Bøyadalen Valley HIKE

Bøyadalen Valley hike goes close, but in safe distance from the icefall of Bøyabreen Glacier. This is an easy and family friendly hike in spectacular surroundings.

Price 200,- NOK 

(minimum 5 people or minimum price 1000,-

The hike starts from the parking lot close to the glacier lake at 150 m.a.s.l.  We walk slowly through a lush forrest, before we enter a moraine ridge made by the glacier in "The Little Ice Age" about 250 years ago. The track we walk is good, but sometimes narrow and a little bit steep. We reach the top of the ridge at 400 m.a.s.l. where we enjoy the view towards the glacier in the mountain side and the lake in the valley below. We return the same way we walked up.

Duration: 2 hours

Distance: 2 km

Ascension: 250 m

Season: May-October

Level: Easy

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Equipment you have to bring: trekking shoes or terrain trainers, gloves, hat, sun glasses, sunscreen, drinking water, food, snack, wind/water-proof jacket/pants, a backpack for all your gear. Dress up to feel comfortable in the mountain and pay attention to the weather forecast. 

Important: You should have insurance that covers hiking in the mountain. The guide have all rights to cancel any activity due to difficult conditions concerning the weather or terrain, and/or lack of proper equipment and/or skills of the participants to accomplish the activity.

Recommended accommodation close to this activity:

Bøyum Camping

Find us next to the Glacier Museum