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Hike to Lake Myrdalsvatnet

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Hike to Lake Myrdalsvatnet Photo: Kåre Eik
Hike to Lake Myrdalsvatnet Photo: E Hellingsrud
Hike to Lake Myrdalsvatnet Photo: E Hellingsrud
Hike to Lake Myrdalsvatnet Photo: Kåre Eik
Hike to Lake Myrdalsvatnet Photo: Anne Kari Enes
Hike to Lake Myrdalsvatnet Photo: Kåre Eik
Hike to Lake Myrdalsvatnet Photo: Kåre Eik

Hike facts

Effort level
  • Easy
Duration
  • 3 hours

Contact information

Description

Location
Rosendal.

Map
Folgefonna National Park
Rosendal Turgruppe’s route map.

Start and stopping point
Kletta

Parking
Drive towards the Baroniet, but turn left to Kletta at the intersection before the tree-lined avenue up to the Baroniet.
There is a parking lot by the stop sign at Kletta.

Marking
Information Board by the parking lot. Good gravel road with no markings.

Grading
Green
Easy hike, suited for baby carriages, bikes and motorized wheelchairs.

Difference in altitude
160 - 374m AMSL

Estimated Time
3 hours round trip

Recommended advice
Remember to bring your fishing gear. A fishing license is not required.
There are two good quality rowing boats for rent at Lake Myrdalsvatnet, contact the Tourist Office. The lake has an abundance of fish and a trolling trip is recommended. You should also take the opportunity to enter the beautiful beach at the end of the lake to experience the wilderness atmosphere there.

Overview
Quality gravel road (toll road) for 5 km all the way to Lake Myrdalsvatnet. At 4 km you will pass Midtseter mountain farm which was in use until 1968.

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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  • Tour suggestions Tour suggestions
  • Hiking Hiking
  • Family activities Family activities

Facilities

  • Disabled persons

    • accessible to wheelchair users
  • Nature and terrain

    • gravel
    • lake
  • Grading

    • easy
    • marked trails with colour grading
  • Duration

    • 3 hours
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Location Rosendal. Map Folgefonna National Park Rosendal Turgruppe’s route map. Start and stopping point Kletta Parking Drive towards the Baroniet,...

Hike to Lake Myrdalsvatnet

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