If you would like to experience a more challenging glacier hike, you can join a long glacier hike incl. toprope ice climbing in the blue ice on NIGARDSBREEN
In small groups of max. 6 people, you can enjoy a more demanding blue ice trek and you will also try out some exciting ice climbing on a steep ice wall with a pair of climbing axes and completely safe because of the top rope.
The exhibition at Breheimsenteret is included. (does not apply to groups).
10.07 - 25.08 Monday - Saturday at 10:00
Departure at 10:30
Nigardsbreen car park at the equipment depot (sign GUIDE) next to the toilet.
Totally 5,5 - 6 hours, on ice ca. 4 hours.
The total time is calculated as follow:
Boat transport: 15 min. x 2 plus a little waiting.
Walking to and from the glacier 30-45 min. x 2.
Equip/roping up and instruction, approx. 30 min.
The hike on the ice is partly steep and may be exposed on some places.
Min. age limit: 12 years.
Warm, wind- and waterproof clothing, sunglasses, lunch package and hiking boots. The clothing must cover the whole body (no shorts or skirts without leggings). More advices about equipment
Min. 2 og max. 6 pers. per guide.
NOK 950.- inkl. boat, ticket to the exhibition and glacier equipment.
Online-booking or if spaces left, at the Glacier Visitor Centre latest 1 hour before start or directly of your glacier guide. Payment to the guide cash only in NOK.
1-3 pers. NOK 3900.- totally.
4-6 pers. NOK 1055.-/pers.
Upon request. With a start time between 09:30-11:30 the transportation with the glacier boat is included in the price. Otherwise you have to walk by foot to/from the glacier. Duration about 1,5 hour each way.
All private hikes must be booked and paid in advance.
Booking and Request.