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2 months ago

If you are planing to take a trip to Norway (Reine) for this hike, please check with the local office since they just started construction on this road and the entrance is closed to the public. We were told by the construction crew the just started the project yesterday (8/15/18) and will continue for the next 5 weeks. So your math and plan accordingly.
We found a different place hike (Mølnarodden) not as nice but with great views of the city as well. Look up for lake Solbjørnvatnet and make your way up. Highly recommend

hiking
3 months ago

The views are amazing!
The flys were the downside - it was massive on the mountain walk to Stø - maybe it was because of the heat and not much wind.
Bring water - our 1/2 Liter pr person was not enough on a hot summer day! We found tap water at the camping site. But it was a long hike to that point.
(Stø was a pretty dead town - maybe more will open in future, it seems like they were rebuilding at the camp site)

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7 months ago

Great hike. Make sure you take the stairs, we did not and got to portions where the trail just ended. The view at the top is amazing, but I would recommend getting up early to do it. I got up around 7:30 to do it. on the way down there were a ton of people, and with that many people and a narrow trail with steep drops off the side makes it a little difficult. I would also keep in mind to do this when it is dry. I did this the day after it rained and it was pretty slick at a few areas which made it a pretty tricky. Over all I would recommend doing it unless you have a fear of heights, and remember TAKE THE STAIRS!

hiking
8 months ago

Strenuous hike with one of the most fantastic payoffs at the top. It ascends about 1500 feet over about half a mile, so it's steep! The locals will tell you the trail is closed while they are working on a set of stairs to make the climb a little safer, but you can still do the hike without them. The initial part is through some trees and over some slippery rocks. I did this hike after a few days of rain, and it wasn't easy initially! Lot's of mud and wet rocks. Boots are very much recommended, but that being said, my friend (who is not experienced at hiking) had his luggage lost and had to climb this in my Nike sneakers. Tough, but by no means impossible.

After you get out of the trees, it gets very steep. Be sure to watch for loose rocks that can trip you up and then be sent down the mountain. Please be vocal if you knock some loose! I almost got clocked by tumbling rocks because the cllimbers ahead of us didn't say anything.

We made it to the top after about an hour, and were rewarded with one of the best views I've ever seen. If you split off to the right, you go do a bit of a climb and end up about 50 feet higher. There is a path off to the left which also provides spectacular views. Be aware that if you are afraid of heights, this is a lot! But don't let it stop you. It's worth it.

hiking
9 months ago

The path up was relatively easy to find, with a big arrow near the E10 tunnel entrance. The first part of the track was not too steep but very muddy. The second part was very steep and slippery. But was worth it for the views, which are just incredible!
Track notes: https://hikingtheworld.blog/2016/09/28/reinebringen/

hiking
9 months ago

Track was very muddy and the start of the trail a bit hard to find... but it was fairly easy to follow once we reached the lake. a few rocky sections had chains, which was fun. Didn't get all the way to Stokkvikskaret as it was a bit foggy, and my 8-yr old son was starting to get tired (and almost lost a shoe in the mud)!
Track notes: hikingtheworld.blog/2016/09/27/stokkvikskaret/

hiking
9 months ago

Was a wet day, so I only got as far as the saddle just below the peak - there are already great views from here. Didn't attempt the last scramble to the summit as rocks were very slippery.
https://hikingtheworld.blog/2016/09/30/floya-svolvaer/

backpacking
Thursday, June 15, 2017

Excellent hike with many of the best views in lofoten. Highly recommended.

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Sunday, April 16, 2017

Godværstur fra Lønsdal stasjon til Lønstind 1.506 m.o.h. Obs skredfare den siste biten!

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