KVALOYA ISLAND - CLIMBERS REAL ADVENTURE
Senja Lodge & Mountainguides offers mountain guiding and courses on the magic island of Kvaløya.
The 1000 m high mountains on the island of Kvaløya protect Tromsø against the
rage of the Atlantic. If you make the trip to Kvaløya, you will see a lot without
traveling too far, and don’t hesitate if the weather is in hospital.
Along the southern coast of Kvaløya, you see lush farmlands, while the fishing village of Sommarøy has the best beaches in the area. Here you can enjoy the view to the archipelago in the north and the steep coast of the island of Senja to the south.
The narrow Kattfjord is a surprise so close to the ocean. A short detour to see the
trading posts of Tulleng and Lauklines reveals industrial history. At Ersfjordbotn you
can see the 1000 m high mountains drop straight into the sea.
Kvaløya island offers world class climbing with clean fantastic climbing routes in magic surroundings. Tromsø Climbing Club have a lodge in the mountains on Kvaløya where climber can find the relaxation from the city life while climbing fantastic routes in mountain terrain. Some of the walls are big walls for experienced climbers who wants to push their limits. It is also a lot of nice sport climbing and bouldering on Kvaløya.