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10 Jaw-Dropping Hikes in Norway

Norway's scenery is straight out of an epic fairytale.

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The small town of Reine in the Lofoten Islands is proof that you don't have to go too far from civilization to find beautiful scenery in Norway, but as with most places, every step you take on the trail yields better and better views. With the dramatic fjords, mountains, rivers, and coastline across the country, Norway holds its own compared to any destination in the world for jaw-dropping scenery. Whether you're looking to bag an epic summit, spend the night in the backcountry, or just looking for a day hike, check out 10 of the best hikes in Norway below and make your plans to visit ASAP!

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Cover photo: Christin Healey

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