Location Husnes

Overview Follow the forest road for 1 km to the sharp left turn. From here, the path goes through a forest area to the Bremstølen mountain farm. There is a magnificent view of Husnes with Lake Opsangervatnet and the fjord, and across the fjord towards Halsnøy, Tysnes, Stord and Sveio.

Map Folgefonna National Park Start and stopping point The forest road at 150 meters north of the rest area by highway 48, 1.5 km north of the Hellandsbrua bridge. Parking By the rest area or at the beginning of the forest road. High speed traffic, please be cautious. Marking Information Board by the starting point. T markings and signs. Grading Blue Easy hike, one boot according to the DNT system. Difference in altitude 40 - 460m MASL Estimated time 2 hours round trip Recommended advice Some wet areas, please use appropriate footwear. The river is a source of drinking water, please be considerate. From the Bremstølen mountain farm you may follow the grid to Lake Sundstølsvatnet, Lake Svartavatn, Manen and Englafjell. See also the routes from Herøysundet and Uskedalen. Be creative and use your imagination to plan interesting hikes.


  • 5460 Husnes
+47 53 48 42 80


  • 5.3km
Level of difficulty:
  • Medium (blue)
  • Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer

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