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Skåpet

Vinddalen
4110 Forsand

51 84 02 00

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Skåpet

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Ferry Stavanger - Tau or Lauvik - Oanes. Rv 13 on to the Lysefjord Bridge. Then follow the road for Forsand and then Øvre Espedal. After passing farms in Øvre Espedal you will se the sign for Vinddalen. The narrow road takes you Bjørnaliholane to Vinddalen.

Facilities

Distance

  • length in km - 3,4
  • Marked walking trails

Duration

  • 3 hours - return trip

Food and drinks

  • self service

General facilities

  • Practical information - Equipment: Clothing: Preferably wool closest to body, then fleece and then windproof jacket. Bring rainproof clothing, hat, gloves and spare change. It is important to have sturdy footwear - use hiking/mountain boots. Pack enough food and drink adapted to length of your hike. First aid kit. Bring your phone, but remember that you might not have reception at all times
  • Warning - Be prepared for all types of weather in the mountains, even in summer. This is why you must bring clothing and equipment apt for sunny and nice weather, but also account for snow, rain and heavy wind. The weather can change rapidly. See www.yr.no for weather forecast.

Grading

  • easy
  • marked trails with colour grading

Nature and terrain

  • bog
  • canyon
  • forest
  • total ascent - 200

Other accommodation

  • Cabins may be booked in advance

Participants must bring

  • backpack
  • mountain shoes
  • warm clothing
  • water bottle
  • waterproof clothing
  • windproof clothing

Season

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

Sports activities

  • walking route

Video

  • Skåpet

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