Norwegian Mountains, Sogn og Fjordane
Bolberg, 337m (Haugen)
|Fylke/Kommune :||Sogn og Fjordane/Gloppen|
|Maps :||1218-I Nordfjordeid (Statens Kartverk, Norge 1:50 000)|
|Primary factor :||139m|
|Hiked :||Aug 2010|
|See also :||
|See also :||Other Sogn og Fjordane mountains|
If you're passing Sandane - on the way to somewhere and thinking about stretching your legs, then a hike up to Bolberg can be a good choice. The hike is short, and 99% of it runs along a forest road. The reward is a nice view towards a section of the Nordfjord.
Bolberg (Norge 1:50,000: 337m, Økonomisk Kartverk: -, UTM 32 V 350323 6858436) has a primary factor of 139m towards the higher parent mountain Haugsvarden (862m). The defining saddle (approx. UTM 32 V 351164 6858090) is found at Føleide. Ref. Økonomisk Kartverk (5m contours), the saddle is within the range 195-200m, interpolated to 198m.
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The route descriptions are valid per Oct
Route 1: Føleide - Bolberg (all seasons)
(all distances are approx. distances)
The starting point for this route description is Sandane. Follow highway E39 to the east (Sandane Lufthavn / Lote / Nordfjordeid). Approx. halfway between Sandane and Anda (ferry), turn right towards Vereide (signposted). Follow this road 2,2km up to Føleide. Locate the forest road (N61.82593 E6.17463) to Bolberg and find parking nearby.