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Waterfalls

Nine of the 20 highest waterfalls in the world are in Norway, and many of these cascade down the mountainsides of Fjord Norway.


  • 1Aursjøvegen mountain road
    People have crossed the mountain between the Sunndal and Eikesdal valleys since time immemorial. The great open expanses are the
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    • People have crossed the mountain between the Sunndal and Eikesdal valleys since time immemorial. The great open expanses are the
  • 2Bordalsgjelet Gorge
    There is a marked trail leading from the town centre in Voss to Bordalsgjelet gorge. Go past the church and follow the gravel pat
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    • There is a marked trail leading from the town centre in Voss to Bordalsgjelet gorge. Go past the church and follow the gravel pat
  • 3Drivandefossen Waterfall, Mørkridsdalen / Luster
    Drivandefossen waterfall is found in beautiful and lush Mørkridsdalen in Skjolden, only a 15-20 minutes walk from the road. This
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    • Drivandefossen waterfall is found in beautiful and lush Mørkridsdalen in Skjolden, only a 15-20 minutes walk from the road. This
  • 4Dynjafossen waterfall
    Beautiful waterfall in Landedalen. Here you can enjoy the rare experience of standing behind a waterfall.
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    • Beautiful waterfall in Landedalen. Here you can enjoy the rare experience of standing behind a waterfall.
  • 5Eidsfoss waterfall
    The area between Eidsfoss waterfalls and Gloppefjord is renowed for good salmon fishing. Many of the promising salmon holes have
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    • The area between Eidsfoss waterfalls and Gloppefjord is renowed for good salmon fishing. Many of the promising salmon holes have
  • 6Espelandsfossen Waterfall
    Waterfall close to Rv 572. Falls 150 m
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    • Waterfall close to Rv 572. Falls 150 m
  • 7Feigumfossen Waterfall, Luster
    The 218 metre high Feigumfossen waterfall is in an idyllic setting on the southern side of the Lusterfjord. You can take the shor
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    • The 218 metre high Feigumfossen waterfall is in an idyllic setting on the southern side of the Lusterfjord. You can take the shor
  • 8Fossadn
    Fossadn is a beautiful waterfall situated near Gullingen in Suldal, Ryfylke. Fossadn is next to the main road Fv 632, just a coup
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    • Fossadn is a beautiful waterfall situated near Gullingen in Suldal, Ryfylke. Fossadn is next to the main road Fv 632, just a coup
  • 9Fossjuvet
    Fossjuvet in Forsand in Ryfylke is a tempting destination for those who appreciate beautiful wilderness. From Forsand, drive towa
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    • Fossjuvet in Forsand in Ryfylke is a tempting destination for those who appreciate beautiful wilderness. From Forsand, drive towa
  • 10Fotlandsfossen
    Fotlandsfossen (the Footland waterfall), located in the cross between Fv. 206 and Fv. 210) is a distinctive and not expected land
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    • Fotlandsfossen (the Footland waterfall), located in the cross between Fv. 206 and Fv. 210) is a distinctive and not expected land
  • 11Hellesylt Waterfall
    Hellesylt waterfall is one of the most photographed motifs in the area. In the centre of the village, between two bridges (Høge b
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    • Hellesylt waterfall is one of the most photographed motifs in the area. In the centre of the village, between two bridges (Høge b
  • 12Hengjanefossen waterfall
    Sightseeing boats and private yachts often stop on the Lysefjord to savour the view of Hengjanefossen fall – unless, of course, t
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    • Sightseeing boats and private yachts often stop on the Lysefjord to savour the view of Hengjanefossen fall – unless, of course, t
  • 13Hiafossen falls
    Hiafossen falls is situated near a historic trail between Nes in Årdal and Viglesdal (mountain lodge). You can access the trail b
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    • Hiafossen falls is situated near a historic trail between Nes in Årdal and Viglesdal (mountain lodge). You can access the trail b
  • 14Holvikfossen
    Great view from above fjord and mountains. Approx. 50 minute walking from Firda Vidaregåande school.
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    • Great view from above fjord and mountains. Approx. 50 minute walking from Firda Vidaregåande school.
  • 15Honganvikfossen
    The waterfall known as Honganvikfossen seems beautifully suspended above the northern end of the Saudafjord in Ryfylke. Many know
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    • The waterfall known as Honganvikfossen seems beautifully suspended above the northern end of the Saudafjord in Ryfylke. Many know
  • 16Huldefossen - Waterfall
    Huldefossen is located by Mo and Jølster high school, by E39, about 10 km from Førde.There is signs into the schools parking lot.
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    • Huldefossen is located by Mo and Jølster high school, by E39, about 10 km from Førde.There is signs into the schools parking lot.
  • 17Kjelfossen Waterfall
    Kjelfoss Waterfall is located in Gudvangen. (municipality Aurland). Total height is 755 metre and the tallest single drop is 14
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    • Kjelfoss Waterfall is located in Gudvangen. (municipality Aurland). Total height is 755 metre and the tallest single drop is 14
  • 18Kjosfossen
    The mighty Kjosfossen is one of many highlights on the Flåm Railway. The waterfall has a total fall of 93 meters and is only acce
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    • The mighty Kjosfossen is one of many highlights on the Flåm Railway. The waterfall has a total fall of 93 meters and is only acce
  • 19Kleivafossen
    Kleivafossen has for decades surprised tourists with a refreshing shower when crossing the bridge on their way up to the Briksdal
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    • Kleivafossen has for decades surprised tourists with a refreshing shower when crossing the bridge on their way up to the Briksdal
  • 20Krunefossen Waterfall
  • 21Kvinnafossen
    Kvinnafossen falls 120 metres and is situated right beside the main road between Leikanger and Hella. During the spring thaw, the
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    • Kvinnafossen falls 120 metres and is situated right beside the main road between Leikanger and Hella. During the spring thaw, the
  • 22Kylling Bridge and Vermafossen waterfall
    At Verma (top end of Romsdal Valley, 40 kilometres from Åndalsnes). Railway bridge of hand-dressed stone, described as "a tiger's
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    • At Verma (top end of Romsdal Valley, 40 kilometres from Åndalsnes). Railway bridge of hand-dressed stone, described as "a tiger's
  • 23Langfoss waterfall
    Voted one of the ten most beautiful waterfalls in 2011, and in 2006 it was voted the world`s most beautiful waterfall. With a
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    • Voted one of the ten most beautiful waterfalls in 2011, and in 2006 it was voted the world`s most beautiful waterfall. With a
  • 24Langfoss Waterfall
    Nominated by CNN as one of the worlds 10 most beautiful waterfalls! Lagfoss has a drop of 612 meters and is Norways fifth high
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    • Nominated by CNN as one of the worlds 10 most beautiful waterfalls! Lagfoss has a drop of 612 meters and is Norways fifth high
  • 25Likholefossen
    Likholefossen is a waterfall in the municipality of Gaular, it is localized on the farm Hov in Eldalsdalen. The origin of the
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    • Likholefossen is a waterfall in the municipality of Gaular, it is localized on the farm Hov in Eldalsdalen. The origin of the
  • 26Låkafossen
    Part of the river Vikedalselva forming a 30m high waterfall characteristic of the Norwegian landscape. The waterfall has created
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    • Part of the river Vikedalselva forming a 30m high waterfall characteristic of the Norwegian landscape. The waterfall has created
  • 27Låtefoss Waterfall
    Famous twin-waterfall close to route 13. Låtefoss is the king among our waterfalls and an internationally famous attraction.
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    • Famous twin-waterfall close to route 13. Låtefoss is the king among our waterfalls and an internationally famous attraction.
  • 28Mardalsfossen
    The Mardalsfossen waterfall is an impressvie sight and cascades 297 meters down into the valley an it is the fourth highest water
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    • The Mardalsfossen waterfall is an impressvie sight and cascades 297 meters down into the valley an it is the fourth highest water
  • 29Muldal-Muldalsfossen
    Muldalsfossen – The Muldal Falls is one of the highest waterfalls in the Kingdom, with its free fall of almost 200 metres. Howeve
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    • Muldalsfossen – The Muldal Falls is one of the highest waterfalls in the Kingdom, with its free fall of almost 200 metres. Howeve
  • 30Månafossen falls and Mån farm
    Månafossen is Rogaland's biggest waterfall and Norway's ninth tallest free fall waterfall. From the parking area you proceed on f
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    • Månafossen is Rogaland's biggest waterfall and Norway's ninth tallest free fall waterfall. From the parking area you proceed on f
  • 31Opsalsfossen Waterfall
    Beside the centre of Vikedal. A salmon-leap, see salmon in their natural environment.
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    • Beside the centre of Vikedal. A salmon-leap, see salmon in their natural environment.
  • 32Osfossen
    Osfossen is a waterfall in Osen, Gaular. This waterfall is among the most known waterfalls in the Gaular Watercourse and is easil
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    • Osfossen is a waterfall in Osen, Gaular. This waterfall is among the most known waterfalls in the Gaular Watercourse and is easil
  • 33Postvegen i Rullestad
    An old route built in 1870, winds through a dramatic landscape of cliffs and waterfalls in the vicinity of Rullestadjuvet. Curren
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    • An old route built in 1870, winds through a dramatic landscape of cliffs and waterfalls in the vicinity of Rullestadjuvet. Curren
  • 34Ramnefjellsfossen/Utigardsfossen
    More commonly this waterfall is known as Utigardsfossen. The height of the falls is often given as 1968 feet, which only accounts
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    • More commonly this waterfall is known as Utigardsfossen. The height of the falls is often given as 1968 feet, which only accounts
  • 35Rullestadjuvet Gorge and The Post Road
    The Rullestadjuvet Gorge is a dramatic and beautiful part of the Åkrafjord area which is well worth a visit. It is accessable by
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    • The Rullestadjuvet Gorge is a dramatic and beautiful part of the Åkrafjord area which is well worth a visit. It is accessable by
  • 36Salmon studio
    The Suldalslågen salmon river in Suldal, Ryfylke is 22 kilometres in length and flows down the valley from the Suldalsvatn lake i
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    • The Suldalslågen salmon river in Suldal, Ryfylke is 22 kilometres in length and flows down the valley from the Suldalsvatn lake i
  • 37Sandalsfossen
    In Myklebustdal valley, under Mt. Snønipa (1827 m.a.s.) you will see the Sandalsfoss and Strupen waterfalls.
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    • In Myklebustdal valley, under Mt. Snønipa (1827 m.a.s.) you will see the Sandalsfoss and Strupen waterfalls.
  • 38Sandgrovbotn - The waterfall Mardalsfossen
    Mountain road from Brude (rv9) over the mountain to Mardalstjønna lake (945 m.a.s). The Mardalsfossen waterfall, the fourth highe
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    • Mountain road from Brude (rv9) over the mountain to Mardalstjønna lake (945 m.a.s). The Mardalsfossen waterfall, the fourth highe
  • 39Sandsfossen and Høsebrua bridge
    Suldalslågen, one of the longest rivers of Rogaland county, comes to an impressive conclusion at Sandsfossen falls. This waterfal
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    • Suldalslågen, one of the longest rivers of Rogaland county, comes to an impressive conclusion at Sandsfossen falls. This waterfal
  • 40Sightseeing Eidfjord
    2.5 hours roundtrip through dramatic nature by coach. Starting in Eidfjord, stop at Hardangervidda Nature Centre, continue to Vør
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    • 2.5 hours roundtrip through dramatic nature by coach. Starting in Eidfjord, stop at Hardangervidda Nature Centre, continue to Vør
  • 41Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall
    One of the most popular waterfalls in Norway. The Steinsdalsfossen has a fall of 50 m and is special because you can walk safe an
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    • One of the most popular waterfalls in Norway. The Steinsdalsfossen has a fall of 50 m and is special because you can walk safe an
  • 42Strupenfossen Waterfall
    This may very well be the tallest waterfall in Norway, however, we don't know if it has been measured. The height listed above is
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    • This may very well be the tallest waterfall in Norway, however, we don't know if it has been measured. The height listed above is
  • 43Suldalslågen
    Suldalslågen river in the inner part of Ryfylke is the stretch of river from Suldalsvatnet lake (68 meters above sea level) to Sa
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    • Suldalslågen river in the inner part of Ryfylke is the stretch of river from Suldalsvatnet lake (68 meters above sea level) to Sa
  • 44Svandalsfossen falls
    As you drive The National Tourist Route Ryfylke, Fv. 520 and Rv. 13, you pass an impressive waterfall just before you reach Sauda
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    • As you drive The National Tourist Route Ryfylke, Fv. 520 and Rv. 13, you pass an impressive waterfall just before you reach Sauda
  • 45Tangen/Kastfoss
    One of the most attractive walks is Tangen–Kastfoss, near Sauda town centre, in Ryfylke. Here, the Nordelva joins Storelva, befor
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    • One of the most attractive walks is Tangen–Kastfoss, near Sauda town centre, in Ryfylke. Here, the Nordelva joins Storelva, befor
  • 46The Flesåna waterfall in Brattlandsdalen
    On its way through the valley of Brattlandsdalen, the Ryfylke Road, Rv 13, passes the scenic area known as Flesåna. The waterfa
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    • On its way through the valley of Brattlandsdalen, the Ryfylke Road, Rv 13, passes the scenic area known as Flesåna. The waterfa
  • 47The Furebergfossen waterfall
    The largest and finest waterfall in the area lies between Ænes and Sundal.
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    • The largest and finest waterfall in the area lies between Ænes and Sundal.
  • 48The Gaular Watercourse
    The Gaular River Valley, Gaularvassdraget, is one of the most beautiful river valleys in Norway, and the longest lowland river va
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    • The Gaular River Valley, Gaularvassdraget, is one of the most beautiful river valleys in Norway, and the longest lowland river va
  • 49The Mardalsfossen Waterfall
    The long Eikesdalsvatnet lake lies just 26 metres above sea level, while the surrounding mountains tower to heights of 1,500 to 1
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    • The long Eikesdalsvatnet lake lies just 26 metres above sea level, while the surrounding mountains tower to heights of 1,500 to 1
  • 50The Seven Sisters
    The ”Seven Sisters” are among the most photographed waterfalls in Geirangerfjorden. They are close to Knivsflå, the abandoned far
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    • The ”Seven Sisters” are among the most photographed waterfalls in Geirangerfjorden. They are close to Knivsflå, the abandoned far
  • 51The Trollstigen Road and Stigfossen Waterfall
    Trollstigen - the "Troll Ladder" is a dramatic and exciting experience. The road twists through 11 hairpin bends as it climbs up
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    • Trollstigen - the "Troll Ladder" is a dramatic and exciting experience. The road twists through 11 hairpin bends as it climbs up
  • 52The waterfall in the Jørpelands-river – and the nature path
    Visitors who stop are always impressed by the waterfall in the river Jørpelandselva,Strand. To reach the falls, follow Rv13 almos
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    • Visitors who stop are always impressed by the waterfall in the river Jørpelandselva,Strand. To reach the falls, follow Rv13 almos
  • 53The waterfall Slettafossen
    At Verma, 44 km from Åndalsnes. Signposted turn-off from the road (E136) Also a 30-40 m deep canyon with a river and rapids. Picn
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    • At Verma, 44 km from Åndalsnes. Signposted turn-off from the road (E136) Also a 30-40 m deep canyon with a river and rapids. Picn
  • 54Tverrelva
    Tverrelva river lies along the path to Sunndalsetra mountain farm in Oppstryn.
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    • Tverrelva river lies along the path to Sunndalsetra mountain farm in Oppstryn.
  • 55Tvinnefossen Waterfall
    In earlier days, the road to which they brought cattle down to graze by the fjord went behind this waterfall. You can still walk
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    • In earlier days, the road to which they brought cattle down to graze by the fjord went behind this waterfall. You can still walk
  • 56Vermafossen waterfall
    This waterfall plunges 381 metres from the lip of the mountain. Situated at Verma, 40 kilometres from Åndalsnes at the top of Rom
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    • This waterfall plunges 381 metres from the lip of the mountain. Situated at Verma, 40 kilometres from Åndalsnes at the top of Rom
  • 57Vettisfossen Waterfall
    With a free fall of 275 metres Vettisfossen is the highest protected waterfall in Norway. You can get there on foot by walking up
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    • With a free fall of 275 metres Vettisfossen is the highest protected waterfall in Norway. You can get there on foot by walking up
  • 58Viagra Falls
    The river running between the lakes Anestølsvatnet and Dalavatnet, foremost in the Sogndalsdalen valley, is called the Viagra Fal
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    • The river running between the lakes Anestølsvatnet and Dalavatnet, foremost in the Sogndalsdalen valley, is called the Viagra Fal
  • 59Videfossen (Buldrefossen)
    Close to Hjelle, at the start of the old Strynefjell mountain road is Videfossen Waterfall (also called Buldrefossen waterfall).
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    • Close to Hjelle, at the start of the old Strynefjell mountain road is Videfossen Waterfall (also called Buldrefossen waterfall).
  • 60Vinnufossen waterfall
    We know about it but the Vinnufjellfossen, which is hidden in the Sunndal mountain, is often forgotten in the company of the more
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    • We know about it but the Vinnufjellfossen, which is hidden in the Sunndal mountain, is often forgotten in the company of the more
  • 61Visit Flåm
    Welcome to Flåm - the best Norway can offer you ! Flam is nearer than you think. Experience some of the most dramatic contrast
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    • Welcome to Flåm - the best Norway can offer you ! Flam is nearer than you think. Experience some of the most dramatic contrast
  • 62Vøringsfossen - Måbødalen
    Enjoy the spectacular and most famous waterfall in Norway, with a free fall of 145m, and a total fall of 182m. A great view from 
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    • Enjoy the spectacular and most famous waterfall in Norway, with a free fall of 145m, and a total fall of 182m. A great view from 
  • 63Øvstefoss waterfall
    Øvstefoss waterfall is situated along the National Tourist Road RV 15 in the end of Hjelledalen Valley. The waterfall is an im
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    • Øvstefoss waterfall is situated along the National Tourist Road RV 15 in the end of Hjelledalen Valley. The waterfall is an im
  • 64Øyafossen falls
    Øyafossen falls is situated by the trail between Vormedalen and Trodla-Tysdal in Hjelmeland, Ryfylke. You can reach the trail by
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    • Øyafossen falls is situated by the trail between Vormedalen and Trodla-Tysdal in Hjelmeland, Ryfylke. You can reach the trail by
  • 65Åkrafjorden and Langfoss - One of the world’s most beautiful waterfalls
    CNN voted Langfoss in Åkrafjorden to be one of the ten most beautiful waterfalls in the world in March 2011. With its 612 m d
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    • CNN voted Langfoss in Åkrafjorden to be one of the ten most beautiful waterfalls in the world in March 2011. With its 612 m d
  • 66Åmotan gorge
    If you are driving along Highway 70 from Oppdal or Sunndalsøra, take off at Gjøra and drive about 5 km to Svisdal. Around you, th
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    • If you are driving along Highway 70 from Oppdal or Sunndalsøra, take off at Gjøra and drive about 5 km to Svisdal. Around you, th

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