Hiking: Lakavatnet

Hiking: Lakavatnet

Scenic walk to Lakavatnet on the edge of Blåfjella-Skjækerfjella/Låarte-Skæhkere National Park. If you wish to do a round trip, walk the 3 km long path towards Lakavatnet via Lakavasshytta (signposted), then walk via the boathouse of Fjellstyrene i Lierne. Walk along the river from Lakavatnet and back to the parking area. The entire round trip is 6-7 km. Feel free to bring a fishing rod but remember to buy a fishing licence. Please note: Reindeer in the area, be considerate.

Directions: From E6, drive eastwards on Fv74 towards Gäddede. Take the Fv 765 towards Mebygda, then turn right at the Berglia junction and drive Fv348 in 21 km to Tjallia – the gateway to Blåfjella-Skjækerfjella National Park. The last 6 km from Berglia is a toll road, fee 100,- NOK paid in cash.

Sleep, eat, see and do: 
Pilgrimshotellet (pilgrimshotellet.se), LiVERTEN (liverten.no), Besøkssenter nasjonalpark Lierne/National park visitor centre (nasjonalparken.no), Westums Turriding/horseriding(westums-turridning.no).

Download and print trail description: Lakavatnet. 

  • Country
    • Norway
  • Duration
    • 2 hours
  • Grading
    • Easy
  • Nature and terrain
    • National park
  • Symbols
    • Fishing
    • Hiking