In recent years, Narvik has become world famous for its unique skiing facilities during winter with breathtaking views of fjords and mountains. In addition to an extensive network of cross-country skiing, there is also unlimited scope for off-piste skiing.
Snowshoeing is a great way to get out and about in the fantastic winter environment that surrounds Narvik.
Every winter large concentrations of Orcas, the largest member of the dolphin family, gather in the fjords outside Narvik to feed on herrings which arrive in the fjord early November.
Sea fishing and fjord cruises
Sea fishing, fjord cruises and sea eagle safaris on the Ofotfjord. It is also possible to rent small boats for fishing.
Wilderness tours and outdoor adventures
The company Villmarkstur specializes in grouse hunting, fishing and hiking summer or winter.
The Navvy trek to Rombaksbotn
The old access road brings you from Bjørnfjell or Katterat station down to Rombaksbotn. In 1997 this area received the annual prize as Norway’s finest outdoor area.
A flight to remember
Fly over fantastic landscape and experience a flight of a lifetime by helicopter and let the magic of the Arctic scenery pass by beneath you.
A Harley adventure
The Northern Norwegian Harley-Davidson club offers trips to the Arctic North either on a snowmobile or on the back of a Harley-Davidson.
During the dramatic days in early April 1940, more than 50 planes and 46 ships where shot down or sunk. As a result Narvik is now one of the most exciting places in the world for wreck diving.
Narvikfjellet Mountain has probably one of Scandinavia’s best downhill tracks. A relaxing atmosphere and the midnight sun are bonuses when mountain biking in Narvik.
Riding in Skjomen
Narvik Riding School in Skjomen is an oasis for people and animals.
Northern Norway’s most challenging indoor climbing wall is located in Narvik.
Play golf under the midnight sun at Skjomen Golf Park
Despite the fact that the golf course is located at 68 degrees northern latitude, 200 kilometres above the Arctic Circle - the climate is good for golf during the summer.
Concerts, music events and theatre.
Please note: Narvik is a small destination so some of the activities you may want to take part in, have to be pre-booked.