Tagged: Hiking

The world’s largest treasure hunt

Geocaching thrives in Norway as technology reinvents the Norwegian hiking tradition Cathrine Løvaas Bergen, Norway Hiking is one of the most popular everyday activities in Norway, but it is not what it used to...

7-fjellsturen: a hike of seven mountains

Bergen’s annual mountain hike rewards thousands with marvellous views of the city Molly Andrus Norwegian American Weekly Thousands of Norwegians are ready to take to the beautiful mountains of Bergen for a challenging journey...

A vertigo tour of Norway

Five hikes throughout the country that will take your breath away. Are you heading to Norway this fall? Do what the Norwegians do, and make time for a hike. September in Norway is beautiful...

Norway on the cover of National Geographic

Norway is on the cover of National Geographic Adventure Magazine, November issue Bike until you’re breathless. Hike until your legs melt. Base jump (or don’t). Look out, Chamonix. Norway is Europe’s new home for...

Bus trip over snow-covered mountain turns fatal

One passenger was killed and several were injured when a bus with 40 passengers slid off the road, and nearly rolled over, on highway R15 near Grotli north of Lillehammer early Tuesday morning. The...

Hiking in the Sognefjellet mountains in Norway

Hiking in the Sognefjellet mountains in the Jotunheimen National Park. Here you will find 24 peaks above 2000 metres above sea level. The Norwegian mountains are fantastic. Here you will find fresh water, pure air and beautiful...

Cabin Hopping in Norway

For many travellers the ideal vacation is to escape from noisy cities and retreat to the outdoors. The beautiful mountains of western Norway are a great place to spend your summer vacation. By Berit...