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From Geilo you will leave the national park Hallingskarvet and come down in the wild forest off Hallingdal.

Walks in the National Park Hallingskarvet around Geilo

Geilo is a National Park village and is the entrance to two national parks. The large and well-known Hardangervidda and the mighty Hallingskarvet. Here you will find substainable walks from Geilo city center, and walks where transport is needed. This can be bus, train or car. For public transport we advise you to check out the website or app entur.no. 

 

Do you want to read more about the National Park Hallingsakrvet, please visit us at www.geilo.com

 

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Viewing format
recommended route Difficulty difficult
Distance 6.4 km
Duration 3:30 h
Ascent 500 m
Descent 436 m

This round tour starts with the famous stairs and leads you to a viewing point with Skarvsenden.

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recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 17 km
Duration 5:00 h
Ascent 460 m
Descent 394 m

See Hallingskarvet come closer for every step you take, you will feel the mountain and get some nice views all the way. 

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Difficulty moderate
Distance 13.9 km
Duration 3:00 h
Ascent 470 m
Descent 449 m

This tour will give you a nice view over Geilo center after walking up the mountain Geilohovda, after this the tour will even give you more ...

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Difficulty moderate
Distance 10.6 km
Duration 4:00 h
Ascent 450 m
Descent 423 m

This gorgeous hike features a river, a waterfall, and panoramic views. Be sure to take the short detour to Fjellstølhovda on the way back down ...

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recommended route Difficulty difficult
Distance 23.1 km
Duration 7:30 h
Ascent 780 m
Descent 622 m

A fantastic long and demanding day hike over the National Park Hallingskarvet with possibilities for a overnight stay at the Lordehytta. 

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recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 2.5 km
Duration 3:00 h
Ascent 130 m
Descent 11 m

Try your fishing luck in one of the small mountainlakes at Haugastøl. This tour is also availible with a guide.

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recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 8.2 km
Duration 3:00 h
Ascent 210 m
Descent 216 m

Easy walking tour from the vally Havsdalen to the  vally Budalen. Take the same way back or choose a trail further.

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Hiking Route · Geilo
Hivjufossen–Havsdalen
Difficulty moderate
Distance 17 km
Duration 5:00 h
Ascent 690 m
Descent 354 m

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recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 1.6 km
Duration 2:00 h
Ascent 310 m
Descent 0 m

Discover an impressive waterfall a short hike from the roadside

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Hiking Route · Geilo
Oddnakk - short top tour
recommended route Difficulty easy
Distance 1.8 km
Duration 1:30 h
Ascent 190 m
Descent 0 m

A child friendly topp tour with 360 degrees views. 

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Hol

Being high up in the mountains with the enormeaus Hallingskarvet as a background this lovely lake is ...

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recommended route Difficulty moderate
Distance 2.6 km
Duration 1:00 h
Ascent 250 m
Descent 30 m

A perfect small hike trough the forrest and up the mountain to a little mountainlake. 

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Hiking Route · Geilo
Millomfjellet - short hike
Difficulty easy
Distance 5 km
Duration 1:00 h
Ascent 251 m
Descent 252 m

At this mountain top we promisse you a great view towards the migty nastional park Hallingskarvet and the lake Strandvatnet. This is a perfect ...

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Hiking Route · Geilo
Einsetnuten
Difficulty moderate
Distance 1.9 km
Duration 1:30 h
Ascent 310 m
Descent 0 m

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Serviced Hut · Scandinavian Mountains
Storestølen Fjellstue
Elevation: 997 m

Storestølen Fjellhotell is located close to Hallingskarvet ski center, hunting and fishing areas and perfect for trips to both the fjords in Aurland ...

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