Five Recommended Hiking Trails
Vesterålen has 158 marked and signposted hiking routes. The trails are easily accessible with beautiful
views of fjords and arctic landscapes as far as the eye can see, regardless of which trail you choose. The
level of difficulty varies with trails suitable for the novice and seasoned walker alike.
2018-05-04 12:42The spectacular mountain Ræka in the municipality of Sortland on Langøya is considered the most alpine mountain in Vesterålen. The mountain is located on the west side of Eidsfjorden and is 605 masl. high! To some Ræka is an unknown pearl, but it is the second most known mountain in Vesterålen, afte
Møysalen NAtional Park Center
2019-07-04 00:05Møysalen National Park, located on Hinnøya, was established in 2003. The national park is dominated by the mountain Møysalen (1 263,1 m.a.s.l.). A big part of the national park is mountain area, and it is likely that some of the hardest tops, inside or nearby the park, never have been visited.
Guided climbing on mountain Ræka - Vesterålen Padle og Klatresenter
2018-06-02 20:28Summit tour to Ræka.
Ræka is Vesterålens second best known mountain, after Møysalen (1263 masl). Do you want to join a guided tour on the majestic mountain? You can join us, and we will give you an experience you will not forget.
The Queen's Route (Nyksund - Stø)
2014-06-18 14:44The Queen’s Route is a marked hiking trail between the historical fisherman’s villages Nyksund and Stø in the Vesterålen archipelago. The route is a round trip which winds its way along the coastline, the white sand beach Skipssanden, and over mountaintops 400 meters above sea level with an incredib