About Hornindal

Centrally situated in Northwestern Norway, Hornindal facilitates day-trips to well-known destinations like Geiranger, the Briksdal Glacier, West Cape, the mountain road Trollstigen, the fishing village Kalvåg, the Norangdal valley, the Runde bird rock and the coastal town of Ålesund.

Within walking distance from «Huset Vårt» there are grocery shops, a petrol station, a hairdresser, and other shops and services.

The Hornindal lake, which is the deepest fresh water basin in Europe, offers various water activities.

The Hornindal valley, with its many side valleys, abound in nice hiking space with marked trails, mountain lakes, and pictureque old mountain farms.

In the side valley Grendadalen, a modern skiing centre with skilifts and prepared tracks for slalom and cross-country offers excellent snow conditions during the season.

Hornindal has a strong heritage of folk music, wood carving and other traditional crafts.

Hornindal offers several other activities throughout the year, for instance the football cup Grodås Cup for juniors, the extremely demanding mountain race Hornindal Rundt, the Hornindal Lake Marathon, and the folk culture festival Hornindalsdagane.

Travel routes, distances and near-by airports

WEBCAM: Hornindal now
Huset Vårt
Address Urdene 11