National Parks

The Prime Cut of Norwegian Nature

Nordland county is home to a total of nine national parks, and five of these are located in the Salten region: Rago, Láhko, Junkerdal, Saltfjellet-Svartisen, and Sjunkhatten.

The national parks in the Salten region offer magnificent outdoor experiences. In Rago, you can hike in a contrasting and spectacular landscape and feel the sense of genuine wilderness. Làkho and Junkerdal offer a unique plant life and fantastic fishing opportunities. In Saltfjellet-Svartisen, you can experience a thriving wildlife and visit the largest glacier in Northern Scandinavia: the mighty Svartisen. If you are going on a trip with children, Sjunkhatten with its numerous easy hiking trails and fireplaces is the perfect destination.

Here you can experience both art and nature exhibitions in beautiful architecture and scenic surroundings.

Explore Saltens five national parks

Imagine hiking through stunning, untouched wilderness, surrounded by breathtaking views of mountains, fjords, and glaciers. This is what you’ll experience when you visit the national parks in Salten.

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