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 Fri Dec 9, 2022, 3:05 am
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I will be to lofoten on 25-30/4.

It really makes me sad that it is too dangerous to go to Reinebringen. Are there any hikes/places are safe and beautiful in late April?

Someone suggested me to go to Ryten, Mannen, and Offersøykammen.

Are there any more good suggestions which are safe and beautiful?

I think I will go with a pair of hiking shoes. Hiking with snow boots or special equipment are not my options.

I can hardly find information in late April as it lies across winter and summer.

I will be thankful if you can provide me some useful information or give me some suggestion.

harrylee1009
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Tue Mar 28, 2017, 4:50 pm

Hei Harry,

Don’t go up on Reinebringen in April, this might be sad but it is also much safer ! The path that is suppose to lead safely to the top is not yet finished and they will still be ice and snow so I would not venture there if I was you.

Their are plenty other options if there is not too much snow at that time, here are some of them chosen in the “Easy” and “Easy/Medium” (http://rando-lofoten.net/index.php/en/the-hikes):

Tops:

Hoven (http://www.rando-lofoten.net/index.php/en/hov-en)

Holandsmelen (http://rando-lofoten.net/index.php/en/holandsmelen-en)

Offersoyakammen (http://rando-lofoten.net/index.php/en/offersoykammen-en)

Slettheia (http://rando-lofoten.net/index.php/en/hiking-to-slettheia)

Nonstinden (http://rando-lofoten.net/index.php/en/nonstinden-en)

Norlandsnupen (http://rando-lofoten.net/index.php/en/hiking-to-nordlandsnupen)

Guratinden (https://www.rando-lofoten.net/en/guratinden-en)

Costal walks:

Nesland-Nusfjord (http://rando-lofoten.net/index.php/en/nesland-nusefjord-en)

Nedreneset (http://rando-lofoten.net/index.php/fr/nedreneset)

Måstad (http://rando-lofoten.net/index.php/en/hiking-to-mastad)

Of course you should first check the weather forecast (http://rando-lofoten.net/index.php/en/forecasts/weather) and the snow coverage (looking at the webcams on the home page of this site) before to make a decision on witch walk to choose.

Have a safe trip,

david
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Fri May 3, 2013, 5:06 am

Thanks David.

I still see lots of snow through the webcam. Does it means that a pair of snowboot is required? I will choose to hike in those rank easy. If it is really indicated, can I buy/rent snowboot in lofoten? Where can I find it? Thanks!

harrylee1009
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Tue Mar 28, 2017, 4:50 pm

Sorry.

What I wanna ask is snowshoe but not snowboot. Thanks.

harrylee1009
3 0
Tue Mar 28, 2017, 4:50 pm

Hei Harry,

You can find snowshoes in Leknes (Intersport shop) or in Bodo (if you pass by this town) at Skandinavisk shop (probably bigger choice and cheaper prices).

david
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Fri May 3, 2013, 5:06 am
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