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Himmeltinden

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Haukland, Leknes 8370, Norway
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Tough climb rewarded by awesome view

From Haukland beach, it's almost a thousand of meters to climb, quite steep. View from the top is... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
NicolasCoat
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Paris, France
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An incredible view of Lofoten for you on top of sky summit

Ride starts from Utakleiv , follow the path leading up the mountain , when you come up on top opens... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2016
Jonas_Bohlin
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Leknes, Norway
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On Vestvagøy you can pick and choose among rides high and low. The highest peak is "Himmeltinden" The tour starts from Uutakleiv og Haukland beach. The main top is 964 meters above sea level. The view is breathtaking. The hike to Vestvagøy islands highest peak takes 5-6 hours up and down, not marked, partly trail. More information about the trip at the local tourist office in Leknes.
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14 Jul 2017
“Tough climb rewarded by awesome view ”
14 Jan 2016
“An incredible view of Lofoten for you on top of sky summit”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Haukland, Leknes 8370, Norway
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

From Haukland beach, it's almost a thousand of meters to climb, quite steep. View from the top is really amazing. Pointed peaks, beaches, green fields, sea : what a combination!

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Reviewed 14 January 2016

Ride starts from Utakleiv , follow the path leading up the mountain , when you come up on top opens up a fantastic view of the Lofoten Islands

7  Thank Jonas_Bohlin
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Gail O
12 April 2016|
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Hiking down is quite hard for your knees. Would not recomend this hike if you have knee problems, but there is plenty of other options starting from Haukland beach.
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J1an
29 March 2016|
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Response from Jonas_Bohlin | Reviewed this property |
The tour starts from Utakleiv on grass overgrown dirt road in the direction Klumpan. Furthermore over Tuva and up along the back down to 931. The main top, 964 meters above sea level, is turned off (radar). Even from fast... More
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