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Skibotn is a city in Troms.


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Skibotn is near two highways, E8 and E6, that merges just south of it. The nearest airport is in Tromsø, and is only a 2 hours drive from there. You can also drive north from Kilpisjärvi, Finland which is only a 45 minute drive, although the nearest airport from Kilpisjärvi is in Enontekiö, 2.5 hours away.

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View towards Røykeneset isthmus

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Skibotn is a popular area for hiking and mountainbiking. There are several trails to choose from.

  • The three country cairn [1] is a popular spot to hike to. This is where the borders of Norway, Sweden and Finland meet.
  • Birdwatching by the Skibotndelta
  • Take a walk along the beachpath
  • Visit the Skibotn Marketplace

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There are several camping grounds in Skibotn:

  • Strandbu Camping [2], located by the river.
  • Olderelv Camping [3], the biggest camping ground in Skibotn. During the summer there is a café/restaurant here.
  • Skibotn Camping
  • Helligskogen Fjellstue, a hostel only 10 km from the Finnish border, up in the Skibotn Valley about 35 km from Skibotn

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Routes through Skibotn
KirkenesAlta  N noframe S  BardufossNarvik
ENDTromsø  W noframe E  KilpisjärviTornio

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