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Hiking to Volandstinden

Difficulty 3
Flakstadøya
3 to 5 hrs
6.4 km
680 m
443 m
Vest-Lofoten - 1:50 000
Until May on the summit
Type of hike :
Loop
Trail visibility :
Bonne, Moyenne
Departure/Arrival :
If you are coming from the north (Ramberg) via the E10, you will see a place where you can park to the right of the road 600m after Finnbyen (a large hangar surrounded by strong-smelling fish driers). Park and cross the road to where the trail begins in a little valley.
GPS point(s) :
Start/Finish: N68 03.865 E13 11.691 Summit of Volandstinden : N68 04.246 E13 12.652 Summit of Nesfjellet : N68 03.490 E13 12.185

Description


The top of Volandstinden is one of those peaks which, when seen from the road, seems totally inaccessible to hikers. It is, however, easy to climb without any particular difficulty. The steep peak also means it has a unique view over the island of Flakstadoya and bay of Ramberg.

 

More information about this hike...

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Accessibility

Accessible to dogs

Slideshow

Volandstinden.gpx :