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Allen made our trip!

We had the crap weather. It was foggy and we couldn't see anything. But to have a tour guide like... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Vatt K
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Amazing hike - didn't necessarily *need* a guide.

I 100% recommend doing this hike at sunrise. It's gorgeous and should not be missed. The package... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jake S
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Welcome to Stavanger & Ryfylke! The Norwegian wilderness is a world-class playground for true outdoor adventurers. Outdoorlife Norway’s professional (and local!) nature guides lead unique ‘off the beaten track’ tours that highlight the region’s fjords, mountains, and valleys. We offer premium guided day-hikes, bicycle tours, multi-day treks, and tailor-made private tours throughout the year. Optimize your adventure and leave the hassle up to us!
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“sunrise hike” (30 reviews)
“great guide” (21 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Ryfylkegata 13, Stavanger 4014, Norway
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had the crap weather. It was foggy and we couldn't see anything. But to have a tour guide like Erlend (we called him Allen), he really made our trip and without him, the hike wouldn't have been the same. If you're thinking of going...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I 100% recommend doing this hike at sunrise. It's gorgeous and should not be missed. The package includes pick-up from your hotel, a guided hike with some info along the way, and a very good meal afterwards. My reason for 3-stars only pertains to folks...More

Thank Jake S
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Johannes_Apon, Eier at Outdoorlife Norway, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Jake, Thanks for your review! Hiking with or without a guide is people´s own choice. For us, guiding is more about just showing the way. We guide many happy experienced hikers as well. Our goal is to turn an otherwise ok experience into something...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are not enough good things to say about these trips! I joined in on the Beat the Crowd Kjerag Hike & the Sunrise Preikestolen Hike and recommend both 100%!!! Johannes was an excellent guide for these hikes and really made you feel comfortable and...More

Thank Jenny B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Johannes was an excellent guide for both the Beat the Crowd Kjerag Hike and the Sunrise Preikestolen Hike. I could not rate his tour highly enough! He made the both the trips run smoothly and no stress for the customer. Johannes has a wealth of...More

Thank Rachel W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a nice day it was! Norway is beautiful, and with this company you can enjoy it with amazing excursions and competent guides. I did the "Off the beaten tracks" excursion and it was totally worth it. The amazing and peaceful canoeing plus the hike...More

Thank railjet
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was really nervous about the hike, wondering if I would be able for it but i really needn't have been. Johannes was our guide for the day and he was beyond brilliant. Extremely friendly from the very beginning and immediately put me at ease....More

Thank Lia R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent experience! Everything was well organized and right on schedule. Erlend was kind, polite and very knowledgeable.

Thank Luisa M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide Erlend arrived early and had a friendly greeting for us. He introduced himself and outlined what the hike would entail. He was very accomodating and answered all the questions that the group had. Before we started he oulined the route and gave us...More

Thank Gerry F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing Off the Beaten Track Preikestolen Usually, I plan all our hikes and my husband and I go alone. But since we were going to be in a foreign country rather than the USA, I decided to use Outdoor Life Norway to do the hard...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner decided to travel with Outdoorlife company and that was the best decision. Everything was organized on a high level. Guides were very friendly and they told us a lot of curiosities. This is a good occasion to meet new people from...More

Thank Joanna M
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We did a guided hike up to Pulpit Rock with Outdoor Life (the Off the Beaten Path Hike). It actually started with some canoeing, and we hiked up and over the back side of the mountain, coming down to Pulpit Rock from above... More
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