Location

Sunde.

Walking map

Folgefonna National Park.
Topographical map Norway page 1214 IV – Husnes.

Starting and finishing point

Kaldestad, at the turn-off from the RV main road for the southern road down to Prestnes.

Parking

A few parking spots at the starting point.

Sign-posting

Information board at the starting point.
Painted red marks and signs.

Classification

Blue. Moderate, two boots pursuant to the Norwegian Trekking Association (DNT) system.

Altitude difference

50 – 271 metres.

Total time

One hour there and back.

Overview

After 50 metres, the path ascends steeply through a spruce wood. Above the spruce wood, there is a lovely view into the Hardangerfjord and out to the Sunnhordland basin. Follow the signs along the gentle ascent to the lean-to at the top.

Recommended advice

The path is rather marshy in places so wear appropriate footwear. There are also a number of alternative ascents and descents to Kaldestadåsen. Study the walking map and use your imagination to put together interesting walks.

Contact

Address:
  • 5460 Husnes
Phone:
53 48 42 80
Email:
turistinfo@kvinnherad.kommune.no
Website:
www.visitsunnhordland.no

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