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Hornelen Via Ferrata (The Wall of Witches)

Are you ready for an unparalleled adrenaline-filled outdoor experience? Hekseveggen or the Wall of Witches is a route on the Hornelen Via Ferrata, a new Via Ferrata that climbs the wall up Europe's highest sea cliff. Vertical excitement with the sea directly below and eagles soaring beside you is something you'll never forget!

Are you ready for an unparalleled outdoor experience? Hornelen Via Ferrata is a
brand new Via Ferrata that romps up different routes on the wall of Europe's
highest sea cliff.
The witch's wall offers vertical excitement with the sea directly below you and the
air around you is something you and yours will never forget. All tours in Hornelen
Via Ferrata's facility must be done with a guide.
This guided day tour takes place on the lower part of the Hornelen Via Ferrata
called Hekseveggen. The tour is a good choice for those who want a shorter
climbing trip, with a moderate level of difficulty. Anyone wishing to climb the Olav
route must first climb the Witch Wall, so that the guides can see if you are suitable.
This wall offers challenges for everyone, and is an airy experience to cross just
above the ship berth. The route is graded as an C/D on the Via Ferrata scale
ranging from A-F.
The guided day tour takes place on the lower part of the Hornelen called
Hekseveggen (the Witch's Wall). The trip is for those who want a great Via Ferrata
experience, with a moderate degree of difficulty. Although less challenging than
Olavsrute, it is still an exciting and airy experience to cross directly above the ship
berth.
● Climbing a Via Ferrata in such spectacular, airy surroundings creates a
profound sense of mastery and joy.
● Suitable for you who are sporty and want to explore a new activity, alone or
on a trip with family and friends
● Skilled guides will ensure you and your group's safety so that you can focus
entirely on your own climbing and the experience in the group

Price: NOK. 1995,- per person
● A day (approx. 6 hours)
● Degree of difficulty: Moderate
● Min. weight 40 kg / max 120 kg
● Min. 14 years (needs waiver signed by adult)

The trip starts with a hike along the shore, approx. 45 min. Then there will be about
3 hours of climbing. From there you will return to the starting point along a lovely
trail that takes about 1.5 hours to walk.

Included in the price:
● Access to the trail
● Helmet
● Harness
● Via Ferrata Lanyard
● Guide

You need to bring:
● Shoes
● Suitable clothing
● Gloves, (gloves can be bought in the shop)
● Daypack
● Packed lunch and drink (no water available during the trip).

Source: Nordfjord

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Hornelen Via Ferrata (The Wall of Witches)

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