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Hiking the Frøylandsvatnet lake

Orstad BMX track
4355 Kvernaland

51 85 92 00

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Frøylandsvatnet

Difficulty

Grading

  • easy
Length

ferger

8,2
Ascent

ferger

45
Time
Terrain
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

Facilities

Nature and terrain

  • gravel

Practical

General facilities

  • Good to know - Dogs on leash:1 May - 15 October

Route Guides

Map

Road Directions

Access by car: rv. 505 to the cycle cross track at Orstad where there is parking. Alternatively: fv. 261 to Engelsvågen. Parking west of the railway underpass. Alternatively: fv. 252 from Kleppe to Klepp Station. Parking on the south side of the railway underpass at Gunnarsberget.

Public Transport Directions

Train to Øksnavadporten or Klepp station.

Facilities

Activities

  • forest hiking

Distance

  • length in km - 8,2

General facilities

  • suitable for children

Grading

  • easy

Nature and terrain

  • gravel
  • total ascent - 45

Sports activities

  • lighted track

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Region Stavanger
Org.no.: 986517138

Vågsgt. 22
4306 Sandnes

+47 51 85 92 00

info@regionstavanger.com



Reisemål Ryfylke
Org.no.: 974906430

Vågavegen 116
4130 Hjelmeland

+47 982 19 975

info@ryfylke.com

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