Via Ferrata Loen
Via Ferrata Loen is a phenomenally beautiful trip from fjord to mountain! Via Ferrata Loen is one climbing trail that starts in Loen in Stryn municipality, ending on the mountain Hoven (1011 moh.). At the top you have spectacular views for Lodalen, Oldedalen, Loen and Skåla.
Start on level with Nordfjorden, on forest road and path up to 440 moh, then via ferrata up to 900 moh and above Gjømmunnebrua on 750 moh. Via ferrata difficulty rating from A to D, alternatively E below the bridge. One can also go over the bridge bridge, Gjølmunnestrengen, which is 36 m long, on the road uphill Tunga in the direction of Hoven. From 900 moh is the regular path to the Hoven located on 1011 moh. Return from Hoven to Loen with the Loen Skylift lane or along the road to Oppheim (280 moh). Via Ferrata Loen is one demanding trip on normal 6-7 timers. Recommended minimum age is 12 years. Season: approx. 1. May to 1. November (depending on the snow).
For more information see www.loenactive.no