Combine the hike with a boat trip
The boat Halnekongen gives you a ride from Halne Fjellstugu (located by the main road rv7) 13 km into the Hardangervidda mountain plateu. From there you have a fantastic starting point for hikes in the national park. The nearest mountain lodges are Heinseter and Rauhelleren, and a lot of people stay a night at one of those before continuing further into the mountains or returning to Halne. There's also a lot of options for day trips. The terrain is easily passed and fit for everyone.
Boat route: The boat har two quays close to the national park: Sleipa and Skaupa. One option for a day trip is to hike from one quay to the other. You'll have time to look around and have lunch.
Halne Sleipa Skaupa
08.45 09.30 09.35
13.00 13.40 13.45
Skaupa Sleipa Halne
12.00 12.05 12.40
15.30 15.35 16.10
The crossing takes around 40 minutes and there is space for 37 passengers.