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Fjord Norway Vestland KVINNHERAD

Hike to Kaldestadåsen from Kaldestad

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Walking map
Folgefonna National Park.
Topographical map Norway page 1214 IV – Husnes.

Starting and finishing point
Kaldestad, at the turn-off from the RV main road for the southern road down to Prestnes.

A few parking spots at the starting point.

Information board at the starting point.
Painted red marks and signs.

Blue. Moderate, two boots pursuant to the Norwegian Trekking Association (DNT) system.

Altitude difference
50 – 271 metres.

Total time
One hour there and back.

After 50 metres, the path ascends steeply through a spruce wood. Above the spruce wood, there is a lovely view into the Hardangerfjord and out to the Sunnhordland basin. Follow the signs along the gentle ascent to the lean-to at the top.

Recommended advice
The path is rather marshy in places so wear appropriate footwear. There are also a number of alternative ascents and descents to Kaldestadåsen. Study the walking map and use your imagination to put together interesting walks.

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