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Hike: From Storrsheia to Svartaknuten, to Svela

Start and finish: The fastest way is to go from Storrsheia, but possible and marked both from Svela and Litle Svela. 

Parking: If you arrive via the E39 from Vikeså, take exit to the left after the picnic area at Storrsheia. There is parking just by the yard on the farm there. 

The parking at Svela take the first road to the left when driving from Vikeså centre and up towards Ognedal/Kløgetvedt.

Marked trail: Marked with red paint on rocks/trees and wooden sticks painted red at the top. 

Grading: Blue. No climbing, but a bit rocky. A lot of hills. 

Difference in heights: Parking at Storrsheia lies 240 metres above sea level. Svartaknuten is 499 metres above sea level and the parling at Svela is 100 metres above sea level. 

Estimated time: One hour from Storrsheia to the top. 

Good advice and tips: Bring binoculars. The view from the top is magnificent!

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