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Loen Skylift will bring you from the fjord to the top of Hoven mountain (1011 meters) in only 5 minutes, and is one of the steepest cable cars in the world. The Official opening of Loen Skylift will take place on the 20th of May 2017. Ordinary operation from May 21st at 9 am. Each cabin (two) have room for 40-45 persons. The ride takes 5-7 minutes one way. Loen Skylift run continously during operating hours, without fixed departures.

With panoramic viewst all the way to the edge of the steep hill you will find Hoven Restaurant. After a long day in the mountains, Hoven Bar with an intimate indoor environment and large outdoor terrace.

Loen is located in the inner part of the Nordfjord region, at the easternmost end of the Nordfjorden. Loen is located about 6 kilometres north of Olden and about 11 kilometres southeast of Stryn. The Lovatnet lake is located just to the southeast of Loen. The Hotel Alexandra was established in Loen in 1884. The historic Loen Church is also located in the village.

Some nearby attractions include the Jostedalsbreen nasjonalparksenter museum, Jostedalsbreen National Park, the Skåla mountain, the Skålatårnet tower, the Tindefjellbreen glacier, Gjølmunnebridge and the Ramnefjellsfossen waterfall. Every year there is a race from Loen up the Skåla mountain.


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