How to stay safe in the Norwegian mountains

Did you know that Norwegians have a Mountain Code of Conduct? These are the ten things to remember in order to stay safe

Maybe you’re an experienced trekker – or maybe you’re not, but either way, you will not be trekking these mountains like a Norwegian unless you adhere to this code.

However, you will want to follow this code for more reasons than simply diving into the local culture. The code is here for your safety. We Norwegians have trekked these spectacular mountains for thousands of years, and know what it takes to stay safe. Please make sure to take all necessary precautions before embarking on your journey.

The code goes as follows:

infographic - The Norwegian mountain code of conduct (10 points)

If you have any questions about your trip or want recommendations on where to hike in Lofoten, contact us here and we’ll happily assist you!