This is a scenic hiking adventure with glacier and fjord view in the Jostedalsbreen National Park.
This is a scenic hiking adventure with glacier and fjord view in the Jostedalsbreen National Park. Glacier walking on Supphellebreen Glacier can be included on request (additional cost).
The hike starts at the floor of Supphelledalen Valley, about 30 metres above sea level. The well made path goes through lush forest, over glacial meltwater streams and towards the southernmost outlet glacier from Jostedalsbreen; Supphellebreen Glacier, about1000 metres above sea level. Here we can walk different paths leading closer to the glacier, before we head back to the valley. The total hike distance is approximately 7-8 kilometers and the path is partly on rocks and sometimes steep.
Duration: 6-8 hours
Distance: 7-8 km
Ascension: 990 m
Price 500,- NOK (minimum 5 people or minimum price 2500,-
Difficulty level: Medium to hard. Medium for people who are used to hiking in mountain terrain. Hard for people who are not used to hiking in mountain terrain.
Equipment you have to bring: mountaineering or good solid boots, gloves, hat, sun glasses, sunscreen, drinking water, food, snack, wind/water-proof jacket/pants, a backpack for all your gear. Dress up to feel comfortable in the mountain and pay attention to the weather forecast.
Important: You should have insurance that covers hiking in the mountain. The guide have all rights to cancel any activity due to difficult conditions concerning the weather or terrain, and/or lack of proper equipment and/or skills of the participants to accomplish the activity.