MOUNTAINEERING ON THE HORN OF VÆRØY

Lofoten Turlag

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On the tiny island of Værøy there are a surprising number of walks. A nice trip goes to the top of Hornet

From Sørland, follow the asphalt road north towards planting field. The road continues as "NATO-way" up to the tunnel. Follow this road to the first turn, here clear path that crosses "NATO-road" several times. Before reaching up to the back, go one past two restored eagle catch housing. One can only go in the direction Hornet. Great views of Moskenesstraumen to Lofotodden. Horn and along the ridge to Håheia and the Håen (NATO station). Stunning views of Mostad Vika, Mostad and direction Rost. From

follow the old access road down to Sørland, possibly. the same way back. 

Easy hike, about 2 hours each way mark.

 

Type: Hiking

Length: About. 2.8 km

Duration: 1 day +

  • Bereg running time for an adult male, in good shape, with no breaks. Read more about the timing here

grading: easy +

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fits: Adult

Area:

Lofoten, Vesterålen and Hinnøya

 

ELEVATION PROFILE

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GETTING THERE

 

Ferries to Værøy from Bodø and Moskenes

 

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Last updated: 01/13/2016

Mountaineering the Hornet on Værøy " of Lofoten Turlag licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0 .