Ausvika beach outside Bodø

Ausvika Beach is located just 15 minutes away from the city center of Bodø. From Bodø you drive towards Festvåg on the northern side of the city, on the left side of the road you will see a big parking lot. Park here then take the path down towards the sea and you end up at Ausvika beach. The distance from the parking lot down to the beach is just a mere 300 meters, which only takes around 5 minutes or less to walk. This beach can be quite crowded on sunny days

Ausvika Beach is located just 15 minutes away from the city center of Bodø. From Bodø you drive towards Festvåg on the northern side of the city, on the left side of the road you will see a big parking lot. Park here then take the path down towards the sea and you end up at Ausvika beach. The distance from the parking lot down to the beach is just a mere 300 meters, which only takes around 5 minutes or less to walk. This beach can be quite crowded on sunny days

Ausvika beach in Bodø

Memorize the location of the marker above and insert it again manually if needed when making the road route on your phone using Google Maps

Ausvika beach in Bodø

This parking lot is located a 15 minutes drive from the Bodø city center, from here you follow the path about 300 meters down towards the beach

Evjenrunden hiking route

Nattmålstuva by Evjenrunden

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Skautuva mountain in Bodø

Mountain hike to Skautuva

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Hovdsundet beach outside Bodø city

Hovdsundet beach in Bodø

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Skivikvatnet lake on Straumøya

Skivikvatnet lake on Straumøya

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Skjelstad nature reserve in Bodø

Skjelstad nature reserve in Bodø

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