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Jørpeland

Hike to Preikestolen (Pulpit Rock)

Hike to this breathtaking scenic point, chosen by Lonely Planet as one of top ten most spectacular viewing points in the world. The view will leave you mesmerised!
Effort level
  • Medium
Duration
  • 4 hours
  • 1 day
Landscape
  • Mountain
Season:
April - September

Svingvoll

Trail to Prestkampen

Prestkampen is the highest peak at Skeikampen, at 1,244 m above sea level. From the summit there is a wonderful view of large areas of the Gausdal Valley and Peer Gynt’s Kingdom, and towards Rondane in the north and Jotunheimen in the northwest. This is a more demanding route. The walk is 12-16 km long and takes 4-6 hours depending on the choice of trails. It is a route for seasoned walkers and not recommended for small children or persons without walking experience.
Effort level
  • Medium
Duration
  • 5 hours
Landscape
  • Mountain
Season:
May - October

Svingvoll

The top trail

Skeikampen, at 1,123 metres above sea level, is not one of Norway’s highest mountains, but it is easily accessible. It takes approx. 1 hour on foot to reach the summit. The trail takes you on a scenic route along the Skeikampen ridge. The view from the top is outstanding, a gigantic panorama of the nearby mountains and the Peer Gynt Road, Jotunheimen and Dovrefjell, the golf course and the area round Skeikampen. The trail is 6-7 km long and takes 2-4 hours. It is a scenic walk which most people can manage. If you choose to go for the summit, there is a steep 350-metre climb over a distance of 1.5 km.
Effort level
  • Medium
Duration
  • 4 hours
  • 3 hours
Landscape
  • Mountain
Season:
May - October

Svingvoll

Trail to Kyrakampen and Knutsholoa

Kyrakampen, 979 m above sea level, is north-west of Austlid Fjellstue. The summit offers incredible views of Skeikampen and parts of the Peer Gynt Mountain Road, plus Jotunheimen and Rondane further in the distance. The terrain is easy, with a little climbing up a steep slope just at the beginning. The trail starts at Austlid Fjellstue and runs down towards the car park by the water.
Effort level
  • Medium
Duration
  • 4 hours
Landscape
  • Mountain
  • Forest
Season:
May - October

Svingvoll

Trail around Skeikampen

This great trail around Skeikampen shows the varied nature that it has to offer. The trail is suitable for most people. The Skeikampen Rundt trail is around 8 km long, over gently sloping terrain. The trail shows the different sides of Skei, from forest and bare rock to the highest point, with fantastic views of the mountain wilds. From here you can see Jotunheimen in the far north-west and Rondane to the north. The white peaks clearly stand out from the rest.
Effort level
  • Medium
Duration
  • 4 hours
Landscape
  • Mountain
  • Forest
Season:
May - October

Loen

Mt. Skåla

Scale the heights of Skåla If you want to get to the top in life, you have to be prepared for some uphill battles. To reach the top of Skåla (1848 m), you won’t find a longer uphill stretch in the whole of Norway. Skåla - this imposingly beautiful giant of a mountain - towers over the village of Loen. A good man-made track winds its way through the rocky terrain a whopping 1848 vertical metres from the shoreline of the fjord. Skålatårnet  - the tower at the summit - is not just the kind of DNT (Norwegian Trekking Association) self-service cabin where you spend the night or simply whip up a well-deserved warm cup of coffee on the summit. This was originally built as a sanatarium to cure illness, and the place hasn’t lost its remedial qualities, as there can scarcely be anything healthier than fjord views and a cool glacial breeze.
Effort level
  • Expert
Duration
  • 8 hours
Landscape
  • Mountain
  • Forest
  • Fjord
  • glacier
Season:
June - October

Skei i Jølster

Guided trip on Haugabreen Glacier

Hagabreen Glacier is a glacier arm of the Jostedal Glacier Nationalpark; easily accesible from within Jostedal Glacier National Park. On the way to the...
Price from NOK 690,- per person
Duration
  • 6 hours
Season:
July - August

Naustdal

Guided trip to Reiakvamstølen

Naustdal is located midway between Forde and Floro and Reiakvamstølen is idyllically located at Storevatnet in Naustdal. The inhabitants of the valley...
Package price from NOK 1.995,- for up to 6 people
Effort level
  • Medium
Duration
  • 5 hours
Landscape
  • Mountain
Guided hikes

Jostedal

Vangsen

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.
Effort level
  • Challenging
Duration
  • 5 hours
Landscape
  • Mountain
Season:
July - September

Forsand

Hike to Kjerag

This majestic geographical legacy rises 1000 m above the Lysefjorden, and is a real natural beauty. Admire an astonishing view over the fjord or take a walk to the top of Kjeragbolten for an adrenaline boost.
Effort level
  • Challenging
Duration
  • 6 hours
  • 1 day
Landscape
  • Mountain
Season:
June - September
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