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Hiking in Nigardsbreen - Glacier
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Park you car underneath the farm Feigum, by the fjord-side of the road. The trail starts by the road approximately 300 meters towards Ornes from the pa...
From Nestesessen you can enjoy the best view of the Nigardsbreen glacier.
Spectacular views of the whole of western Norway await you at the cairn. Below, to the west, lies Skåldalen, the shieling for Åsen farm. With its many rocky and snow-covered sections, the ascent of Vangsen is not for the faint-hearted. Vangsen, Jostedalen’s highest mountain, is easily accessible in the summer thanks to the Vanndalsvatnet access road. The trail is considered one of Norway’s best summit trails for skiers because of the heavy snowfall that lies for a long time. Vangsen means ploughshare, and when you look at the mountain from the bothy at Mannen, the name makes perfect sense.
Myrhønna, the most distinctive mountain in Jostedalen, is a landmark. For centuries the pyramid-shaped peak, buttressed by the Geisdalsfossen waterfall, has been a popular motif with painters and photographers. From the summit you can see both the Jotunheimen range and the Jostedalsbreen glacier.
On this walk you will experience a nice view over the Lusterfjord and the mountains of the southside of the fjord. In east you will see the hamlet Optun and the peak Fanaråken.
The hike starts at Øvrebø, with steep terrain up to Huarplassen. The view is magnificent! There are no dangerous areas.
At Huarplassen one can either...
From the carpark at Brunestegen, follow the signs to Seljesete. There is a nice view towards west to Skogafjellet and Hest. At Leiteshaugane you will...
A short and quite steep hike to the old farming areas on Flatningane. The atmosphere is calm, the grazing are green and the view is spectacular....