August 2019

Reka (01/09/2019)

Finally we got to hike Reka on Langøya (Vesterålen), even so we still did not climb the top. Reka is named after its impressive silouette that reminds of a spade blade.

Kvasstinden (30/08/2019)

Kvasstinden (705m), the highest peak on Andøya (Vesterålen).

Whale watching (30/08/2019)

Long term plan came true with a whale watching trip from Andenes, Andøya (Vesterålen). We were close to two different sperm whale (Potthval, Physeter macrocephalus) individuals, among them local celebrity "Glenn" twice, and saw others blowing from a distance.

Riven (29/08/2019)

Trail run on Riven, above Husøya (Senja).

Hesten (28/08/2019)

Hiking up Hesten (520m) from Fjordgård, Senja for a perfect view on Segla (590m).

Skøyteneset (27/08/2019)

Short hike from Mefjordvær (Senja) to Skøyteneset, passing an ancient execution site.

Heia-Henrikshovvatnet (26/08/2019)

Short hike to Henrikshovvatnet from the ancient settlement site Gjeska at Sifjorden, entering Ånderdalen - Senja's National Park.

Heading north (23/08/2019)

Heading north to meet good friends on Senja. Stopover at a massive rock slab that can be seen from E6.

Mannfjellet (18/08/2019)

Mannfjellet, 1043m. Summer hiking on winter randonnée mountains continued.

Kaldklova (11/08/2019)