Hike to Bestefarvarden in Bodø

The hike up to Bestefarvarden in Bodø starts by the road above the beach at Kvalvika, located just outside the city center. From the parking lot, you walk up the stairs and continue along the way for 1 kilometer until you reach the endpoint. There are paths going in several directions here, but just keep going in a somewhat straight line where you see it most fit, and you will end up at Bestefarvarden whatever path you take. From the top, you get a nice view towards the islands of Landegode and Hjertøyene, and the northern side of Bodø. On the way up and down, you also get an overview look of the city center of Bodø

The hike up to Bestefarvarden in Bodø starts by the road above the beach at Kvalvika, located just outside the city center. From the parking lot, you walk up the stairs and continue along the way for 1 kilometer until you reach the endpoint. There are paths going in several directions here, but just keep going in a somewhat straight line where you see it most fit, and you will end up at Bestefarvarden whatever path you take. From the top, you get a nice view towards the islands of Landegode and Hjertøyene, and the northern side of Bodø. On the way up and down, you also get an overview look of the city center of Bodø

Hike to Bestefarvarden in Bodø

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Hike to Bestefarvarden in Bodø

The hike to Bestefarvarden starts at this location, just outside the tunnel. From here, walk up the stairs and continue along the ridge for 1 km

Hike to Bestefarvarden in Bodø

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Hike to Bestefarvarden in Bodø
Seashore hiking along Elvefjorden

Seashore hike along Elvefjorden

This seashore hike starts at the parking lot by the Åseli bridge in Bodø municipality, from here you cross the road and follow the coastline

Forest hike at Skaug in Bodø

Forsan at Skaug and beyond

This hike starts just outside Skaug and follows a trail in the forest until you reach small waterfall at Forsan, stop here or continue further

Kobbvatnet lake in Sørfold

Kayaking around Kobbvatnet lake

This kayak trip starts at Kobbvatnet Camping in Sørfold and follows the shore around Kobbvatnet lake. The distance if this route is around 10 km

Small lakes below Mjønesskaret

Small lakes below Mjønesskaret

This hike starts at the end of Vatnveien road and goes up to some small lakes below Mjønesskaret, between Blombakkfjellet and Mjønesfjellet

Hike to Fykantrappa and Rallarbrakka

Fykantrappa up to Rallarbrakka

The Fykan stairs consist of 1129 steps going 300 meters up the mountainside. Here you can see what the trip looked like before it closed

Ausvika beach in Bodø

Ausvika beach in Bodø

Ausvika beach is located just 15 minutes away from the city center. From Bodø you drive towards Festvåg on the northern side of the city