Nigardsbreen – easily accessible

Nigardsbreen - Overview

The NIGARDSBREEN is the most easily accessible glacier of Norway. From Breheimsenteret the meeting point for the hikes is reached after a 3,5 km drive on a toll road.
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Hike selection:

ATTENTION 40 iconReservation without payment is not possible. We recommend in peak season (10.7-25.8) to buy the tickets online on our homepage at least 1-3 day before commence. If it is still vacant spaces, you can purchase the tickets directly of your glacier guide (cash only in NOK).

utstyr 40Tips about personal equipment

brevandring middel 40Some parts of the route up to the Nigardsbreen Glacier and on the glacier itself, climbs quite steep up and down. The route is made easier by fixed ropes and steps in the ice. The participants should have good balance and intermediate fitness. For people without any outdoor experience on mountain trails, all walks  might be too exhausting! 

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Nigardsbreen FactsICON TOP

nigardsbreen JC DahlAre you interested in facts about Nigardsbreen Glacier? Marthe Gjerde, doctoral degree in quaternary geology, has written a treatise about Nigardsbreen.

pdf Glacier facts about Nigardsbreen