Hallingskarvet National Park 4.8

Rallarvegen 2660, 5719 Finse, Norway

Attractions near Hallingskarvet National Park

Folarskardnuten

Folarskardnuten is the highest point on Hallingskarvet, and is also the highest point in the county Viken of Norway. The mountain lies within Hallingskarvet National Park. Wikipedia


Hallingskarvet
Hallingskarvet

Hallingskarvet is a mountain range in southern Norway stretching from Geilo to Finse in Vestland and Viken counties. The highest point is the 1,933-metre (6,342 ft) tall mountain Folarskardnuten in Hol Municipality in Viken county. In the north, there is a large dammed lake called Strandavatnet. The Bergen Line railway, which runs south of Hallingskarvet, has its highest stop at Finse Station at an elevation of 1,222 metres (4,009 ft).In 2006, the Hallingskarvet mountain range became part of the Hallingskarvet National Park. Wikipedia


Hallingskarvet National Park
Hallingskarvet National Park

Hallingskarvet National Park (Norwegian: Hallingskarvet nasjonalpark) is a national park in central Norway that was established by the government on 22 December 2006. The park is located in the municipalities of Hol (Viken county), Ulvik and Aurland (both in Vestland county). More precisely, the park comprises the Hallingskarv plateau and the high mountain areas to the west of it. It includes the Vargebreen glacier as well as the valleys of Såtedalen, Lengjedalen, Ynglesdalen, and parts of Raggsteindalen. The national park covers 450 square kilometres (170 sq mi) of the Hallingskarvet mountain range and hosts large stocks of wild reindeer, an important factor in the establishment of the park. The highest point in the national park is Folarskardnuten which reaches an elevation of 1,933 metres (6,342 ft) above sea level. The landscape of Hallingskarvet was shaped by multiple ice ages. The park shows the geological history and the connection between this history and the variation in the species living there. It includes areas of special value and which are home to threatened or vulnerable species such as Draba cacuminum (whitlow-grass) and Botrychium lanceolatum (lance-leaf grapefern... Wikipedia


Hallingskarvet National Park
Skarvåga 0

3577 Hovet, Norway


Rallarmuseet på Finse 25

Rallarvegen 2660, 5719 Finse, Norway


Haugastøl 2

Dansarfeten, 3611 Kongsberg, Norway


Blåisen Glacier 0

5719 Finse, Norway


Hytto 0

Sløddfjordtangen 26, 3595 Haugastøl, Norway


Middalen Glacier 1

5719 Finse, Norway