Hiking around Qasigiannguit
The backcountry of Qasigiannguit is a great place for hiking, for experienced and inexperienced hikers alike. Explore the soft hills or climb the high mountain, enjoy our panoramic views and find a spot to soak in the sun. Back home at the hotel it is time to rest your feet and enjoy the view from the terrace. Hiking boots are recommended.
Eqalunnguit - Place of the Swift Current
Walk through town and get on the yellow marked path to Egalunnguit, where the Tasersuaq lake meets Salmon Bay: a prime spot for catching trout when in season. Make your own version of this path and explore the area by the lake or climb up the small mountains. Approx. 5 km each way.
Kangerluluk - Paradise Bay
the museum and the dog areas while heading for the radio antenna. This
is the starting point of the blue path, which takes you to
Bryghusbugten, where Qasigiannguit was first foundet. Cross the small
stream twice, first down by the beach and then higher in the terrain.
The path takes you up to Bing's Cave and then down to the beautiful a
Paradise Bay. Here you can enjoy dipping you toes in the water and
explore the colorful boulders on the sandy beach. The hike can be continued
along the mountain side to the waterfall.
Heading home, the hike can easily be extended around the small lake,
over the hills and by Krudthuset. Approx. 5 km each way, 7 km to
Approx. 5 km each way, 7 km to the waterfall.
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