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Fjord Norway Vestland KVINNHERAD

Hike to Nordfjell from Valen

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Location Valen. Map Folgefonna National Park Start and stopping point The Søsterheimen, Valen hospital Parking Drive into the hospital area from the highway and follow the signs for 300 meters to the Søsterheimen. Marking T markings and signs. Information Board by the starting point. Grading Blue Moderate hike, two boots according to the DNT system. Difference in altitude 80 - 559m AMSL Estimated time 3 hours round trip Recommended advice The hike to Nordfjell can be expanded to Vardhaugselet, Vardhaugen and Mjelkhaug. Bring plenty to drink, it can be difficult to find water in dry periods. Overview Follow the forest road up the hillside from Søsterheimen for approx. 200 meter to the intersection. After approx. 1 km, the forest road to the left will become the path that goes to Nordefjell, via Kokkelberg. You can return the same way or take the path via Olderbotn, accessible by first following the path for approx. 500 meters from Nordefjell towards Varhaugselet.

Location Valen. Map Folgefonna National Park Start and stopping point The Søsterheimen, Valen hospital Parking Drive into the hospital area from the highway and follow the signs for 300 meters to the Søsterheimen. Marking T markings and signs. Information Board by the starting point. Grading Blue Moderate hike, two boots according to the DNT system. Difference in altitude 80 - 559m AMSL Estimated time 3 hours round trip Recommended advice The hike to Nordfjell can be expanded to Vardhaugselet, Vardhaugen and Mjelkhaug. Bring plenty to drink, it can be difficult to find water in dry periods. Overview Follow the forest road up the hillside from Søsterheimen for approx. 200 meter to the intersection. After approx. 1 km, the forest road to the left will become the path that goes to Nordefjell, via Kokkelberg. You can return the same way or take the path via Olderbotn, accessible by first following the path for approx. 500 meters from Nordefjell towards Varhaugselet.


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General

Effort level
  • Medium
Landscape
  • Forest area
Season
  • Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer

Outdoor Activities

Hiking
  • Short hikes (1-4 hours)

Facts

Effort Level
Medium
Duration
3 hours
Landscape
Forest area
Season
Summer
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