Go to content Go to navigation
Dørålseter in the Rondane National Park, Norway - Photo: CH/Innovation Norway
  |  
Dørålseter in the Rondane National Park, Norway Photo: CH/Innovation Norway

Need to know about hiking in Norway

Find safety tips and practical information to help you make the most out of your hiking holiday in Norway.

Interest:  Hiking

Close
Embed this article

Copy and paste this code into your blog/website

Preview

Døralseter in the Rondane National Park, Norway - Photo: CH/Innovation Norway

Need to know about hiking in Norway

Find safety tips and practical information to help you make the most out of your hiking holiday in Norway.

Need to know about hiking in Norway

Source: Visitnorway

Practical information

Seasons, Weather and Climate in Norway

Due to the Gulf Stream and warm air currents, Norway has a friendlier climate than the latitude indicates. Check our weather report before you travel.

Right of access

In Norway everyone has the unrestricted right of free access in the countryside - including the national parks.

Mountain Guide

Find detailed information on the main mountain regions in Norway. Galdhøpiggen in Jotunheimen is the tallest mountain at 8,100 feet above sea level.

The Norwegian Mountain Code

The Norwegian Mountain Code exists for your safety. Familiarise yourself with it and follow its advice before setting out.

Grading of hiking trails

Finding the hike that is right for you is easy with Norway’s grading system.

Time of travel

Related videos

Related

Hiking

TEXT ADS
  • Ad
  • Ad
  • Ad
  • Ad
Ad
Ad