Geobike Sokndal, Rogaland

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Magma Geopark offers excellent possibilities for cycling thanks to its small roads and low volume of traffic. The Geobike tour from Sogndalstrand towards Rekefjord and Nesvåg takes you through the diverse landscape along winding gravel and paved roads full of natural and cultural experiences. Along the route you can observe how the geology of the area has influenced cultural history. You will also experience vibrant coastal activity and a beautiful cultural landscape with old boathouses, barns for storage of peat and cowsheds. 

 

The route is a round trip of about 28 km with the highest point at 200 meters above sea level. Some attractions to be seen along the road is the old sailors landmark Hådyret, Nesvåg boathouses, the Rossland God and the characteristic moon landscape of Magma Geopark. A diverse and scenic route!

 

A extra route can be added biking towards Blåfjell with the possibility to visit the Rocking rock (Ruggesteinen) - 74 ton movable rock - and the historick Blåfjell mines. 

 

Additional Information

Meeting Point
Sogndalstrand Kulturhotell, Strandgaten 22, 4380 Hauge i Dalane
Contact information
Tlf: +47 917 82 594; post@magmageopark.com
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If bikes are not rented through this booking, it is also possible to rent bikes at Sogndalstrand Cultural hotel for 200 NOK.

We start from the parking ground in Sogndalstrand, and the trip is medium hard and about 3,5-4 hours.

Highlights

Biking

Glacial landscape with traces after the last iceage

Geology from hot magma

Fishermen villages

Hådyret - a sailors landmark

The Rossland God

 

 

Route

  1. Sogndalstrand