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Vøringsfossen Waterfall Base
Photos by Bjørn Andresen / Statens vegvesen
Hiking & Trekking in Hallingdal

Season:

May - Oct

Elevation gain:

100 m

Distance/time:

3 km/1-2 hrs

Difficulty level:

Medium
Hike to the base of Norway’s most famous waterfall
Vøringsfossen Waterfall Base

If you’re feeling energetic a trip to the base of Vøringsfossen Waterfall is a great option in combination with a visit to the viewpoint above. Hiking to the base is the best way to fully appreciate the raw power of the falls and you can also experience the intriguing atmosphere down in the steep Måbodalen Valley. Down by the river the trail leads over large, slippery rocks so hiking boots or shoes are recommended.

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