The rugged national park in central Norway features some of the most pristine landscapes in the country. A place where wild reindeer roam the meadows. Where the Eurasian dotterel, a wader bird, masters the art of camouflage. And where purple saxifrage grow along the cliffs. Hiking here offers fine rewards in breathtaking landscapes. Visit during the warmer months between March and July for ideal mountain climbing conditions. Visit during the warmer months between June and August for ideal hiking conditions.
Located in central Norway on the Hallingskarv plateau, the Hallingskarvet National Park also encompasses the valleys of Såtedalen, Lengjedalen, Ynglesdalen and chunks of Raggsteindalen. It covers 450 square kilometers protecting a mountain range and its native wild reindeer, a key factor in the formation of the park in 2006. The highest point in the national park is Folarskardnuten, peaking at 1,933 meters.
The region receives an alpine climate.
Visit during the warmer months between June and August for ideal hiking conditions.
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