On hiking trails for all levels, around Hangurstoppen and Voss Gondol.
Wheather you are searcing for short og long hiking trips, Hangurstoppen is the perfect starting point for hiking in the mountains. Here – you’ll find spectacular nature and marked trails suited for everyone.
The area at Hanguren is an easy and accessible hiking area for all ages. If you are looking for a full workout, the mountain has lots to offer, but you can also find plenty of trails that are suitable for the entire family. From the old “Hangursrestauranten” you have panorama view overlooking the Vangsvatnet lake and Voss town centre.
From Hanguren, one can also access “The Red Cross Cabin / Røde Kors hytta”, Raugstad, mount Lønahorgi or Bavallen. One can also walk down to Mølstertunet or Voss town centre from here.
Remember that many of the trails are in the terrain – so bring good hiking shoes, as the trails could be wet.
This round tour starts just outside the top station at Hangurstoppen. This is an easy walk that is suitable for all ages and levels, and you can even bring a stroller.
The trail is around 800 meter and offers beautiful panoramic view of Voss’ mountains, lakes and part of the town centre.
A nice round tour, about 3 km long, in the terrain. It starts and ends just outside the top station at Hangurstoppen.
The Red Cross Cabin / Røde kors hytta
The red cross cabin is accesible from both Bavallen and Hanguren.
Situated by the lake “Valbergstjørni”, it is possible to take a swim on hot summer days.
The cabin is a popular hiking destinaton with great view to some of the mountains surrounding Voss, amongst others mount Lønahorgi.
Mount Lønahorgi (1410 MASL) is another popular destination for hiking. Choose to start from either mount Hangur og Bavallen. From the summit of mount Lønahorgi one has spectacular view and one clear days you can see a total of 4 glaciers from the top; Fresvikbreen, Hardangerjøkulen, Vossaskavlen and Folgefonna.
Please note that the trail to Lønahorgi is a demanding hiking trip with a distance of approx. 20 km return trip, lasting around 6 – 8 hours. The climb from Bavallen to Lønahorgi is around 1100 meters.
During summer, the trail is marked. The trail covers high mountain terrain, where the weather can change quickly. Therefore, one should/must bring a map and compass at all times.
The maps below illustrates some of the trails in the area around Hangurstoppen.