The hike to Håpnesklumpen is a nice 6 km walk, located close to Namsskogan. The hiking trip starts at Vertshuset Nams-Inn. First, follow the footpath up to the junction in Føyningsdalen valley, choose the path towards Høydebassenget. Here there is a book where you can register your name. You have now walked 1,6 km and 70 meters of elevation. The hike continues through some forest and some marshland, with 140 meters of elevation to the top. From the mountain top, continue north and turn left towards Frøyningsdalen/Freavna for a different route back.
Directions: Park your car by Vertshuset Nams-Inn in the centre of Namsskogan, along the E6. If you arrive by train you can walk from the train station to the starting point (approx. 500 meters).
Sleep, eat, see and do:
Vertshuset Nams-Inn (nams-inn.no), Namsskogan stasjon/train station, Nyheim Camping (nyheimcamping.no), Frøyningen fornminneområdet/prehistoric site, Bjørhus gamle skolekapell/old school chapel.