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Presteid

Presteid is a village in the municipality of Hamaroy in Nordland county, Norway. It is located immediately east of the village of Oppeid, along the Presteidfjorden. Presteid is part of the Oppeid urban area which has a population of 551. The vill ...

                                               

Prestmåsoya

Prestmåsoya is an uninhabited island in Sorfold Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The 4.21-square-kilometre island lies at the eastern end of the Folda fjord where it splits into the Nordfolda and Sorfolda. The now-abandoned village of Ror ...

                                               

Raftsundet

Raftsundet is a strait in Nordland county, Norway. The 25-kilometre long strait runs between the islands of Hinnoya and Austvågoya, mostly in Hadsel Municipality, but the southern end is in Vågan Municipality. The strait is crossed by the Raftsun ...

                                               

Ramberg, Flakstad

Ramberg is the administrative centre of Flakstad Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located on the island of Flakstadoya in the Lofoten archipelago. It has approximately 350 inhabitants. The European route E10 highway passes ...

                                               

Ramsgjelvatnet

Ramsgjelvatnet is a lake that lies in the municipality of Beiarn in Nordland county, Norway. The lake is located about 5 kilometres northeast of the village of Hoyforsmoen and about 15 kilometres southeast of the village of Moldjord.

                                               

Ramsund Bridge

The Ramsund Bridge is a bridge in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. It crosses the Ramsundet strait between the village of Ramsund on the mainland and the island of Tjeldoya in Tjeldsund Municipality. The bridge is 240 metres long and the longest ...

                                               

Ramsund, Norway

Ramsund is a village in Tjeldsund Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. The village is located on the eastern shore of the Ramsundet strait, just south of the Ramsund Bridge. The 0.6-square-kilometre village has a population of 300 wh ...

                                               

Ranfjord

The Ranfjorden is a fjord in the Helgeland district of Nordland county, Norway. The largest part of the fjord is in the municipality of Rana, but the fjord also passes through the municipalities of Hemnes, Vefsn, Leirfjord, Nesna, and Donna. The ...

                                               

Rangsundoya

Rangsundoya or Rangsundoy is an island in Rodoy Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The 7.6-square-kilometre island of Rangsundoya is located off the Helgeland coast in a large group of islands. The island of Gjerdoya lies to the north, Stor ...

                                               

Ranseren

Ranseren, also known as Bije-Ransarn or Bijjie Raentsere, is a lake on the border between Norway and Sweden. The Norwegian side lies in Hattfjelldal Municipality in Nordland county. The Swedish side of the lake is called Bije-Ransaren, which mean ...

                                               

Reingardslivatnet

Reingardslivatnet is a lake in the municipality of Rana in Nordland county, Norway. The lake lies about 9 kilometres north of the village of Rossvoll. It flows out into the river Rovassåga to the east.

                                               

Reinoksvatnet

Reinoksvatnet or Hierggejavrre is a lake in the municipality of Hamaroy in Nordland county, Norway. It is located about 20 kilometres east of the village of Morsvikbotn and less than 2 kilometres west of the border with Sweden.

                                               

Reipå

Reipå is a village in the municipality of Meloy in Nordland county, Norway. It is located along Norwegian County Road 17 about 6 kilometres north of the village of Ornes. The lakes Lysvatnet and Markavatnet both lie to the east of the village. Fo ...

                                               

Rekvatnet

Rekvatnet or Goajvojavrre is a lake in the municipality of Hamaroy in Nordland county, Norway. The lake lies about 15 kilometres southeast of the village of Tommerneset. The lake Sluŋkkajavri lies just to the east of the lake. The water from Rekv ...

                                               

Risoyhamn

Risoyhamn is a village in Andoy Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located on the southern part of the island of Andoya. The island of Andoya is connected to the neighboring island of Hinnoya by the Andoy Bridge at Risoyhamn. ...

                                               

Risoysundet

Risoysundet is a strait between the islands of Andoya and Hinnoya in the Vesterålen archipelago in Norway. It is located in Andoy Municipality in Nordland county. The 24-kilometre long strait has only one road crossing: the Andoy Bridge as part o ...

                                               

Rodoya

Rodoya is an island in the municipality of Rodoy in Nordland county, Norway. The 8.5-square-kilometre island is located just west of the mouth of the Tjongsfjorden, north of the island of Gjerdoya, and west of the mainland. There are ferry connec ...

                                               

Rodoya, Alstahaug

Rodoya or Rooya is an island in Alstahaug Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The 7.3-square-kilometre island lies at the mouth of the Vefsnfjorden and the Halsfjorden. The island is home to 23 people, living mostly on the southern part of t ...

                                               

Rognan

Rognan is a village and the administrative centre of the municipality of Saltdal in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located at the innermost part of Skjerstad Fjord, called Saltdal Fjord. It is located about 15 kilometres north of the vil ...

                                               

Rokland

Rokland is a village in the municipality of Saltdal in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located along the Saltdalselva river about 15 kilometres south of the municipal centre of Rognan. European route E06 and the Nordland Line both pass th ...

                                               

Rorstad

Rorstad is a village in the municipality of Sorfold in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located along the Sorfolda fjord, about 25 kilometres south of the village of Nordfold and about 15 kilometres northwest of the village of Rosvika. The ...

                                               

Rorvika

Rorvika or Raluokta is a village in the municipality of Hamaroy in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located on the western side of the Tysfjorden, about 14 kilometres south of Bognes. The lake Kilvatnet lies about 2.5 kilometres to the wes ...

                                               

Rossvatnet

Rossvatnet or Reevhtse is a lake and reservoir in the municipalities of Hattfjelldal and Hemnes in Nordland county, Norway. It has been the site of human occupation since the Stone Age. Its area of 219 square kilometres makes it the second larges ...

                                               

Rossvoll

Rossvoll is a village in the municipality of Rana in Nordland county, Norway. The village is about 10 kilometres north-east of the town of Mo i Rana. The village is on the north side of the river Ranelva. The European route E06 highway passes thr ...

                                               

Rostlandet

Rostlandet is an island in Rost Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The 3.6-square-kilometre island makes up the majority of the land of the municipality and it home to most of its residents. The island is very low and marshy, with the highe ...

                                               

Rostlandet (village)

Rostlandet is the administrative centre of Rost Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The fishing village covers the southeastern half of the island of Rostlandet. Rost Airport is located on the northern part of the island. Rost Church is loca ...

                                               

Rosvik

Rosvik or Rosvika is a village in the municipality of Sorfold in Nordland county, Norway. It is located along the southern shore of the Sorfolda fjord, about 20 kilometres north of the municipal centre of Straumen. Rosvik had 209 residents in 200 ...

                                               

Rotvær Lighthouse

Rotvær Lighthouse is a coastal lighthouse in Lodingen Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The lighthouse sits at the east end of the island of Fugloya, part of dangerous reef at the entrance to the Ofotfjorden, about 6 kilometres south of th ...

                                               

Rotvatnet

Rotvatnet or Nervatnet or Ruohtsajavrre is a lake in the municipality of Hamaroy in Nordland county, Norway. The lake lies just west of the village of Tommerneset. The European route E06 highway runs along the eastern shore of the lake. The lake ...

                                               

Rovassdalen

Rovassdalen is a valley in the municipality of Rana in Nordland county, Norway. The upper part of the valley is located within the Saltfjellet–Svartisen National Park. The river of Rovassåga flows through the valley, and later it joins with the r ...

                                               

Rovatnet

Rovatnet is a lake in Narvik Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. Rovatnet lake is located at an elevation of 472 metres above sea level and it is part of the river system that drains the lakes: Rovatnet, Sennvatnet, Skårvatnet, Hjertvatnet, ...

                                               

Royrvatnet

Royrvatnet or Ravddojavrre is a lake that lies in the municipality of Sorfold in Nordland county, Norway. It is located about 4 kilometres south of the village of Straumen. The water flows north out of Royrvatnet into the lake Straumvatnet, about ...

                                               

Rundvatnet

Rundvatnet is a lake that lies in the municipality of Sorfold in Nordland county, Norway. It is located in the southeastern part of the municipality of Sorfold, about 15 kilometres east of the village of Straumen. The lake Sisovatnet lies immedia ...

                                               

Saglivatnet

Saglivatnet is a lake on the border of Trondelag and Nordland counties in Norway. The 2.16-square-kilometre lake lies on the border of the municipalities of Næroysund and Bindal. The water flows out to the north into the river Saglielva which flo ...

                                               

Sandåker

Sandåker is a village in the municipality of Donna in Nordland county, Norway. It is located on the south-central part of the island of Lokta. It has the postal code 8813 Kopardal, named after the neighboring village of Kopardal, where the local ...

                                               

Sanden, Nordland

Sanden or Hadselsand is a village in Hadsel Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located along the Hadselfjorden on the northern part of the island of Austvågoya, not far from the border with Vågan Municipality and about 10 kil ...

                                               

Sandhornoya

Sandhornoya or Sandhornoy is a mountainous island in the municipality of Gildeskål in Nordland county, Norway. The 103-square-kilometre island is located south of the town of Bodo near the entrance to the Saltfjorden. The mainland of Norway lies ...

                                               

Sandnes, Nordland

Sandnes is a village in Hadsel Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located on the island of Langoya on the northern shore of the Langoysundet strait, across from the town of Stokmarknes. The 0.46-square-kilometre village has a ...

                                               

Sandnesvatnet

Sandnesvatnet or Sattonjargjavrre is a lake in the municipality of Hamaroy in Nordland county, Norway. The European route E06 highway runs along the eastern and northern shores of the lake. The lake lies about 5 kilometres southeast of the villag ...

                                               

Sandværet

Sandværet is an island group in the municipality of Heroy in Nordland county, Norway. The islands are located about 17 kilometres southwest of the municipal center of Silvalen and about 5 kilometres west of the island of Husvær. The main populate ...

                                               

Sanna, Nordland

Sanna is an island and village area in the municipality of Træna in Nordland county, Norway. The 3-square-kilometre island is the largest island in Træna municipality. The island is located less than 1 kilometre west of the main island of Husoya. ...

                                               

Saura, Nordland

Saura is a village in the municipality of Nesna in Nordland county, Norway. It is located on the southeastern side of the island of Handnesoya. It is the location of Handnesoya Chapel, some small shops, and a dock.

                                               

Sausvatnet

Sausvatnet is a lake that is located in Bronnoy Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. There is also a small village on the eastern shore called Sausvatn. The lake is located about 7 kilometres south of the village of Hommelsto and about 15 kil ...

                                               

Sealggajavri

Sealggajavri is a lake in Narvik Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The 4.38-square-kilometre lake lies just north of the Storsteinfjellet mountain, about 15 kilometres southeast of the village of Beisfjord. The ending -javri is the word fo ...

                                               

Sefrivatnet

Sefrivatnet or Sohkerde is a lake that lies in the municipality of Grane in Nordland county, Norway. The 2.36-square-kilometre lake lies between the lakes Majavatnet and Storsvenningvatnet. European route E06 and the Nordland Line both run along ...

                                               

Selvær

Selvær is an island and fishing village in the municipality of Træna in Nordland county, Norway. It is located about 10 kilometres northeast of the main island of Husoya and about 16 kilometres west of the island of Nesoya. The 70 or so residents ...

                                               

Setergrotta

Setergrotta is a karst cave in Rovassdalen in the municipality of Rana in Nordland, Norway. It has a total depth of 50 meters and explored length of 2.4 kilometers. It is probably connected to the nearby Gronligrotta. The cave contains large gall ...

                                               

Sigerfjord

Sigerfjord is a village in Sortland Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located on the island of Hinnoya by the entrance to the Sigerfjorden. The village of Strand and the Sortland Bridge are located about 6 kilometres to the ...

                                               

Siiddasjavri

Siiddasjavri or Sijdasjavrre or Sitasjaure is a lake on the border between Norway and Sweden. Only 0.96 square kilometres of the 71.91-square-kilometre lake lies in Norway and the vast majority of the lake lies in Sweden. The Norwegian side is lo ...

                                               

Sildhopvatnet

Sildhopvatnet or Silldavuopjavrre is a lake located in the municipality of Sorfold in Nordland county, Norway. The 2.16-square-kilometre lake is located on the east side of the village of Morsvikbotn.