Hike to Kavliheian in Romsdal

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.

Drive east from the center of Isfjorden in Romsdal, approximately 2.5 kilometre to Øvre Kavli. From there, around 3 kilometer (tollroad) to parking place at the end of the road.

 

 

DID Adventure - Hiking in Romsdal

 

The hike

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 kilometres 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.

FJORDS – Useful Links:

Fjords.com – Åndalsnes in Romsdal
Fjords.com – The Romsdalseggen Hike

Fjord Tours: Norway in a Nutshell
Fjord Tours: Plan and book fjord travel, accommodation and activities
Go Fjords: Big and Small Fjord Experiences
Fjord Pass: Great Discounts on Activities and Attractions in the Fjords
Visit Norway: Official page for Norway
Fjord Norway: Official page for Fjord Norway

 

Hike to Kavliheian in Isfjorden – Map Overview