Packing Lists

The weather changes quickly in the Lysefjord, and you must be prepared for experiencing sun, wind and rain during the same trip. For your convenience, we have composed packing lists for both summer and winter seasons.

 

Packing Lists

The weather changes quickly in the Lysefjord, and you must be prepared for experiencing sun, wind and rain during the same trip. For your convenience, we have composed packing lists for both summer and winter seasons.

Summer Packing List

We recommend the following for a comfortable and safe hike during the summer season:

 

  • Suitable footwear, preferably hiking boots with ankle support
  • Wind and waterproof outerwear
  • Extra set of clothing (in case you get wet)
  • Drinks (preferably both hot and cold) 
  • Packed lunch and snacks 
  • Seating pad to use during your lunch break 
  • Fully charged mobile phone (you will take lots of photos!) 
  • Check the weather forecast before setting off 

Winter Packing List

It’s possible to hike to hike to Pulpit Rock year-round. The winter season stretches from October to April. During the winter season, the path is often covered with ice and snow. Especially on days when the weather is unstable, it’s important to follow the advice given by the parking attendants. 

We recommend the following for a comfortable and safe hike during the winter season: 

 

  • Suitable footwear, preferably warm hiking boots with ankle support
  • Crampons (may be rented at the BaseCamp) 
  • Hiking poles with spikes (may be rented at the BaseCamp) 
  • Woollen socks 
  • Woollen underwear 
  • Hat, scarf and mittens 
  • Warm outerwear
  • Extra set of clothing (in case you get wet)
  • Drinks (preferably both hot and cold) 
  • Packed lunch and snacks 
  • Seating pad to use during your lunch break 
  • Fully charged mobile phone (you will take lots of photos!) 
  • Check the weather forecast before setting off 

Everything You Need to Know

Here’ an overview of useful information including a package list, event calendar, important external links and much more.

How to Get Here

Event Calendar

Covid-19 Information

BaseCamp Map

Packing Lists

Useful Links

Our History

This is Preikestolen BaseCamp

The BaseCamp consists of several very different accommodation options, from camping to hotel comfort. You and your loved ones can choose between a variety of activities and mountain hikes, ranging from fun and easy to more demanding. Stay with us over multiple days - we promise you’ll create memories together!

Things To Do

Accommodation

Plan Your Stay

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