Mountain hike to Finnkonnakken

This mountain hike goes to Finnkonnakken, which is a part of the large Sjunkhatten National Park. The peak is only a mere 518 meters above the sea level, but from the top of the mountain you get a nice view of the surrounding majestic landscape in all directions. The hike itself from the parking lot to the top is more or less 4 kilometers, which take about one and a half hours with some small breaks along the way. To get to the starting point, drive from Bodø city towards Festvåg and park on the right side of the road above the lake Svartvatnet. The path starts at the parking lot and goes all the way up to the peak of Finnkonnakken

This mountain hike goes to Finnkonnakken, which is a part of the large Sjunkhatten National Park. The peak is only a mere 518 meters above sea level, but from the top of the mountain you get a nice view of the surrounding majestic landscape in all directions. The hike itself from the parking lot to the top is more or less 4 km, which takes more or less one and a half hours with some small breaks along the way. To get to the starting point, drive from Bodø city towards Festvåg and park on the right side of the road above the lake Svartvatnet. The path starts at the parking lot and go all the way up to the top of the mountain

Mountain hike to Finnkonnakken

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Mountain hike to Finnkonnakken

This is where the Finnkonnakken mountain hike in Bodø starts. There is a path behind the cars that you follow all the way up to the peak

Mountain hike to Finnkonnakken

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Mountain hike to Finnkonnakken
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