Isfjorden.com – Hiking

Some of our most famous mountains are located around Isfjorden. The Romsdalseggen hike is one of Norway´s most scenic hikes. Map to use: Romsdalsfjella Nord 1:50000.

 

Some of the mountains in Isfjorden and nearby are Romsdalshorn, Trollveggen, Vengetind, Blånebba, Juratind, Kirketaket and Torshammaren. Here you can read about some of the hikes you can do from Isfjorden.

Season and Safety

Many of the activities and attractions mentioned on this website are open only in summer and are closed in winter. This also applies to many of the roads and accommodations mentioned. Season and opening time will vary. It depends on where it is and what activity, attraction, road and accommodation it is, it usually opens in the summer and closes in the autumn, depending on i.a. the amount of snow and the risk of avalanches in the area. Read more about season, important safety information and your own responsibility…
Isfjorden-Kavliheian
Kavliheian Mountain Pasture in Isfjorden. Mt Juratind in the background.

Romsdalseggen

Romsdalseggen has in a short time become one of Norway’s most popular mountain hikes. The hike starts in Vengedalen and ends in the city center of Åndalsnes by the Romsdalsfjord. Now you can choose between hiking down from Nesaksla or take the Romsdal Gondola down to Åndalsnes.

FJORDS NORWAY - Romsdalseggen by the Romsdalsfjord
Romsdalseggen by the Romsdalsfjord

Litlefjellet

The hike to Litlefjellet in Romsdal is short, but the view from the mountain ridge is fantastic. From Litlefjellet you can see straight down to the Romsdalen Valley and to the Troll Wall (Trollveggen) on the other side of the valley. If Romsdalseggen is too long for you, we recommend the hike to Litlefjellet. This is a “Romsdalseggen Light-hike” with a view which is out of this world.

Kavliheian

Kavliheian mountain pasture in Isfjorden is a short and easy hike that is perfect for families with small children. And a great fjord view towards the Romsdalsfjord is included.

Grøvdalsbakken

The hike to Grøvdalsakken in Isfjorden is steep and heavy. But the view you get when you get over the edge towards Lake Bakkevatnet is fantastic.

Brevikskaret

The hike to Brevikskaret goes along an old tractor road. A great fjord view towards the Romsdalsfjord, to Romsdalseggen and down to Åndalsnes is included.

Einangsetra

Einangsetra has a great view down to the Romsdalsfjord, Åndalsnes and the Romsdalen Valley. You can see Romsdalseggen and mountains such as Trollveggen, Romsdalshorn and Vengetind from Einangsetra. The hike starts at Skorgedalen.

Useful Links – Isfjorden and Romsdal

Isfjorden in Romsdal – Map Overview