Vardehovda Hiking Trail

  • Vardehovda

    Vardehovda Photo: Dagrinn Ystad

Essential info

  • Destination: Ål
  • Season: June-November
  • Difficulty: Medium
  • Distance: 1.4 kilometers (out‑and‑back)
  • Elevation Gain: 0 meters
  • Duration: 1-2.5 hours

About Vardehovda

Easy hike in high mountain terrain up to Vardehovda, with breathtaking view towards Reineskarvet and the rest of the Northern Mountains. There are several areas were you can rest along the path. You can combine the hike with a trip around Lake Bergsjøen.

How to get there:

District Road 244 through Vats to Bergsjø.


At the parkinglot about 300 m before Bergsjø Appartments, or at Skarslia Ski- and tobbaggancenter.

Km/ masl:

About 4 km if you park at the parkinglot before Bergsjø Appartments.

1080 - 1185 masl.

About 8 km from Skarslia, 890 - 1185 masl


Reineskarvet 1:50 000


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