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Lomfjord: Hingstsletta

Hingst­s­let­ta is a low-lying plain in the ent­ran­ce area of Lomfjord on the west side of the fjord. The who­le area is part of Hin­lo­pen Strait, it is on the west side of this huge water­way. A litt­le river is flowing through the rocky land­s­cape, part­ly forming litt­le rapids and water­falls.

The­re is this ske­le­ton of a hut near the shore, which was qui­te obvious­ly never finis­hed. May­be built by trap­pers, may­be sci­en­tists had star­ted to build some kind of shel­ter. Short­ly after we left the place, a curious polar bear came along …

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