Hiking

Voss Resort

Hiking in Voss Resort

In Voss Resort you can find hiking trails for all levels!

Wheather you are searcing for short og long hiking trips, Voss Resort is the perfect starting point for hiking in the mountains. Here – you’ll find spectacular nature and marked trails suited for everyone. 

Important information regarding closed areas:
During spring, summer and autumn there will be construction work, including blasting work, from the parking lot at Tråstølen up to Bavallstoppen, due to construction of infrastructur for future projects. Please note that this is a construction site and that the road from the parking lot at Tråstølen up to Bavallstoppen can’t be used for hiking/biking. A marked “T-trail” through the cabin area up to Horgaletten and Lønahorgi will not be effected by the construction work. 

In addition, during the period of 7 May to 1 August 2018, there will be construction work, including blasting work/work with explosive substances, in the area Mølster – Hanguren. This is due to the construcion of a new gondola. Please note that entry within the restricted area is strictly forbidden. The area is limited with “No Entry” signs – please respect this. 

 

Areas for hiking in Voss Resort

Mount Hangur / Hanguren

The area at Hanguren is an easy and accessible hiking area for all ages. You decide how much of a challenge you would like. If you are looking for a full workout, the mountain has lots to offer, but you can also find plenty of trails that are suitable for the entire family. 
From “Hangursrestauranten” you have panorama view overlooking the Vangsvatnet lake and Voss town centre.

From Hanguren, one can also access “The Red Cross Cabin / Røde Kors hytta”, Raugstad, mount Lønahorgi or Bavallen. One can also walk down to Mølstertunet or Voss town centre from here.

Please note that some areas are closed for hiking/biking this summer.


Photo: Erik Østlie

 

The Red Cross Cabin / Røde kors hytta

The red cross cabin is accesible from both Bavallen and Hanguren. 
Situated by the lake “Valbergstjørni”, it is possible to take a swim on hot summer days.
The cabin is a popular hiking destinaton with great view to some of the mountains surrounding Voss, amongst others mount Lønahorgi.


Photo: Erik Østlie
 

Mount Lønahorgi

Mount Lønahorgi (1410 MASL) is another popular destination for hiking, with starting point at Voss Resort.
Choose to start from either mount Hangur og Bavallen. From the summit of mount Lønahorgi one has spectacular view and one clear days you can see a total of 4 glaciers from the top; Fresvikbreen, Hardangerjøkulen, Vossaskavlen and Folgefonna. 

Please note that the trail to Lønahorgi is a demanding hiking trip with a distance of approx. 20 km return trip, lasting around 6 – 8 hours. The climb from Bavallen to Lønahorgi is around 1100 meters.
During summer, the trail is marked. The trail covers high mountain terrain, where the weather can change quickly. Therefore, one should/must bring a map and compass at all times.  

 

Trail map

The trail map will give you an overview over the different trails in the area around Hanguren. During summer, these maps will also be found on boards in different locations in the terrain. You can also download the brochure «Hanguren – turområde» witch contains the trail map.

 

Happy hiking!

Contact us:

Phone: +47 4700 4700
post@vossresort.no

Voss Resort Bavallstunet
Bavallstunet 26
5700  VOSS

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