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
Junkerfjellet mountain in Bodø

Hike to Junkerfjellet in Bodø

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Evjenrunden hiking route

Nattmålstuva by Evjenrunden

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Mjelle beach in Bodø

Beach trip to Mjelle in Bodø

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Seashore hiking on Straumøya

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Mountain hike along Blåfjell in Bodø

Hiking along Blåfjell in Bodø

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