Sjunkhatten nasjonalpark, Fauske

#24 of 32 in Nature in Nordland
Sjunkhatten National Park was established in 2010. The park consists of a 417.5km2 continuously protected area, including 39.8km2 sea area. It is located in Nordland county, Norway, and it covers parts of the municipalities of Bodø, Fauske, and Sørfold. The park includes glacier-formed landscape, caves and water systems, fjords, the large lake Heggmovatnet, rare animal species, and cultural heritage.
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  • You may get there by taking a bus or train from Bodø (eastbound) or Fauske (westbound) to Valnesfjord, a village below the national park. Then you may be lucky to catch a bus up to a tiny village...  more »
  • Sjunkhatten Nasjonalpark er barnas nasjonalpark. Den er ment å være godt tilrettelagt også for funksjonshemmede. Fra Fridalen i Valnesfjord kommer du deg inn til nasjonalparken på en enkel måte, om...  more »
  • Amazing views and hikes
  • We reached the top of Heggmotinden after three hours calm hike, food break and photographing. The top can be reached in one hour if one wants to exercise a bit. We took longer route also. Rw Really nice view on top of 698 meter high mountain. Can warmly recommend.
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