Hiking route

Start the hike by walking on a forest track for aproxomately 1 km, before following a path further up and to the west where Galten is.

From Galten you get a lovely view towards Volda, Austefjorden and Dalsfjorden.

Getting there

After the ferry pier you head towards Lauvstad at Dalsfjordvegen. Take left from Coop grocery store and follow the road towards Folkestadsætra. Here you must pass a toll station. You will find a area map here. Follow the road further to a cropland and park in this area, then start the hike at your right side.

Contact

Address:
  • Galten
  • 6120 Volda
Phone:
+47 70 30 98 00
Email:
info@visitalesund.com
Website:
morotur.no/tur/galten-fraa-mjeltebakkane

Facilities

Total ascent:
  • 236m
Level of difficulty:
  • Medium (blue)
Distance:
  • 4.1km
Duration:
  • Short (0.5-3h)
Season:
  • Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer
Surface:
  • Gravel
  • Path
Terrain:
  • Forest area
  • Mountain area

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