Location

Hatlestrand

Map

Sports team Strand-Ulv orienteering map of Hatlestrand. Norway 1:50.000 - Sheet Varaldsøyna 1215-2

Start point, end point and parking

Grønevik. From Gjermundshamn ferry quay - drive 4 km towards Mundheim. Drive off the main road on the left and park down by road barrier where you also find an information board. The trip goes on a forest road.

Length to hiking destination

4,0 km

Marking

T markings along the path.

Grading

GREEN – Easy hike.

Difference in altitude

50 – 235 m AMSL

Estimated time for total trip

2,5 hours

Overview

Follow the forest road 3 km uphill. For the last 500 m you walk on a path. Up along the forest road there is a fantastic view over to Varaldsøy, Melderskin and many of the Kvinnherad mountains. You can go with a pram almost to the hiking destination.

Recommended advice

Note: By the lake there is a protected nature area!

Contact

Address:
  • 5635 Hatlestrand
Phone:
53 48 42 80
Email:
turistinfo@kvinnherad.kommune.no
Website:

Facilities

Level of difficulty:
  • Easy (green)
Total ascent:
  • 235m
Duration:
  • Short (0.5-3h)
Season:
  • Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
Surface:
  • Path
Terrain:
  • Forest area

Where is Svartavatnet Hatlestrand?