Mountain hike to Skautuva

This hike starts at Skaug which lies a 30 minutes drive from Bodø city and goes up to a small mountain called Skautuva. The start point of this mountain trip is a bit below Skaug Grendehus, from the parking area you follow a path through the forest up to Skaugskaret, this part got a steep climb, but once you are there you have passed the forest line and the hike continue in an open rocky landscape. Once you have reached the top you get a nice view in all directions. The top of Skautuva is 626 meters above the sea level and the distance up is a bit over 4 km, which takes about 1 hour and 20 minutes with calm hiking speed and a couple of small breaks here and there along the way to catch the breath. The hardest part of the route is the climb through the forest by the start

This hike starts at Skaug which lies a 30 minutes drive from Bodø city and goes up to a small mountain called Skautuva. The start point of this mountain trip is a bit below Skaug Grendehus, from the parking area you follow a path through the forest up to Skaugskaret, this part got a steep climb, but once you are there you have passed the forest line and the hike continue in an open rocky landscape. Once you have reached the top you get a nice view in all directions. The top of Skautuva is 626 meters above sea level and the distance up is a bit over 4 km, which takes about 1 hour and 20 min with calm hiking speed and a couple of small breaks along the way to catch the breath. The hardest part of this mountain hike is the steep climb through the forest near the start point

Mountain hike to Skautuva

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Mountain hike to Skautuva

The hikes to Skautuva and Steigtind mountain share the same start point. This parking lot is found at the bottom of the road where it turns

Mountain hike to Skautuva

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Mountain hike to Skautuva
Small lakes below Mjønesskaret

Small lakes below Mjønesskaret

This hike starts at the end of Vatnveien road and goes up to some small lakes below Mjønesskaret, between Blombakkfjellet and Mjønesfjellet

Steigtind mountain in Bodø

Mountain hike to Steigtind

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Forest hike at Skaug in Bodø

Forsan at Skaug and beyond

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Mjønesfjellet mountain in Bodø

Mountain hike to Mjønesfjellet

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Mjelle beach in Bodø

Beach trip to Mjelle in Bodø

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