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Sandvoll

Hike to Varden at Sandvoll

Hike with a beautiful view of the Sunnhordland Nature, with Halsnøy, Stord and Bømlo.

Location

Sandvoll.

Map

Folgefonna National Park

Start and stopping point

Skarveland school.

Parking

Between highway 48 and Skarveland school

Marking

There are no markings along the forest road. There are signs where the path separates from the forest road and from there the route is marked with plastic markers that are hanging from the trees.

Grading

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

Difference in altitude

80 - 500m AMSL

Estimated Time

2 hours round trip

Recommended advice

The path that the forest road turns into can be wet at the beginning. Please use appropriate footwear. Take time to enjoy the nice view.

Overview

Go up through the Heio subdivision and down to Lake Erslandsvatnet. Follow the forest roads along Lake Erslandsvatnet and up the hill to the sign by the end of the road. From there, you'll find a clear path up to Varden. In case you want take a short hike in the Sandvoll Mountains, you may take a trip to Varden. There is a beautiful view of the Sunnhordland Nature, with Halsnøy, Stord and Bømlo.

Last updated: 01/29/2024

Source: Samarbeidsrådet for Sunnhordland

Hike to Varden at Sandvoll

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