Hestøyskjæran

Rock, Nordland Rødøy

Norway

Hestøyskjæran

Arctic Circle ceremony This was our oldest passenger, who had celebrated her 94th birthday days earlier.
Arctic Circle ceremony Credit: NH53

Hestoyskjaeran is a rocky outcrop located in Rødøy, Nordland, Norway. It is situated in the northern part of the country, near the Arctic Circle, and is surrounded by the stunning natural beauty of the Norwegian fjords.

The rock is made up of a variety of different types of rock, including granite, gneiss, and quartzite. It stands at an impressive height of around 400 meters above sea level, and is a popular destination for hikers and climbers who are looking for a challenging ascent.

The area around Hestoyskjaeran is also home to a diverse range of flora and fauna, including a variety of bird species such as the white-tailed eagle and the golden eagle. The surrounding waters are also rich in marine life, with an abundance of fish and shellfish found in the area.

Overall, Hestoyskjaeran is a unique and beautiful natural landmark that is well worth a visit for anyone who appreciates the rugged beauty of Norway's northern coastline. Its impressive height, diverse geological composition, and stunning views make it a true gem of the region.

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Hestøyskjæran Images

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Arctic Circle ceremony This was our oldest passenger, who had celebrated her 94th birthday days earlier.
Arctic Circle ceremony
This was our oldest passenger, who had celebrated her 94th birthday days earlier.
Arctic Circle ceremony Different going south - a teaspoon of cod liver oil
Arctic Circle ceremony
Different going south - a teaspoon of cod liver oil
Arctic Circle marker
Arctic Circle marker
Mountain View The snow is increasing as we head north.
Mountain View
The snow is increasing as we head north.
Enjoying the jacuzzi
Enjoying the jacuzzi
Arctic Circle marker
Arctic Circle marker
Cycling / Hiking Norway - Day 13
Cycling / Hiking Norway - Day 13
Cycling / Hiking Norway - Day 13
Cycling / Hiking Norway - Day 13
Cycling / Hiking Norway - Day 13
Cycling / Hiking Norway - Day 13
Cycling / Hiking Norway - Day 13
Cycling / Hiking Norway - Day 13
Cycling / Hiking Norway - Day 13
Cycling / Hiking Norway - Day 13
Cycling / Hiking Norway - Day 13
Cycling / Hiking Norway - Day 13
SVARTISEN (2) Il est situé à une trentaine de kilomètres au nord-ouest de la ville de Mo i Rana et aux environs du cercle polaire boréal.
SVARTISEN (2)
Il est situé à une trentaine de kilomètres au nord-ouest de la ville de Mo i Rana et aux environs du cercle polaire boréal.
HOLAND Holand est un village de la municipalité de Vega dans le comté de Nordland , en Norvège .
HOLAND
Holand est un village de la municipalité de Vega dans le comté de Nordland , en Norvège .
JEKTVIKA Jektvika est une localité du comté de Nordland, en Norvège.
JEKTVIKA
Jektvika est une localité du comté de Nordland, en Norvège.
HOPAENGET (2) Bien que non fixé et se déplaçant vers le nord au fil du temps, le cercle arctique est l'un des cinq parallèles principaux indiqués (approximativement) sur les cartes terrestres.
HOPAENGET (2)
Bien que non fixé et se déplaçant vers le nord au fil du temps, le cercle arctique est l'un des cinq parallèles principaux indiqués (approximativement) sur les cartes terrestres.
HOPAENGET Il est situé dans la municipalité de Leirfjord et la province de Nordland.
HOPAENGET
Il est situé dans la municipalité de Leirfjord et la province de Nordland.
SVARTISEN Le Svartisen est par sa superficie le deuxième glacier de Norvège (370 km2).
SVARTISEN
Le Svartisen est par sa superficie le deuxième glacier de Norvège (370 km2).
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Hestøyskjæran is a rock in Nordland, Norway. It has an elevation of -9999 meters below sea level. It is also known as Hestoyskjaeran, Hestøyskjæran. Information correct as at Monday 13th October 2014.

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Located within 500m of 66.66285,12.96346
Ref Kystverket: 67678M
Seamark Beacon Isolated Danger Depth: 0.8
Seamark Beacon Isolated Danger Shape: stake
Seamark Beacon Isolated Danger Vertical Length: 6.2
Seamark Name: Vestre Langøya
Seamark Retro Reflector Colour: green
Seamark Topmark Information: Arrow
Seamark Topmark National Information: Viser
Seamark Topmark Orientation: 250
Seamark Topmark Shape: arrow
Seamark Type: beacon_isolated_danger
Lat/Long: 66.663568/12.9744294
Hestøyskjæran
Natural: rock
Lat/Long: 66.662853/12.963464
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