Hiking to Hoven

DifficultyEasy
LocationGimsøya
Duration2 to 3 hrs
Distance3.62 km
Climb450 m
Maximum altitude376 m
Map - 1:50 000Vestvågøy, Vågan
Snow riskUntil May on the summit
  • Type of hike : Go back
  • Visibility of the route : Medium
  • Start/Finish : Hov/Hov
  • GPS Point : Start/finish: N68° 20.400' E14° 07.478'
    Summit: N68° 19.830' E14° 06.337'
willow ptarmigan (Lofoten)
Description


A short hike in a heavenly setting overlooking the sea! There are no special difficulties about this hike which takes you up the majestic solitary peak that overlooks the tiny settlement of Hovsund.

At the foot of this peak you will find magnificent beaches of white sand which are perfect for watching the midnight sun or even taking a bracing dip.

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