Dynamic Variation:
Offers
x

There was not an exact match for the language you toggled to. You have been redirected to the nearest matching page within this section.

Choose Language
Toggling to another language will take you to the matching page or nearest matching page within that selection.
Search & Book Sponsored Links
Dynamic Variation:
Search
or search all of Norway
Fjord Norway Sunnhordland Kvinnherad

Hike to Skålafjell (Sjethaug)

  • +47 53484280
  •  /  km From You
Overview
Details

Location
Rosendal.

Map
Folgefonna National Park
Rosendal Turgruppe’s route map.

Start and stopping point
Neslia.

Parking
Highway 48 from Rosendal center, 2 km towards Løfallstrand. There is a parking lot where the forest road separates from the highway.

Marking
Information Board by the parking lot.
There are no markings along the forest road, but there are some signs. The road separates several places, always keep right to follow the route to Skjethaug.

Grading
Green
Easy hike, suited for baby carriages, bikes and motorized wheelchairs.

Difference in altitude
30 - 290m AMSL

Estimated Time
2 hours round trip

Recommended advice
There are rest areas and viewing areas along the route.
From Skjethaug, you may follow the T marked path to a large cairn at Navarhaug, 501m AMSL. From here, there are T marked paths to Vevik, Åsvodl, Kjeldestøl, Skåladalen/Ludnabekk, Nordlifjell and Myrdal. See Rosendal Turgruppe’s route map and use your imagination to create interesting hikes.

Overview
A good gravel road of 3 km (toll road) with a consistent incline. The road separates several places; always keep right to follow the route to Skjethaug.

Park by the church and follow the signs to Skjethaug on the Vambavegen, and afterwards signs to Sjethaug.
From the nice rest area at Skjethaug, you may see Rosendal and there is a wide view of the neighboring towns, mountains, valleys, and the fjord landscape.


  • Last Updated:
  • Source: Samarbeidsrådet for Sunnhordland

General

Accessibility
  • Access for wheelchairs
Effort level
  • Easy
Landscape
  • Forest area
Season
  • All year

Outdoor Activities

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

Facts

Effort Level
Easy
Duration
2 hours
Landscape
Forest area
Season
All Year
Statens Kartverk, Geovekst og kommuner - Geodata AS
TripAdvisor Reviews
Traveler Reviews in partnership with
Your Recently Viewed Pages
Ad
Ad
Ad