From mountain to Lysefjord
Three days tour in Norwegian highland
Dates 2018: 9-11 February 2-4 March 16-18 March
From the Hunnedal/Sirdal, to the deepest Lysefjord
Minimum 5 persons
This is our most popular winterhiking/ski-tour. We start easy with 2-3 hours from the road in Hunnedalen to the mountain huit Sandvatn. Day two, we are heading against Langavatn, which is near by the famous Kjerag. Day three, we ended up in the Lysefjord. A high speed vessel will bring us back to Lauvik. Nice fjord cruise. From the pier at Lauvik a cab will pick us up and give us a lift back to Stavanger.
- 2 hours taxitour from Stavanger to Hunnedalen Valley
- 3 hours skiing
- Distance skitour: 12 km
The guide will meet you outside the Stavanger touristinformation at 8 am and bring us up to the starting point in Hunnedal. From the road we go upwards. Up and up, but not so steep. Don´t start with a lot of clothes, you will be warm. When we reach the top, it is a little up and down until we arrive the cabin Sandvatn. Forget about electricity and mobile coverage, you are in the mountain now.
- 3 hours skitour
- 12 km
- Lunch and dinner
Day two starts very easy. We are crossing some frozen water on our way to the mountain huit Langevatn. The terrain is beautiful. We usually have plenty of time when arriving Langavatn. So if you want, the guide will take you to a summit near by. But of course, you can also rest in the cottage, read a book, drink coffee or tea, or just talk to other people on their adventure.
- 14 km, much downhill
- High speed vessel to Lauvik, fjord cruse
- A cab back to Stavanger 3.30 pm
Depend of our skiing skills, we may start early this day. We have to catch the high speed vessel from Lysebotn at 3.30 pm, so we haven`t so much time, but we will manage it. From the mountain huit Langevatn we start easy. After 2 hours we having a lunch at the restaurant Øygardsstøl, which will be winterclosed at this time. Now we have starts the downhill, oh yes.
Depend of the snowcondition, are we able to skiing whole the way to the tunell? We hope so. After passing the tunell, there will be 30 minutes walking at asphalt to the pier in Lysebotn.
Onboard in the high speed vessel to Lauvik, relax, you have done it. Crossing the mountain, done advanced downhill skiing, spend two night in a mountain huit, you are an expedition member.
Not for everyone
About the expedition member
This is not a tour for everyone. You must have skills in skiing, and skiing downhill. You must have good conditions and be able to hike over long time.
- All transport
- Food and accommodation
What to bring
- Mountain ski with sharp edges
- Sleeping mat and sleeping bag
- Headlamps with new battery
- Skins under your skiis (not mandatory)
- Winter clothes
Complete packing list will be sent