Steindalen Glacier Day Hike - Adventure by DesignDate: Monday 20 jul 2020 - Wednesday 30 Sep 2020 Show map
This guided hike will lead you up the Steindalsvalley to the glacier Steindalsbreen.
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We will meet at the parking area in Steindalen. Your tour begins with a walk up the lushly, forested lower valley before opening out into the distinct u-shaped valley created by the glacier.
The hike is done at a leisurely pace, with regular breaks and photo stops. Your guide will talk about the life cycle of the glacier and how it has shaped the landscape you are walking through. You will also pass marked sites where the glacier has been in past years, a visible sign of our changing climate.
There is often a chance to see local wildlife, with both sheep and reindeer grazing in the valley. If you’re lucky you might even see a sea eagle, who often nests in the valley.
We will have a pack lunch and hot drink at the foot of the glacier, surrounded by the towering mountains.
Make sure you inform us in case of any food allergies or medical conditions/injuries relevant to the tour.
Note: This isn’t a glacier hike. For a full-guided hike onto the upper parts of the glacier please contact us for more information.
Location: Trailhead car park, Steindalen. Pick-up can be arranged also from Otteren bus stop on request.
- Wilderness Guide
- Packed lunch
Participants: private group 2-6 people, prices for minimum of 2 adults per group
Larger groups and other dates possible on request.
Length: 13 km return
Duration: 6-8 hours. Varies from group to group.
Departure: 10 am Norwegian time
Required fitness level: average fitness level. This is a long day out but can be done by most people.
Please bring good outdoor clothes and hiking boots.
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About this activity
Phone number358 442054775
Contact person email
Contact person nameGareth Hutton
Prices from1900 Per adult NOK
Price informationChildren 4-14 years: 990 NOK (requires at minimum of 2 adults)
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