There are two public bathing and swimming areas in Leka municipality – Årdalssanden beach and the beach at Sørgutvikvatnet lake. Årdalssanden (salt water) is a beach and public swimming area on the geology island of Leka. The beach has lovely surroundings and a nice picnic area. The beach is in the south of the island. Sørgutvikvatnet (fresh water) is a small lake on the island of Austra in Leka municipality. The lake has a public bathing area and is easily accessible from road Fv 771.
There are many other beaches and swimming areas in the municipalities for you to explore. The coastline of Leka has plenty of opportunities for swimming during warm summer days.