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Uskedalen

Hike to Mannsvatnet Lake

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Overview
Details

Location
Uskedalen.

Map
Folgefonna National Park

Start and stopping point
The bus stop at highway 48, approx. 150 meters north of the gas station, towards Rosendal.

Parking
By the old school in the town center. Large parking lot with an information board for Uskedalen.

Marking
Information Board by the bus stop.
T markings and signs.

Grading
Blue
Moderate hike, two boots according to the DNT system.

Difference in altitude
20 - 600m AMSL

Estimated Time
4 hours round trip

Recommended advice
You can walk along the west side of Mannsvatnet Lake to the Fjelly cabin, and further to the idyllic Vatnastølen with its two restored mountain farm houses. An alternative return could be the marked route down to Upper Haugland, see map.

Overview
Gravel road up through the subdivision to a path up the hill via Ådnaklett and Storhaug. Light walk from Storhaug to Mannsvatnet. Notice the characteristic moraine ridges.


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  • Source: Samarbeidsrådet for Sunnhordland

General

Effort level
  • Easy
  • Medium
Landscape
  • Forest area

Outdoor Activities

Hiking
  • Marked trails
  • Short hikes (1-4 hours)

Facts

Effort Level
Medium
Duration
1-4 hours
Lansdscape
Forest area
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Kvinnherad, Norway
The latitude and longitude
59° 55' 53" N / 5° 51' 39" E
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