Route 14: Kilboghamn-Jektvik-Ågskardet-Forøy-Holand-Engavågen-Åmøy-Vassdalsvik-Ørnes

This journey begins with a relaxing ferry ride, during which you can marvel at Helgeland's magnificent coastal landscape. Here are lush islands, dramatic fjords, legendary mountains and glaciers. Perhaps you will see eagles soar high above, as the ferry crosses the Artic Circle.

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Total cycling distance: approx. 185 km.

Part Distance 1: Kilboghamn-Jektvik-Ågskardet-Forøy-Holand-Halsa-Åmøy-Vassdalsvik-Støtt - 102 km

From Jektvik you can either take a ferry to the islands, or head north on two wheels to see Svartisen glacier, impressive mountains, old trading posts and ancient cultural landscapes. We invite you to bicycle along the magnificent Bjærangfjord, and visit Grønøy and Åmøy islands, before continuing by express boat to Støtt. 

Part Distance 2: Støtt-Meløy-Bolga-Glomfjord-Ørnes-Reipå - 83 km

For an unforgettable adventure, take the express boat to Meløy and Bolga, or visit Glomfjord. At Ørnes you will find a wealth of activities offered. The museum at Reipå is well worth a visit. 

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Practical Information

Practical Information
Bike hire may be done online at our booking site here. Bicycle hire is available at Brønnøysund, Sandnessjøen, Nesna, Glomfjord and Støtt. Luggage transportation is also available for some routes. Price: nok 295 per day, all necessary equipment included. For timetables for ferries and public transportation please visit the transport companies websites:, and
For additional suggestions, please download our cycling brochure.