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This hike goes up to the top of Sandhornet mountain in Gildeskål municipality. The highest point here is 993 metres above sea level, once you have reached the top you are rewarded with a gorgeous view in all directions. The start point of this hike is the parking lot by the ferry dock at the end of the road on Sandhornøya, but you can also turn left up to Horsdal before reaching the ferry dock and park at the parking lot there if any spots are available. This is the shortest and easiest way to the forest path, however it that parking lot is full you can park by the ferry dock, then either walk the road to Horsdal or simply hike along the shore to the other side, where you will find the path. The distance from the ferry dock to the top of Sandhornet is around 6 kilometres, wich takes about 3 hours with a calm hiking speed

Sandhornet Mountain in GildeskålPeak hike to Sandhornet mountain

Peak hike to Sandhornet mountainMemorize the marker and fill it in again manually if needed when you create the driving route on your phone using Google Maps

Start point for the hike to Sandhornet Mountain

Peak hike to Sandhornet mountainYou can start the hike to Sandhornet mountain from the ferry dock or at Horsdal when you turn left in the intersection above

Peak hike to Sandhornet mountain

Peak hike to Sandhornet mountain