Hikes To Lakes

Routes going around or to lakes
Indre Lurfjellvatnet Lake on Beiarfjellet

This hike starts at the parking lot by the tunnel on Beiarfjellet mountain and goes to a lake called Indre Lurfjellvatnet. The route passes several other lakes and rivers along the way to the endpoint. From the parking lot you cross the road and follow a dirt road and a path for a little while until you are on your own. You might want to download and use the GPX map to keep track of …

Steigtindvatnet Lake in Bodø

This hike starts at a parking lot right next to a small lake on the road towards Kjerringøy outside Bodø city. First you walk through some forest before you get to rocky and open landscape, continue down towards the lake by aiming at the mountain Steigtind. The endpoint is by the shore on the other side of a bridge, resulting in a distance of about 1.71 kilometres from the parking lot. The hike takes about …

Vatnvatnet Lake in Bodø

This hike starts at the parking lot at the highest point of the road Vatnveien. Just after a steep climb on the road after the end of the lake on the left side of the road, you will get the parking lot on your right side. Here the hike down to the upper parts of Vatnvatnet starts, take the trail behind the sign and follow it until the terrain is easy enough for you to …

Litlverivatnet Lake in Rago National Park

This hike starts at a parking lot right next to the Nordfjord river in Sørfold municipality. From here you cross the road and follow the hiking trail up the hill, this trail takes you to the amazing Rago National Park with Litlverivatnet as the end point. The distance from the parking lot to Litlverivatnet lake is around 5.77 kilometres wich takes about 2 hours with calm hiking speed and a couple of breaks along the …

Hømmervatnet Lake in Valnesfjord

This hike starts at Valnesfjord Helsesportsenter and ends up at Hømmervatnet Lake. This is a nice hike that follows a road along the river Lakselv until you cross a bridge and follow a path to the endpoint. This hiking trail have steps up the few steep areas as well as plank bridges over the wet areas. The trip mainly goes in nice open landscape with a distance of about 4 kilometres from the start point …

Tussvatnet Lake In Bodø

This is a forest hike that starts by the road Soløyvannsveien and goes up to a small lake called Tussvatnet. From the parking lot you follow a dirt road for a while until your turn left and follow a forest road until you reach the lake. From the start point to the endpoint the distance is around 3.74 kilometres, wich takes about 45 minutes with normal hiking speed. This route is also well suited for …

Skivikvatnet Lake on Straumøya
Location: Bodø
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This hike goes to a pretty small lake on Straumøya called Skivikvatnet. Straumøya is located across the fjord from Bodø city, right next to Saltstraumen. This is a nice little hike that follows a dirt road from the parking lot to the lake, total distance to Skivikvatnet is around 2.57 kilometres wich takes about half an hour with a calm hiking speed. If you want to make this hike longer, you can keep following the …

Upper Åselivatnet Lake in Bodø
Location: Bodø
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This hike starts at a parking lot located a 40 minutes drive from Bodø city, on the hill right before Fjell when driving towards Gildeskål municipality. From here the hike goes on rocky landscape and through a little bit of forest until you reach the beautiful upper Åseli Lake. There are markings along the way here with signs and paths most of the way so you will easily spot where to go. This hike is …

Hiking around Vågøyvatnet Lake

This hike starts at the parking lot at Maskinisten, just outside the Bodø city centre. From here the hike goes up and around a lake called Vågøyvatnet before heading back to the parking lot. This is a circle route that ends up on around 6.69 kilometres and takes about 1 hour with normal hiking speed. The first half is on a dirt road while the second part on the inner side of the lake follows …