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Length in km (12,3)
Challenging, Marked trails with colour grading
Fjord, Forest, Major pathway, Mountains, Total ascent (615)
August, July, June, May, October, September
Hagalid - Skomakanibbå - HagalidSkomakarnibbå (The Shoemaker's Crag) at 700 meters is a distinctive mountain south of the Jøsenfjord in Hjelmeland, Ryfylke, that can be viewed in profile from the National Tourist Route Ryfylke (Rv 13) between Vadla and Vindsvik. The mountain's name has its origins in an old saga.Skomakarnibbå is a great place to walk to. The walk starts at the car park before the farm buildings at Hagalid. The path, which goes through varied and attractive terrain, is 7 kilometres long, climbs 450 metres and is steep in parts. Wet bog-area before you get to mount Øksnafjellet where you can enjoy the view. 2,5 hours each way. Season: May - October.On a clear day there are fantastic views of the mountains, fjord and islands from the viewpoint at Skomakarnibbå. Suitable footwear, walking sticks and fitness are essentials for this walk. You should not attempt to go out on Skomakarnibbå itself.Touring Map are available at the Tourist Information, or click here for pdf.
Hjelmeland Tourist Information
The municipality of Hjelmeland lies at the heart of Ryfylke. In terms of area, Hjelmeland is the second biggest municipality in Rogaland and has a population of almost 2,800. The city of Stavanger lies 1 ½ hours to the south.
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National Tourist Route Ryfylke
The National Tourist Route Ryfylke through Ryfylke, which opened in 2011, is one of the longest of Norway’s 18 National Tourist Routes. The route through Ryfylke – from Oanes by the Lysefjord to Hårå in Røldal – is 183 kilometres long and travels Rv. 13...
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Skomakarnibbå (The Shoemaker's Crag) at 700 meters is a distinctive mountain south of the Jøsenfjord in Hjelmeland, Ryfylke, that can be viewed in profile from the National Tourist Route Ryfylke (Rv 13) between Vadla and Vindsvik. The mountain's name has...
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Reisemål Ryfylke AS | NO-4130 Hjelmeland
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