Activities

You can find many possibilities for activities and cultural adventures. For example:

  • Fishing in the tidewater current Glimma.
  • Hiring boats with or without a motor and fishing or enjoying some peace and quiet with the seagulls and the eagles (Hamaroy has Norway’s highest stock of white-tailed eagles).
  • Hiring canoes and enjoying the absolute peace and quiet.
  • Hiring bikes and travelling on your own to the many beautiful small spots in the area.
  • Well-equipped sports centre.
  • Sea-fishing from a bigger fisherboat.
  • Great outdoor areas with mapped walking-paths.
  • Good opportunities to go fishing in the lakes and hunting.
  • Gallerys and exhibitions in the close area.
  • Hamaroyskaftet, an old landmark, is situated nearby, and ascending the top of this mountain is a popular activity.
  • At Helland hestesenter, which is only 13 km. away, you can rent a horse and go riding on one of the many paths in the area.
  • Unique possibility for an overnight stay in the historical house of the famous poet Knut Hamsun. He lived in this house for 6 years.
  • Holydays for small and big groups incl. accomodation, board and activities.
  • Killer whale safaris from November till the middle of January.
  • A pleasant inn nearby which serves many of the district’s special fish dishes.
  • A local pub with pool tables