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Haveren hike

The Haveren hike has not yet become mainstream, but its a great spot for enjoying the midnightsun in supernice surroundings during the summer.
Difficulty Level: Medium
Haveren hike. Photo: @ida_diego
Place: Vestvågøy
Duration: 6 hours
Distance: 8 km
Height: 808 masl
Dog: Yes

Explore Haveren – A Challenging Mountain Hike in Lofoten

Haveren offers a mountain hike that provides a challenging experience, and you probably won’t encounter many other hikers on the way up. However, on the flip side, this is one of the most rewarding journeys on sunny days and an ideal place to witness the midnight sun. Additionally, the surrounding area has much to offer. Finding a suitable parking spot for your car might be a bit challenging, but it can always be resolved. Furthermore, locating the trail itself may be somewhat demanding, but you can find guidance from the map on this website. If you want to enjoy the midnight sun while burning some calories along the way, this hike is a must!

Haveren is one of Lofoten’s hidden gems that will give you a sense of accomplishment when you reach the summit. The view from here is nothing short of spectacular, and you’ll be able to gaze out over the endless sea and the majestic Lofoten mountains. The reward for your effort is indescribable.

While this hike may be challenging, it’s essential to be well-prepared. Ensure you bring enough water and food, and dress in layers to accommodate the weather conditions. With the right preparations, Haveren can provide you with a memorable mountain experience and the opportunity to witness the magic of the midnight sun at its best.


While the maps are based on real GPS tracks, please note that their primary purpose is to provide a starting point and approximate route for the trip, rather than precise positioning. The accuracy of maps and GPS may also vary slightly.

You are always responsible for making your own judgments when venturing into the mountains, taking the current conditions into account. It’s crucial to ensure you have appropriate footwear for the conditions and that you bring an adequate supply of food and water for your journey.

It is also important to check the local weather forecast in advance.

Trail from a previous hike to Haveren

Pictures from the hike

Photo: @ida_diego