Galden - 2017 10 turfavorittar Hiking Trail

  • Galden

    Galden Photo: Simen Bjerke

Essential info

  • Destination: Ål
  • Season: June-November
  • Difficulty: Medium
  • Distance: 1.9 kilometers (out‑and‑back)
  • Elevation Gain: 260 meters
  • Duration: -2.5 hours

About Galden - 2017 10 turfavorittar

The first part of the hike is somewhat steep and follows the South Church road. Cross the small river. Then the steady climb starts. After some time the path flattens and the path to Galden turns to the left. The view at the top is magnificent.

Cultural heritage:
East of Galden you can fincd old hunting places.

Drive State highway 7 about 3 km East of Ål Center, exit to District road 244 to Vats (Vats is about 22 km from the center of Ål).

Drive to TES Byggservice, Vatsvegen 440 in Vats. Park by the parking sign close to the county road.
By the parking lot you will find an information board about Kyrkjevegen/ the Church road.

Marshy in the start. Steady climb on a good path.

4 km t/r. 750 - 1005 masl.

Detailed map:
Sykkel- og turkart Ål/ Gol/ Hemsedal 1:60 000


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