Kolsåstoppen is a popular hiking destination well-known for its spectacular panoramic views of Oslo, Bærum, and the Oslo Fjord. It's close 12km proximity to Oslo's city center makes it an easily accessible hiking route for locals or internationals during the warmer months.
This beautiful hike is suitable for almost all hiking lovers, no matter your skill level - including adults, seniors, and children. The trail consists of a quiet, tall forest, and a small lake on the way to the top. If it’s good weather take a break and swim!
There are many options for hiking to the top of Kolsåstoppen. This particular route is a roundtrip hike of the Søndre side of the mountain, with Stein Gård as the starting and ending point.
- During the warmer months, there can be lots of mosquitoes. Make sure to pack a good bug repellent!
Tips and hints
- Public parking
- Food can be purchased near the Kolsås metro stop
Getting thereYou will find a parking lot on the north side of highway 168 across the entrance from Stein Gård.
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