Sea Kayaking in Vesterålen
2014-06-18 09:57Vesterålen is a paddler’s paradise for both experts and the less experienced. You can experience beautiful fjords, idyllic skerry landscape and fascinating sea landscapes. You can watch bird and animal life at close range, with pristine and wild nature through the prism of ever-changing wind and wea
2014-06-19 14:08The Vesterålen archipelago consists of hundreds of islands that form a fantastic skerry landscape. The terrain
varies from craggy alpine mountains to gentle, green hillsides, deep valleys, white sand beaches and narrow
fjords. Here you will encounter wild and wonderful nature with a wow-factor tha
Play golf on the coast, under the midnight sun
2014-12-03 10:37Playing golf at night, here in Vesterålen, is a dream of an experience. With 24 hours daylight in the middle of summer, the courses remain open 24/7. Here in the north the season is short, opening in May/June (depending on the snow melting) and closing in September/October.
Ski & snowboard
2014-06-23 10:57A couple of decades ago, a group of Swedes came to Vesterålen to try their luck at alpine skiing – combined with winter cod fishing on the open ocean. They chose Øksnes Vestbygd as their home base.
The local young people had been skiing in alpine terrain for as long as they could remember – on the