Hiking

Experience an amazing landscape with great mountains, vast valleys, deep fjords, and historical Norwegian farmland.

The area around Valldal is a paradise for hiking. You can explore lovely peaks, ancient mountain farms and wonderful viewpoints.

We offer guided tours, also after your desires.

Price

From NOK 550,-

Age

From 7 years old

Season

May – October

Duration

From 3 hours

Hiking in and around Valldal

Just outside our doorsteps you will find Reinheimen National Park, Geiranger and Herdalen landscape preservation area, several nature reserves and Tafjord, a UNESCO world heritage fjord. This makes the area well worth exploring.

Join one of our hikes and discover the fantastic landscape with a guide providing you with local nature- historical- and culture knowledge. We have several beautiful hikes starting close to Valldal and can offer tailored tours at requests. If one of the pre-plan tours do not meet your wishes, please contact us and we`ll arrange a tailored one for you.

Welcome to Valldal and your next adventure!

Viewpoint Ruggå 3-4 hours

hiking-rugga

Price from NOK 550,- per person.

This is a medium hike through traditional Norwegian farm land and wild nature, with multiple viewpoints with spectacular view. We will stop at Ruggå, a large boulder, enjoy our lunch and try to make Ruggå sing for us! Before we continue we will of course enjoy at the amazing view towards Valldal valley and mountains around. On the way back we will follow a different trail, a panoramic trail giving us spectacular mountain and fjord view. If you are looking for a medium hike with spectacular view, but not too long, this is it!

  • Elevation: 571 meters / 1873 feet
  • Climb: 250 meters / 820 feet
  • Distance: 3,5 kilometers / 2,2 Miles
  • Difficulty: Medium
  • Minimum 2 guests

Peak Mefjellet 5-6 hours

hiking-mefjellet

Price from NOK 650,- per person.

This is a long hike through varied nature with many highlights. The first half part is the same as “Viewpoint Ruggå”, which includes a stop at Ruggå and following the panoramic trail. From the panoramic trail, we continue further up and pass Nysætra, an old mountain farm. After a steep climb, eventually we end up at peak Mefjellet and a spectacular view. We can here enjoy the best view towards the fjords, mountains, and valleys around. If you are looking for a hike with “all included”, this is it!

  • Elevation: 1100 meters / 3609 feet
  • Climb: 700 meters / 2297 feet
  • Distance: 8 kilometers / 5 Miles
  • Difficulty: Medium
  • Minimum 2 guests

Lunch with local delicacies

At all our guided hikes we serve a delicious lunch consisting of local delicacies, including both hot and cold drinks. We find it important and also giving our guided tours another dimension serving you a food experience. Like we say, “You have to taste the food to fully experience the magnificent nature”.

If you have any allergies or diets, please leave a note when booking.

Tailored tours

Are you visiting our area and wanting to reach an peak, walk a beautiful hike, or reach an desolated mountain farm? Or isn`t one of our guided tours according to your wishes, please contact us and we will tailor a tour to your wishes. We know the mountains around Valldal, Trollstigen, Tafjord and Geiranger.

Bring

Outdoor clothing suitable for hiking, water repellent or windstopper jacket and waterproof hiking boots. Wool underwear, wool socks , mid-layer – fleece or wool, hat and gloves. Backpack – 10-20L, bottle of water and a small snack. Camera.

Included

Guide service. Traditional Norwegian lunch pack – high quality local food and drink. Safety equipment