Other Hikes And Trips

Places to check out around Salten
Fykan stairway in Northern Norway

This hike goes to the amazing Fykan stairway in Meløy municipality, with Rallarbrakka on the top as the endpoint. To get to the start point you have to drive the road along Fykanvatnet lake wich is located between the two tunnels Fykantunnelen and Svartistunnelen. When you approach the tunnel on this road you turn left and continue to the largest parking lot. The hiking trail starts at the end of the parking lot, right next …

Ramskjell in Beiarn municipality

This trip goes by car to beautiful Ramskjell in Beiarn municipality. Here you can either park up at Ramskjellvatnet Lake and check out the surrounding area by foot, or park at the other smaller lake below and go exploring there. Around Ramskjell there are lots of nice places to take a stroll and enjoy the amazing nature, or if you got a kayak you can take a trip around the lake. If you feel for …

Junkerdal Canyon in Norway

This trip follows the river Junkerdalselva along the amazing Junkerdal Canyon in Saltdal municipality. The start point is the parking lot at Saltdal Tourist Center before the intersection towards the Swedish border. The hiking trail starts just below the parking lot and goes through the forest along the river for around 3.24 kilometres, wich takes about 45 minutes with a calm hiking speed. The hike endpoint is by a mudslide that have washed the trail …

Skjelstad Nature Reserve in Bodø

This trip goes to the beautiful Skjelstad Nature Reserve outside Bodø City. Driving from Bodø towards Festvåg you come to a long stretch  on the road, here you can park on the left side of the road and continue on foot from here. This is a great place to spend a nice summer day by the sea, as there is a nice beach here as well. This place is best to visit when the tide …

Nordfjorden in Sørfold municipality

This fishing trip goes to the bridge across Nordfjorden wich is located in the municipality of Sørfold. This is a great place to fish if you are in the area and happen to have your fishing rod with you. The sea is deep and there is a large variety of fish to catch here. To get here you can either park down by the road on the parking lot just before the tunnel and the …

Tverlandet Nature Reserve in Bodø

This is a short little stroll that goes to Tverlandet Nature Reserve wich is located a bit outside Bodø City. To get here you take the old road towards Saltstraumen from Tverlandet, shortly after you have passed Ilstad you take a dirt road down the forest and park there. Walk through the forest and down to the sea. There is no special endpoint here, so just explore the beautiful nature area on your own by …