

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Facilities

  • Classification

    • national standard
  • Activities

    • culture path
  • Nature and terrain

    • forest
  • Grading

    • marked trails with colour grading
    • easy
  • Season

    • august
    • may
    • june
    • september
    • july
    • october
  • Distance

    • length in km (4,5)
  • Duration

    • 1 hour
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Kongevegen. Hestnes - Olavskjelda - Årøy - Photo: Ronny Bäckström

Kongevegen. Hestnes - Olavskjelda - Årøy

The trip starts at Hestnes, on the southern side of Hafslovatnet. Follow the path along the water, before you cross the main road, and continue up to...

Kongevegen. Hestnes - Olavskjelda - Årøy

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