Enjoy the snow on a guided winter hike in Fjærland. This is a scenic winter hike adventure with glacier and fjord view in the Jostedalsbreen National Park.
Snowshoe hike in Fjærland
The hike starts at the floor of Supphelledalen Valley, about 50 metres above sea level. The hike goes up partly steep snow slopes and towards the southernmost outlet glacier from Jostedalsbreen; Supphellebreen Glacier, 1000 metres above sea level. Here we can walk different ways leading closer to the glacier, before we head back to the valley. The total hike distance is approximately 7-8 kilometers
Duration: 7-8 hours
Distance: 7-8 km
Ascension: 990 m
Season: December-April (depending on snow conditions)
Price 850,- NOK
(minimum 4 people or minimum price 3200,-
Included: crampons or snow shoes, poles, ice axe.
Equipment you have to bring: mountaineering or good solid boots, gloves, hat, sun glasses, sunscreen, drinking water, food, snack, wind/water-proof jacket/pants, a backpack for all your gear. Dress up to feel comfortable in the mountain and pay attention to the weather forecast.
Important: You should have insurance that covers hiking in the mountain. The guide have all rights to cancel any activity due to difficult conditions concerning the weather or terrain, and/or lack of proper equipment and/or skills of the participants to accomplish the activity.