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Ramsfjell - hike

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Ramsfjell - hike Photo: Hanne Sundbø
Ramsfjell - hike Photo: Hessel Haker
Ramsfjell - hike Photo: Hessel Haker
Ramsfjell - hike Photo: Hanne Sundbø
Ramsfjell - hike Photo: Hanne Sundbø

Hike facts

Effort level
  • Medium
Duration
  • 3 hours
Landscape
  • Forest
Season:
April - October

Contact information

Description

The three abandoned farmsteads of Ramsfjell are situated at 420 m.o.s.l. The farmsteads were quite large, and each had its own crofts, but the terrain is steep and the substrate rocky. The last farmer moved out in 1955.

Ramsfjell offers a magnificent panorama of the Jøsenfjord, surrounding heathlands and mountains. The steep and narrow path passes up through lush forest with uncommon plant species like ramson and wild orchids.

(source: Hjelmeland Kommune)

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

  • Season

    • april
    • may
    • august
    • july
    • june
    • september
    • october
  • Nature and terrain

    • fjord
    • total ascent
    • forest
  • Grading

    • medium
    • marked trails with colour grading
  • Duration

    • 3 hours
  • Distance

    • length in km (3,5)
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Ramsfjell - hike - Photo: Hanne Sundbø

Ramsfjell - hike

The three abandoned farmsteads of Ramsfjell are situated at 420 m.o.s.l. The farmsteads were quite large, and each had its own crofts, but the terrain...

Ramsfjell - hike

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