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Storvika

Storvika or Storvik is a village in the municipality of Gildeskål in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located in the southern part of the municipality, about 4 kilometres northeast of the village of Mevik and about 10 kilometres west of So ...

                                               

Stottvær

Stottvær is a group of islands in Meloy Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The islands lie about 10 kilometres northwest of the mainland village of Reipå. The main islands of Stottvær include the 1.6-square-kilometre Svenningen, the 2.7-squ ...

                                               

Strand, Nordland

Strand is a village in Sortland Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located on the island of Hinnoya at the eastern end of the Sortland Bridge which crosses the Sortlandsundet strait and connects to the town of Sortland on Lan ...

                                               

Straume, Nordland

Straume is the administrative centre of Bo Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located on the island of Langoya in the Vesterålen archipelago. The village is located about 10 kilometres from the village of Bo and the village o ...

                                               

Straumen, Nordland

Straumen is the administrative centre of Sorfold Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located at the end of the Sorfolda fjord, along the European route E06 highway. The lake Straumvatnet lies on the southeastern side of the vi ...

                                               

Straumfjordvatnet

Straumfjordvatnet is a lake in the municipality of Steigen in Nordland county, Norway. The 3.72-square-kilometre lake lies about 15 kilometres east of the village of Bogen.

                                               

Straumnes

Straumnes is a village in the municipality of Vågan in Nordland county, Norway. It is located just east of the village of Laukvika along the Vesterålsfjorden on the northwestern side of the island of Austvågoya in the Lofoten archipelago. Strandl ...

                                               

Straumoya

Straumoya is an island in the municipality of Bodo in Nordland county, Norway. The 29.7-square-kilometre island is located on the south side of the Saltfjorden, just east of the Saltstraumen strait. The island is connected to the mainland by the ...

                                               

Straumsnes, Fauske

Straumsnes or Stromsnes is a village in the municipality of Fauske in Nordland county, Norway. It is located in the Valnesfjord area of Fauske. The town of Fauske lies 15 kilometres to the east and the town of Bodo lies about 40 kilometres to the ...

                                               

Straumsnes, Narvik

Straumsnes or Stromsnes is a village in Narvik Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located along the Rombaken fjord between the town of Narvik and the village of Hergot. The village has a train station on the Ofotbanen railway ...

                                               

Straumvatnet

Straumvatnet is a lake that lies in the municipality of Sorfold in Nordland county, Norway. The lake is located on the southeast side of the village of Straumen. The lake Royrvatnet lies about 750 metres south of this lake. Straumvatnet empties i ...

                                               

Strindvatnet

Strindvatnet or Tjoalmejavrre is a lake in the municipality of Hamaroy in Nordland county, Norway. The lake lies about 5 kilometres south of the village of Tommerneset. The European route E06 highway runs along the eastern shore of the lake. The ...

                                               

Suliskongen

Suliskongen is a mountain in the municipality of Fauske in Nordland, Norway. The 1.908-metre tall mountain is part of the Sulitjelma massif and it is the second highest mountain in Northern Norway. It is located about 17 kilometres east of the vi ...

                                               

Sulitjelma Glacier

The Sulitjelma Glacier, Sallajiegņa, or Salajekna) is one of the largest glaciers in mainland Norway. The 24-square-kilometre glacier is located in mostly in Norway, but the eastern part crosses over into Sweden. The Norwegian part is in Fauske M ...

                                               

Sund, Hemnes

Sund is a village in the municipality of Hemnes in Nordland county, Norway. It is located just south of the village of Hemnesberget on the Hemnes peninsula.

                                               

Sundoy

Sundoy or Sundoya is a village in the municipality of Leirfjord in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located about 5 kilometres south of the village of Leland. Sundoya has a population of about 120 people. It is located on the north side of ...

                                               

Svenskvollen

Svenskvollen is a village in the municipality of Hattfjelldal in Nordland county, Norway. The village lies along the river Vefsna in the Susendal valley, just north of Borgefjell National Park. The village is home to Susendal Church, which serves ...

                                               

Sydalen

Sydalen is a village in the municipality of Vågan in Nordland county, Norway. It is located on the west coast of the island of Austvågoya, about 7 kilometres north of the Gimsoystraumen Bridge on the European route E10 highway. The village of Gra ...

                                               

Tangstad

Tangstad is a village in Vestvågoy Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located on the northwestern side of the island of Vestvågoya, about 5 kilometres west of the village of Bostad and about 15 kilometres north of the town of ...

                                               

Tenna, Nordland

Tenna or Kinnaroya is an island in the municipality of Heroy in Nordland county, Norway. The island has an area of 3.5 square kilometers. It is traversed by Norwegian County Road 161, which also connects it to the neighboring island of Sor-Heroy, ...

                                               

Tennholmen Lighthouse

Tennholmen Lighthouse is a coastal lighthouse in Bodo Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. It is located in the Vestfjorden on one of the Tennholman islands, just west of the Givær islands, about 32 kilometres due west of the town of Bodo. Th ...

                                               

Terråk

Terråk is the administrative centre of the municipality of Bindal in Nordland country, Norway. The village is located in the eastern part of the municipality, along the shore of the Sorfjorden arm of the Bindalsfjorden. The nearby Vassås Bridge c ...

                                               

Tjeldoya

Tjeldoya or Dielddasuolu is an island in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. The 187-square-kilometre island is located entirely in Tjeldsund Municipality. North and west of the island lies the Tjeldsundet strait which separates it from the large i ...

                                               

Tjoarvekrajgge

Tjoarvekrajgge or Čoarvvekraigi is a cave in the Bonådalen valley in the municipality of Sorfold in Nordland county, Norway. It has a measured depth of 497 metres and explored length of more than 25 kilometres, and is the longest cave currently i ...

                                               

Tjong, Nordland

Tjong or Tjongsfjord is a village in the municipality of Rodoy in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located along the Tjongsfjorden, east of the municipal center of Vågaholmen. The local church, Tjongsfjorden Church, serves all of northeast ...

                                               

Tomma

Tomma is an island in the municipality of Nesna in Nordland county, Norway. The 47.3-square-kilometre island sits to the west of the islands of Handnesoya and Hugla. The island is at the southern entrance to the Sjona fjord. The main settlement o ...

                                               

Tommerneset

Tommerneset is a village in the municipality of Hamaroy in Nordland county, Norway. Its located on the eastern shore of the lake Rotvatnet, about 50 kilometres south of the municipal centre, Oppeid. Tommerneset is the site of Tommernes Church. Th ...

                                               

Tonnes, Norway

Tonnes is a village in Luroy Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. It is located on the mainland coast, about 100 kilometres northwest of the town of Mo i Rana. It lies on a peninsula in the far northern edge of the municipality, to the north ...

                                               

Torget, Nordland

Torget is an island in Bronnoy Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The 16.4-square-kilometre island lies just off shore from the town of Bronnoysund on the mainland. It is connected to Bronnoysund by the Bronnoysund Bridge. There were 815 re ...

                                               

Torghatten

Torghatten is a granite mountain on the island of Torget in Bronnoy Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. It is known for its characteristic hole, or natural tunnel, through its center. It is possible to walk up to the tunnel on a well-prepare ...

                                               

Tosbotn

Tosbotn or Tosbotnet is a village in the municipality of Bronnoy in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located at the end of the Tosenfjord arm of the Bindalsfjorden. The village is mostly a tourist center. It is located along Norwegian Coun ...

                                               

Trælnes

Trælnes is a village in the municipality of Bronnoy in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located along the Norwegian County Road 17 and along the Torgfjorden, just north of the village of Berg and east of the mountain Torghatten. The Trælne ...

                                               

Træna Lighthouse

Træna Lighthouse is a coastal lighthouse in Træna Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. It is located on the island of Sorholmen in the Trænfjorden, about 10 kilometres southwest of the main island of Husoya and about 17 kilometres west of the ...

                                               

Trengsel Bridge

The Trengsel Bridge is a bridge that crosses the Trengselet strait in the municipality of Sorfold in Nordland county, Norway. The 179-metre-long bridge is on the European route E6 highway between the towns of Fauske and Narvik. From the bridge, t ...

                                               

Trofors

Trofors is the administrative centre of the municipality of Grane in Nordland county, Norway. It is located at the confluence of the rivers Austervefsna and Svenningdalselva which forms the large river Vefsna. The village of Leiren lies about 25 ...

                                               

Trollvatnet

Trollvatnet is a lake that lies in the municipality of Sorfold in Nordland county, Norway. The 3.88-square-kilometre lake is located northeast of the Sagfjorden, about 20 kilometres west of the village of Morsvikbotn.

                                               

Tysfjorden

Tysfjorden or Divtasvuodna or Tys Fjord is a fjord in Nordland county, Norway. The fjord is the border between Narvik Municipality and Hamaroy Municipality. The island of Hulloya is located about halfway through the fjord, right before the fjord ...

                                               

Unkervatnet

Unkervatnet or Åanghkejaevrie is a lake in the municipality of Hattfjelldal in Nordland county, Norway. It is a good lake for fishing lake trout and Arctic char both during summer and winter. The river flowing into the lake from the east is calle ...

                                               

Unna Guovdelisjavri

Unna Guovdelisjavri or Vuolip Čoarvejavri is a lake that is located on the border of Norway and Sweden. The Norwegian side lies in Narvik Municipality in Nordland county and the Swedish side lies in Kiruna Municipality in Norrbotten County. The l ...

                                               

Utskarpen

Utskarpen is a village in the municipality of Rana in Nordland county, Norway, about 37 kilometres west of the town of Mo i Rana. The village is located at the end of the Utskarpen fjord, an arm of the main Ranfjorden. On the western side of Utsk ...

                                               

Utskor

Utskor or Utskår is a village in Bo Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located on the eastern side of Malnesfjorden on the western part of the island of Langoya in the Vesterålen archipelago. The village of Eidet lies about 8 ...

                                               

Vågaholmen

Vågaholmen is the administrative centre of the municipality of Rodoy in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located along the Tjongsfjorden, just west of the village of Tjong.

                                               

Væroy Lighthouse

Væroy Lighthouse is a coastal lighthouse in Væroy Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The lighthouse is built on a small peninsula southeast of the village of Sorland on the island of Væroya. It was constructed in 1880 and automated in 1984. ...

                                               

Vågakallen

Vågakallen is a mountain in Vågan Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. It has a height of 942 or 943 m.a.s.l., and is located in the island of Austvågoy in the Lofoten archipelago. The mountain was first ascended by Martin Hoff Ekroll about 1885.

                                               

Valnesvatnet

Valnesvatnet is a lake that lies in the municipality of Bodo in Nordland county, Norway. The 4.91-square-kilometre lake lies along the Norwegian County Road 17 about 1 kilometre north of the border with Gildeskål Municipality, just northeast of t ...

                                               

Vandve

Vandve or Vandved is an island in the municipality of Donna in Nordland county, Norway. The 5.8-square-kilometre flat island lies about 5 kilometres west of the island of Donna and about 10 kilometres south of the Åsvær islands. Vandve Church is ...

                                               

Varntresk

Varntresk is a village in the municipality of Hattfjelldal in Nordland county, Norway. The village is located on the eastern shore of the large lake Rossvatnet. The lake Famnvatnet lies about 8 kilometres east of the village. Varntresk Church is ...

                                               

Vassås

Vassås is a small village in the municipality of Bindal in Nordland county, Norway. It is located along the Tosen arm of the Bindalsfjorden, just north of the Vassås Bridge which connects the village to the larger village of Terråk. The village o ...

                                               

Vassås Bridge

The Vassås Bridge is a cantilever bridge that crosses the Osan fjord in the municipality of Bindal in Nordland county, Norway. The bridge is part of Norwegian County Road 1 and it connects the villages of Vassås and Terråk. The Vassås Bridge was ...

                                               

Vassdalen

Vassdalen is a valley and rural village area in Narvik Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. The river Vassdalselva flows through Vassdalen into the lake of Hartvikvatnet. The river from Hartvikvatnet is called Elvegårdselva, flowing westwards ...