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Read more: Via Ferrata Loen Photo: Ernst Riha

Loen

Via Ferrata Loen

Hit the wall! If you thought the steep hillsides in Nordfjord are impressive to look at, why not impress yourself and climb them all the way up to the top? Admittedly, hanging from a steep mountainside above a fjord is not something you do every day, and you would think it sounds strenuous and somewhat dangerous. However, thanks to a well-prepared climbing track to the top of Hoven (1010 meters above the fjord), most people manage to climb the Via Ferrata trail  (“iron road”) in Loen. A guide is with you all the way and with a harness attached, you can’t fall. It is just a matter of taking in the view!
Effort level
  • Expert
Landscape
  • Mountain
Season:
June - September
Read more: Mt. Skåla Photo: Lyngve Skrede

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
Read more: Stadt Naturguiding - guided walks Photo: Stadt Naturguiding

Stadlandet

Stadt Naturguiding - guided walks

Stadt Nature Guiding offers guided hikes and nature experiences with exciting tales and stories included. "Storm at Stadt" - the quote we hear often...
Price from NOK 300,- per person incl. guide.
Season:
All year
Read more: Indre - Ytre Fure, Guided hike with a local guide Photo: Stadt Naturguiding

Stadlandet

Indre - Ytre Fure, Guided hike with a local guide

A local guide will guide you through a magnificent natural edge against Stadhavet. Join us on a trip with exciting stories about a callous people....
Prices from NOK 300,- Per person. incl. guide
Duration
  • 4 hours
Landscape
  • Coast
Read more: Walking across the island of Selja to Selje Monastery Photo: Thomas Bickhardt/BickFoto

Selje

Walking across the island of Selja to Selje Monastery

Abbey Road The walk over the island Selja ends where Christianity in Norway started. St Sunniva’s cave and the Selja Abbey are extremely well-preserved reminders keeping the area’s rich past alive. Legend has it that St. Sunniva was was trapped in this cave during a rock avalanche while seeking refuge from the hedonistic King Håkon Jarl, and it has become one of the most important pilgrimage destinations in Norway. The best way to experience Selja is to follow the narrow path - either via the top of the island or along the seaside.
Effort level
  • Easy
Landscape
  • Coast
  • Fjord
Season:
All year
Read more: Jostedalsbreen & Stryn Adventure Photo: Jostedalsbreen Nasjonalparksenter

Oppstryn

Jostedalsbreen & Stryn Adventure

Guide and activity company in Oppstryn. Year round activitites. Excotic winter in Stryn Enjoy the experience of riding a dog sleigh, the main...
Guided hikes
Season:
All year
Read more: Kattanakken Photo: Arnt Flatmo

Briksdalsbre

Kattanakken

9 lives Kattanakken (the cat’s neck) - where no-one thought it possible to hike. How wrong could they be! When the weather is fine here, it’s showtime! From the top of Kattanakken you will see Briksdal Glacier in all its glory far down below, surrounded by rugged mountains and cascading waterfalls. Your admission ticket to this show is your own exertion - a solid but feasible workout up steep terrain and then some scrambling as you approach the final ridge. From some angles this hardly looks possible, but don’t listen to what they say about curiosity killing the cat, as scaling this cat’s neck is very achievable.
Effort level
  • Expert
Landscape
  • Mountain
Season:
June - September
Read more: Ryssdalshornet Photo: Kristin Bjørkelo

Gloppen

Ryssdalshornet

The Hornet’s rest Take it easy up on top of Ryssdalshornet, affectionately know as Hornet. It's not every day you feel like you are in the middle of a postcard. Ryssdalshornet is the subject of many a photo shoot and is best seen from the town of Sandane. The pyramid-shaped peak rises from Breimsvatnet (Breim’s Lake) and it's easy to find your way up to Ryssdalsstøylen and the trail that leads onwards. There is some light scrambling on the way, and you will find a rope at some stage to boost you up a steep section, from where you can look forward to the summit and a well-deserved rest.
Effort level
  • Expert
Landscape
  • Mountain
Season:
June - September
Read more: Segestad Photo: Werner Harstad/Nasjonale Turistvegar/Statens vegvesen

Hjelledalen

Segestad

Be a mountain farmer for a day Living history! Perched out on a rocky knoll overlooking Oppstrynsvatnet (Oppstryn Lake) lies the abandoned farm called Segestad. The trail up to Segestad, which winds up the mountain beside the mighty Glomnesfoss (Glomnes waterfall), not only takes you high up in the mountains but also on a journey back in time. The farm, which is open for visitors, provides a unique insight into how mountain farmers managed to survive only a few generations ago. On the farm you will find information boards about life here in the old days, and you can even jump around in the hay in the barn!
Effort level
  • Medium
Landscape
  • Mountain
Season:
May - October
Read more: Nature trail: Stryn Ski Centre - Ullsheim

Stryn

Nature trail: Stryn Ski Centre - Ullsheim

Between Stryn Ski Centre and Ullsheim in Markane there is a great hiking area! Easy, rugged terrain and views of mountains and the fjord....
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