Kayaking between Hjertøyene in Bodø

This kayak trip starts at Kvalvika beach, located just outside the Bodø city center, and goes between the islands of Hjertøyene. Here you kayak in beautiful nature between the islands, with the city just on the other side. If you are going late in the day you might want to kayak along the outer island first before the sun sets, by doing so you will have the sun with you both ways. This trip is around 10 kilometers long, which takes about 2 hours with calm kayaking speed and a couple of breaks on land to stretch the back and have a snack. When crossing over from the start point, watch out for any boats

This kayak trip starts at Kvalvika beach, located just outside the Bodø city center, and goes between the islands of Hjertøyene. Here you kayak in beautiful nature between the islands, with the city just on the other side. If you are going late in the day you might want to kayak along the outer island first before the sun sets, by doing so you will have the sun with you both ways. This trip is around 10 km long, which takes about 2 hours with calm kayaking speed and a couple of breaks on land to stretch the back and have a snack. When crossing over from the start point to the islands, watch out for any boat traffic

Kayaking between Hjertøyene in Bodø

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Kayaking between Hjertøyene in Bodø

This is what the parking lot at Kvalvika beach just outside the city center looks like. Carry the kayak down to the beach and start your trip

Kayaking between Hjertøyene in Bodø

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Spring hike to Steigtindvatnet in Bodø

Steigtindvatnet lake in Bodø

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Bestefarvarden in Bodø

Hike to Bestefarvarden in Bodø

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Forest hike at Evjen

Forest hike at Evjen in Bodø

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Heggmokulpen deep pool in Bodø

Heggmokulpen deep pool in Bodø

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Sørfjorden in Sjunkhatten National Park

Hike to Sørfjorden in Sjunkhatten

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Tussvatnet lake in Bodø

Hike to Tussvatnet lake in Bodø

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Seashore hiking along Elvefjorden

Seashore hike along Elvefjorden

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Svartskogen forest in Bodø

Svartskogen forest in Bodø

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