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Via Ferrata Loen

Loen Active
6789 Loen

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Via Ferrata Loen
  • Via Ferrata Loen
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  • Gjølmunnebrua bridge, Via Ferrata Loen
  • Loen Skylift
  • Via Ferrata Loen
  • Via Ferrata Loen
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  • View from the top of Mt. Hoven (1011 m.)
  • Via Ferrata Loen
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  • The Gjølmunne String
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  • At the top of Mount Hoven, Loen Skylift
  • Loen Skylift
  • Nordfjord moments
  • Via Ferrata Loen
  • Via Ferrata Loen

Difficulty

Grading

  • expert
Length

Hiking Length:

Hiking Length:

6
Climbing

Hiking Length:

Hiking Length:

1000m
Time

Facilities

Duration

  • 6 hours
Terrain

Facilities

Nature and terrain

  • mountain
Type

Hiking

Marking?Trips marked with the national standard are marked in green (easy), blue (medium), red (demanding) and black (expert). DNT (The Norwegian Trekking Association) marked routes are marked with red T's, painted on cairns and stones. Local associations and sports clubs may have marked hiking trails in other ways. There are many different varieties. Ask at the tourist information office if you are unsure of the markings in the area you are visiting.
Ground

Opening Times

Via Ferrata Loen (1 May 2018 - 31 Oct 2018)

Practical

General facilities

  • Practical information - Forest road from the Alexandra Marina to an altitude of 170 metres. Path through steep terrain from an altitude of 170 metres to 440 metres. Walking time on forest road and path: 1 to 1 1/2 hours Altitude at start of Via Ferrata, 440 metres. Gjølmunnebridge 750 m.a.s.l. / 120 m long. Climbing metres, 950 metres. Cable length, 850 metres. Top of Via Ferrata – altitude of 880 - 900 metres Mt. Hoven, altitude of 1,011 metres. Return by Loen Skylift.
  • Terms and conditions - Book a guided tour with Loen Active. Price included Via Ferrata equipment and guide NOK 1020 (2018). Transfer back to Loen on the cable car NOK 290 p.p. when on a guided tour.
  • Warning - All hiking/climbing in the area is at your own risk. Guided tours are reccommended.

TripAdvisor

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    51
  • Very Good
    13
  • Average
    2
  • Poor
    3
  • Terrible
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Recent Reviews:

  • maybs2014
    Bekkestua, Norway
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Great fun, not to hard.
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 9th September 2018
    It looks harder than it is. You can climb the 1000 m and feel safe all the way, but some parts still give you a airy feeling. Especially the one wire bridge. You also have a super view while you... Read full review
  • gardkarlsen
    Stavanger, Norway
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    5 star for the via ferrata - but we did not get any guiding
    2 of 5 stars
    Monday, 17th September 2018
    We did the Via Ferrata Loen on a beautiful day in September. We had booked in advance and showed up according to the information that we had gotten in the e-mail confirmation. The getting equipment... Read full review
  • Kmarissen
    Born, The Netherlands
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Exiting, beautiful, active experience
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 22nd September 2018
    We did the Fia Ferrata with Loen active, It was great! The evening before I suddenly doubt whether it is not too difficult (since we never climbed before) and started to read reviews. Well: You can... Read full review

Route Guides

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Guided tour incl. return w/Loen Skylift* (2019)NOK1,345.00 guided tour

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Map & Directions

Facilities

Age limit

  • 12 years

Distance

  • length in km - 6

Duration

  • 6 hours

General facilities

  • reservations accepted

Grading

  • expert

Nature and terrain

  • mountain
  • total ascent - 1000m

Participants must bring

  • climbing shoes
  • mountain shoes

Season

  • august
  • july
  • june
  • may
  • october
  • september

Video

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