Articles about Norway

This is our collection of articles containing practical information. For hiking trails and maps visit outtt.com.

Hafjell Alpine Resort

About Hafjell Hafjell Alpine Resort is one of the most popular winter destinations in Norway. With a variety of alpine skiing hills, and the site of the 1994 Winter Olympics, it is no surprise that it attracts many visitors every winter. Located just a 2.5-hour drive north from Oslo and […]

Ski Beitostølen

About Beitostølen Beitostølen is one of the most popular winter destinations in southern Norway. With a variety of alpine skiing hills, 320 kilometers of cross country skiing trails, and other winter activities like dog sledding, and evening sleigh rides, it is no wonder why many Norwegians, and even visitors from […]

Voss Resort

About Voss Resort Voss Resort is one of the largest alpine ski resorts in western Norway and is located just a 1.5-hour drive east from Bergen. With 10 lifts, 23 varied alpine slopes, and 18 kilometers of cross country ski trails, it is the perfect destination for all types of […]

Myrkdalen Mountain Resort

About Myrkdalen Mykdalen Mountain Resort is the largest alpine ski resort in western Norway and is located just a 2-hour drive from Bergen. With 9 lifts, 22 varied slopes, and even off-piste terrain, it is the perfect destination for skiers of all levels. Getting There Car From Bergen, follow road […]

Helgeland: A coastal paradise

Helgeland is a coastal paradise located in the warmest and most southern part of Northern Norway. Spread across 18,832 square kilometers, the region is home to Norway’s second largest lake, Røssvatnet, a multitude of charming islands and isles, and idyllic mountains. There are four main towns in the area, Brønnøysund, […]

Guide to Via Ferrata in Norway

A Via Ferrata is a series of steel ladders, cables, and bridges that are bolted into mountain rocks that enable climbers to access the otherwise inaccessible (well, unless you’re an extremely skilled rock climber). No matter which Via Ferrata route you embark on, you’re bound to get views from a […]

Where to stay in Jotunheimen

The Jotunheimen region has many excellent accommodation options spread throughout. Base yourself at one of the many lodges and explore the area on day trips or travel from cabin-to-cabin over several days to fully immerse yourself in the high mountains. Beitostølen The village of Beitostølen, located at the southern end […]

Island Hopping in Ytre Hvaler National Park

The Hvaler archipelago is a made up of more than 800 islands, islets, and skerries. Throughout these rocks jutting out from the sea, you will find beaches and beautiful granite and gneiss rocks smoothed by the ocean waves. Hvaler is blessed with the most hours of sun of any place […]

Trail on Søndre Sandøy island in Hvaler.

The Coastal Hiking Trails on the Hvaler Islands

The walking trails along the Hvaler coast, or “Kyststien”, are found throughout the Hvaler islands and are protected as a recreational area within Ytre Hvaler National Park. Here, you will see a variety of coastal flora and fauna while you walk along the seaside and through the forests. You can find […]

6 Most Underrated Adventure Areas in Norway

An astonishing 17.1% of mainland Norway’s is protected. That’s a total of 2,885 conversation areas across 46 national parks. That’s a lot of land! Although one of the most well-known national parks is Jotunheimen National Park home to Besseggen Ridge, there are many more beautiful areas to explore. We’ve accumulated the […]