AboutRidevegen in Sønde Land
Ridevegen is an old bridle path which is part of a 25 km round trip through one of the oldest settlements in Søndre Land. Ancient remains dating back to the Iron Age: graves, clearance cairns, a holloway and crofters’ farms. The bridle path was described by Bishop Nilssøn in 1594; the old lane from Gjøvik to Fluberg was a main route until 1860.
Changing landscape with spruce forests, meadows, marshes, bluebell hills, lush woods, cultural landscape, farms and fantastic viewpoints. Gravel lanes and forest paths. Information posters.
Where should I start?
Start/car park/information: Landåsbygda Sag, Bergegarda Grendehus, Fluberg church or Granum Gård. Recommended: The 9.9 km trip along Ridevegen from Landåsbygda Sag (505m above sea level) to Fluberg church (192m)
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- Jasmin260Sondre Land Municipality, NorwayTrip Type:CouplesScenic hike through Søndre Land25/08/2015This is an old hiking and riding trail that links Landåsbygda and the nearby communities of Bergegarda, Nerby, Fluberg, Råum and Vestrumsbygda. Nobody knows how old it is, but it could be up to 2,000... Read full review