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Holtaheia

Holtaheia
4120 Tau

982 19 975

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Holtaheia

Difficulty

Grading

  • easy
Length

ferger

7,5
Ascent

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198
Time

Facilities

Duration

  • 5 hours
Terrain

Facilities

Nature and terrain

  • forest
  • 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.

ferger

Ground

Facilities

Nature and terrain

  • gravel
  • small path

Practical

General facilities

  • Good to know - Leash all year. Here are the grazing animals. Use fence splitter holders that are set up.
  • 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.

Route Guides

Map

Road Directions

Access: drive Rv13 (the Ryfylke Road) along Bjørheimsvatnet lake to the sign for Holta. Up the hill until you see a new signpost for Holtaheia, then continue on a gravel road to the barrier. 

Facilities

Activities

  • mountain hiking

Distance

  • length in km - 7,5

Duration

  • 5 hours

Grading

  • easy
  • marked trails with colour grading

Nature and terrain

  • forest
  • gravel
  • mountain
  • small path
  • total ascent - 198

Participants must bring

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

Season

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

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  • Essential Tips for Hiking in the Mountains

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