Stretch Your Legs

When you don't want to walk so far
Heggmokulpen deep pool in Bodø

This is a short little forest hike that starts at the parking lot far up by the road Vatnveien in Bodø, with the endpoint being a deep pool called Heggmokulpen. The big parking lot is located on the right side of the road, just after passing the power station on the left side. From here there is a hiking trail all the way to the deep pool, the distance from the parking lot to the …

Sjurnakken and Vågnakken in Bodø

This hike starts just after Tverlandet in the direction towards Fauske. Take the dirt road up the forest on the left side and you will come to the parking lot where the hike trail starts, check out the map or the driving route video to be sure you get where to turn off correct. This hike is around 2 kilometres long and takes about 30 minutes to the end point at Vågnakken with a regular …

Keiservarden in Bodø

This hike starts at the big parking lot down of Turisthytta in Bodø. From here you walk the dirt road up the forest until the path on the right side starts. Follow the path and you will end up at Keiservarden. This little mountain is named after the German Emperor Wilhelm II who visited this spot 19. July 1891. This hike is around 2.30 kilometres from the parking lot to the top, wich takes about …

Junkerfjellet in Bodø

This is a quite short hike that starts near the horse race track at Soløyvannsveien outside Bodø. From the overpass bridge you drive up the dirt road and park anywhere you can. The hike follows the dirt road all the way up to the top of Junkerfjellet mountain. Here you get a nice view of Bodø City and the mountain range of Børvasstindene. This hike is around 2.63 kilometres and takes around half an hour …

Valnesfossen waterfall in Bodø

This is a nice little hike that follows the river through the forest up to Valnesfossen waterfall in Bodø municipality. The distance from start to the endpoint is around 1.63 kilometres, wich takes about 22 minutes with regular speed. Valnesfossen is the highest waterfall in Bodø, with a free fall of 60 metres. This is a great hike if you just want to stretch your legs in beautiful nature, with a spectacular endpoint as well …

Pallvatnet on Rønvikfjellet in Bodø

This hike starts at the parking lot by Turisthytta in Bodø. From here you go down a path in the forest and follow it until you reach Linken, continue along the path until you reach the end point wich is the small lake called Pallvatnet. This is a nice small hike that is around 1.83 kilometres long and takes about 35 minutes from the parking lot to Pallvatnet. Along the way you get a good …