© Skattkammeret Suldal Foto: Jarle Lunde/Suldal Foto
Stranddalen Foto: Kjell Helle- Olsen

Stranddalen lodge

Hiking Medium

The Stavanger chapter of the Norwegian Trekking Association (DNT) has an excellent network of marked trails and lodges in Ryfylkeheiane moors. One of the most popular destinations is Stranddalen lodge.


The lodge is a two to three hour hike from Øvre Moen or Kvilldal in the Dyraheio Landscape Preserve. The cabin is staffed during the summer. On Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays the staff serves potato dumplings and salted meats. To book a room, please call tel. +88 16 21 44 14 54, or send an email to


Duration: 2–3 hours

Distance: 5 km

Rating: Medium (blue)

Highest point: 1000 m

Access: By car to Øvre Moen or Kvilldal.