Pulpit Rock, Forsand Municipality

4.7
#1 of 1,084 in Outdoors in Norway
Hike to Pulpit Rock for expansive views of Lysefjord from atop this 10,000-year-old natural rock formation. The relatively mild 4 km (2.5 mi) climb can last one to three hours depending on your fitness and hiking experience, and will take you 604 m (1,981 ft) above sea level. Bring your camera to capture some of the great views. Be sure to check the weather forecast in advance, as rain or fog could obscure the sea. Keep in mind that it is not recommended to hike this trail when there is still snow on the ground. Put Pulpit Rock on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Forsand Municipality travel planner.
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  • Make sure you bring your hiking boots with you, water, snacks, and your camera. It will take you 3hrs to get to the top, and then another 3 hrs climbing down, this on an average speed. The view is jus...  more »
  • moderate to high intensity hike, around two hours one way depending on the weather, during the hike there is beautiful forest surrounding the trail almost to the top, once above the trees, it's windy ...  more »
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  • Beautiful from below on an easy boat ferry.
  • A natural and beautiful place. A good hiking journey.
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