Close this search box.


Hermannsdalstinden hike: Hermannsdalstinden on Moskenes√łya in Lofoten is a very long trip that requires perseverance, planning and experience from previous trips. But on the way you will be able to experience most of what nature has to offer, from its best sides.
Difficulty Level: Challenging
Hermannsdalstinden hike. Photo @_terryzhang
Place: Moskenes
Duration: 1 day
Distance: 20 km
Height: 1013 masl

Hermannsdaltinden hike

Hermannsdalstinden is a long and demanding mountain hike that requires good endurance, thorough preparation, and proper packing before embarking on the adventure. This trek rewards you with numerous fantastic vantage points that provide insights into some of the best that nature has to offer. While the hike may not be technically difficult, it demands a high level of experience and physical fitness due to its length and challenges.

Hermannsdalstinden is the third-highest peak in Lofoten, just behind Higravtinden and Geitgaljen. If you’re interested in spending the night in nature, you’ll find several suitable spots along the route that are perfect for camping.

This mountain offers you a chance to truly connect with nature and experience Lofoten at its finest. The long and challenging hike will provide you with unforgettable moments and a sense of achievement when you stand at the summit and gaze out over the majestic landscape that surrounds you. On the way up, you can enjoy panoramic views and discover hidden gems that make Lofoten a unique and unforgettable destination. Planning, patience, and endurance are the keys to a successful trip to Hermannsdalstinden, and the reward will be a lifelong memory.


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 Hermannsdalstinden

Pictures from the hike

Photo: @_terryzhang