Skivikvatnet lake on Straumøya

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. The total distance to Skivikvatnet is around 2.57 kilometers, which takes about half an hour with a calm hiking speed. If you want to make this route longer, you can keep following the dirt road until you reach the end and turn this into a 4 kilometer hike

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. The total distance to Skivikvatnet is around 2.57 km, which takes about half an hour with a calm speed. If you want to make this route longer, you can keep following the dirt road until you reach the end and turn this into a 4 km hike

Skivikvatnet lake on Straumøya

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Skivikvatnet lake on Straumøya

This is what the start point for the forest hike to Skivikvatnet on Straumøya looks like. From here you hike along the dirt road to the lake

Skivikvatnet lake on Straumøya

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Skivikvatnet lake on Straumøya
Junkerfjellet mountain in Bodø

Hike to Junkerfjellet in Bodø

This is a quite short hike that starts near the horse race track at Soløyvannsveien outside Bodø and goes up to a mountain called Junkerfjellet

Ospvika beach on Kjerringøy

Ospvika beach on Kjerringøy

This trip goes to Ospvika Beach which lies almost at the end of the road on Kjerringøy. To get here you have to take the ferry from Festvåg to Misten

Knaplundsøya in Bodø

Forest hike on Knaplundsøya

This hike starts by the church at Saltstraumen and follows a forest road on Knaplundsøya. The endpoint of the hike is a nice vantage point

Ausvika beach in Bodø

Ausvika beach in Bodø

Ausvika beach is located just 15 minutes away from the city center. From Bodø you drive towards Festvåg on the northern side of the city

Mjønesfjellet mountain in Bodø

Mountain hike to Mjønesfjellet

This hike starts at the end of the road Vatnveien and goes to the top of Mjønesfjellet Mountain in Bodø. The distance each way is around 5.58 km

Skjelstad nature reserve in Bodø

Skjelstad nature reserve in Bodø

This trip goes to the beautiful Skjelstad nature reserve just outside the Bodø city center, nice area for a little stroll on with a beach at the end