– Hike to Kavliheian

The Kavliheian Mountain Pasture in Isfjorden is a short and easy hike, great for families with small kids. And a great fjord view towards the Romsdalsfjord is included.


Isfjorden - Kavliheian
Drone-view from Kavliheian towards the Romsdalsfjord and Åndalsnes.

Drive east from the center of Isfjorden in Romsdal, approximately 2.5 kilometer to Øvre Kavli. From there, around three kilometer (tollroad) to parking lot at the end of the road.


From the parking place you have a great view towards the Romsdalsfjord and Åndalsnes. Turn around 180 degrees and you can see eastwards towards the surrounding mountains with Mt Juratind as one of the most beautiful and majestic.

Between one and two kilometers easy and flat hike to the mountain pasture at Kavliheian. Kavliheian is a great starting point for other more demanding hikes and is also a popular goal for skiers during winter.

WINTER: From the top of the famous ski-touring-mountain Kirketaket, there is more than 1000 (3000ft) vertical meters of steep slopes down to Kavliheian which is situated at the foothill of the mountain. Kavliheian is also a popular goal for Cross Country Skiing with well prepared ski tracks where you start at the Shooting Range in Isfjorden.

Read more about the hike at

Useful Links – Isfjorden and Romsdal

Hike to Kavlisetra – Mape Overview