Segestad Mountain Farm Hiking Trail

Take in lake and mountain views after a short, steep hike near Hjelle

Essential info

  • Destination: Nordfjord
  • Season: May-October
  • Difficulty: Medium
  • Distance: 3.3 kilometers (out‑and‑back)
  • Elevation Gain: 280 meters
  • Duration: 1-2 hours

About Segestad Mountain Farm

The Segestad Mountain Farm has an idyllic location overlooking Oppstrynsvatnet Lake. A short, steep hike brings you to the farm, perched on a clearing at the mouth of the Glomsdalen Valley, 300 meters above the lake. The views of the lake and surrounding mountains from this peaceful viewpoint simply stunning. Pack a picnic to enjoy at the farm while you soak in the landscape.

Getting there

The trail begins near Glomnes, 1 kilometer west from Hjelle on the northern shore of Oppstrynsvatnet Lake. Hjelle is an entry point to Norwegian Scenic Route Gamle Strynefjellsvegen.

Park in the small, paid, roadside parking area.

Trail description

From the parking lot, continue along the road to Glomnes. Cross the river and follow the road up to the right through the woods.

At the end of this road, continue on the trail to the left and stay left as you hike up the steep hillside to the clearing with Segestad Farm.

Amenities

  • Paid parking (20 NOK)

Map

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