An exciting challenge in spectacular scenery. Via Ferrata Loen starts at the Loen Active shop and takes you up to Mt. Hoven (1011 m.). Fantastic views of beautiful mountains, glaciers and fjord. Duration 5-6 hrs.
The Gjølmunne suspension bridge, the longest via ferrata bridge in Europe, 120 m long.
The Gjølmunne wirebridge, 36 m long.
We recommend beginners to book Via Ferrata Loen with guide.
Sail and climb 9th to 13th May 2018
What is a Via Ferrata?
The name Via Ferrata comes from Italy, where they built an “iron road” in the mountains during the first world war. The essence of a modern via ferrata is a steel cable which runs along the route and is periodically (every 3 to 10 metres (9.8 to 33 ft)) fixed to the rock. Using a via ferrata kit the climber can secure themselves to the cable, limiting any fall.
Loen Active offer guided tours for 5-120 persons.
Focus on safety.
Minimum age is 12 years
All commercial guiding through Loen Active
Info about Via Ferrata Loen
Question to email@example.com Tel +47 57 87 58 00
Via Ferrata Loen included guide, safety equipment and return with Loen Skylift (cabelcar) from Hoven (1011 masl) to Loen NOK 1310,- per adult and NOK 1165,- per child (12-15 years)
Necessary equipment: food, a big bottle with water or soft drinks (two liters), gloves, windproof jacket, long trouser, buff and warm clothes when cold weather conditions
Shoe rental La Sportiva NOK 100,-
Buying gloves NOK 50,-
Two baguets à 90 g NOK 100,-
Estimated duration with guide from five to six hours included breaks.
For experienced via ferrata climbers it’s possible to rent via ferrata equipment in the Loen Active shop NOK 450,- per person
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