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 Mon Apr 15, 2024, 11:22 pm
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Hi All,

We are visiting Lofoten in late July, and heard a whisper that Reinebringen walk might be closed? Is this certain? If so, can anyone suggest another walk with views as good over Reine fjord etc. Thanks in Advance! Andrew

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Tue Dec 4, 2018, 6:48 am


You can try to go up to Veinestinden. It is harder and longer, but it is a real hike and with a better view over the same fjord :)

You can check it her:



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Tue Apr 16, 2013, 12:24 pm

Apologies if this is a silly question, but I see the time quoted for the Helvete hike is 4-5 hours on this site. Is that 4-5 hours one-way or total return trip?

Thanks in advance. This site is an incredible resource for Lofoten.

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Sat May 25, 2019, 3:25 pm

Thank you Jeffrey :)

It is the total time for walking back and forth... without pause. Depending on how fit you are, it could be a bit less of course, but some people might need 6 hours. The first part along the Djupfjord takes time, you have to scramble over rocks and roots, up and down.


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Tue Apr 16, 2013, 12:24 pm

Hi there,

I don't know, if the trail to the top is closed, but I observed construction works (on the 12th of June 2019) in the upper section of the path.

They have used a helicopter to carry up some huge boulders to build stairs or a more stable path.

So I think the trail to Reinebringen will be reconstructed within the next 2-3 months and will become more safe.


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Sun Feb 17, 2019, 12:55 am
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