Hurtigruten - "Die schönste Seereise der Welt"
At 150 meters above sea level, Storkollen offers a great view upon the Kragerø archipelago and is a perfect trip for young and old. From Rørviklia, following the hiking trails, it will take approximately 30 minutes to reach the viewpoint.
The actual forest tour starts at Kalstad. It´s possible to park near the supermarket Kiwi and follow the "Sommerfjøsveien" through "Hestehagen" till you find the old walkway up to Storkollen. From this point on you will need to walk for another 30 minutes to reach the viewpoint. This walkway was built in the 1890s by Kragerø beautification company. It is build of large stones and leads almost all the way up to the top. A sign shows the direction to the actual viewpoint (150 meters above sea level). Here you will find benches and tables, so that you can enjoy your packed lunch while watching the amazing archipelago. In the mailbox you find a guestbook in which you can immortalize your visit. From Storkollen, you can follow a blue-marked route around Sjåen, before moving on from the Radio mast and down to your car.