Hiking to Kvalvika
- Type of hike : Loop
- Visibility of the route : Good
- Start/Finish : Approximately 2 km after the village of Fredvang on the 986 road to Selfjord and Krystad, leave your car in the car-park between the road and the fjord opposite the starting- point of the hike (long: 13° 7" 58" - lat: 68° 4" 20"). The route starts on the other side of the ditch just opposite the car park.
- GPS Point : Start/finish: N68 04.097 E13 07.796
Kvalvika beach: N68 04.652 E13 05.788
Mountain hut above Fredvang: N68 04.979 E13 07.519
- Extensions : Climbing to Ryten, medium; 5 hrs; 10 km; ± 790 m, max altitude 540 m
This famous route on the Lofoten islands takes you to an impressive beach flanked by dark granite cliffs and overlooking the Norwegian Sea.
More information about this hike...
You can read the detailed description of this hike (as well as 59 other hike descriptions), enjoy hundreds of photos, maps and practical information on the paper guidebook Hiking the LOFOTEN ISLANDS.