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Bruland

Bruland is a farming village located about 3.5 kilometres east of the town of Forde in the municipality of Sunnfjord in Vestland county, Norway. The population of Bruland was 212. It is located just south of the river Jolstra, along the European ...

                                               

Bryggja

Bryggja is a village in southwestern part of Stad Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. It is located on the mainland, along the northern shore of the Nordfjorden. The village is located about 15 kilometres east of the urban areas of Måloy–Dek ...

                                               

Bulandet

Bulandet is an archipelago in the sea off the mainland coast of Western Norway. The island group is part of Askvoll Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. It sits about 20 kilometres west of the mainland coast of Askvoll. The islands of Værland ...

                                               

Bygstad

Bygstad is a village in Sunnfjord Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. The village is located on the northern shore of the Dalsfjorden, about 2 kilometres northwest of the innermost part of the fjord. The municipal center, Sande, is about 10 ...

                                               

Byrkjelo

Byrkjelo is a village in the municipality of Gloppen in Vestland county, Norway. It is located about halfway between the villages of Sandane and Skei along the European route E39 highway. The village of Re lies about 5 kilometres to the west and ...

                                               

Byrknes

Byrknes is a fishing village in Gulen Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. It is located on the western shore of the island of Byrknesoyna. It is about 16 kilometres southwest of the municipal center of Eivindvik, about 17 kilometres west of ...

                                               

Byrknesoyna

Byrknesoyna is an island in Gulen Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. The 18-square-kilometre island lies between the Sognesjoen and the Fensfjorden, just west of the island of Mjomna. It is located about 13 kilometres straight southwest of ...

                                               

Dale, Sogn og Fjordane

Dale or Dale i Sunnfjord is the administrative centre of the municipality of Fjaler in Vestland county, Norway. The village is located at the mouth of the river Vassdalselva on the southern shore of the Dalsfjorden in the northern part of Fjaler, ...

                                               

Dalsfjorden (Sunnfjord)

Dalsfjorden is a fjord in Vestland county, Norway. It is located in the municipalities of Askvoll, Fjaler, and Sunnfjord. It is one of the two main fjords that comprise the Sunnfjord region of the county. The fjord is about 40 kilometres long and ...

                                               

Dalsoyra

Dalsoyra is a village in the municipality of Gulen in Vestland county, Norway. The village is located on the western coast of the mainland, along the Eidsfjorden, an arm of the Gulafjorden, about 6 kilometres southeast of the municipal center of ...

                                               

Davik (village)

Davik is a village in Bremanger Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. The village is located on the southern shore of the Nordfjorden, about 11 kilometres west of the village of Isane and about 13 kilometres east of the village of Rugsund. The ...

                                               

Degnepoll

Degnepoll or Deknepollen is a neighborhood in Kinn Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. Deknepollen is located on the mainland and it is an eastern suburb of the town of Måloy, which it is connected to by a 1.224-metre long Måloy Bridge. It i ...

                                               

Degnepollvatnet

Degnepollvatnet or Deknepollvatnet is a 0.0697-square-kilometre lake in Kinn Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. The lake is situated on the mainland between the small villages of Degnepoll and Tennebo, just 2.5 kilometres east of the town o ...

                                               

Dingevatn

Dingevatn or Dingevatnet is the 18th deepest lake in Norway, reaching a maximum depth of 220 metres. It is located in the municipality of Gulen in Vestland county. The 2.84-square-kilometre lake is located just east of the village of Dingja, abou ...

                                               

Dingja

Dingja is a small village in the municipality of Gulen in Vestland county in Western Norway. The village is located along the Sognesjoen, near the mouth of the Sognefjorden, about 5 kilometres north of the municipal center of Eivindvik. The lake ...

                                               

Egge, Sogn og Fjordane

Egge is a village in the municipality of Gloppen in Sogn og Fjordane county, Norway. It is located along the European route E39 highway, about 5 kilometres south of the village of Byrkjelo, and about 7 kilometres west of Jostedalsbreen National P ...

                                               

Eikefjord (village)

Eikefjord is a village in Kinn Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. The village is located at the end of the Eikefjorden along the Norwegian National Road 5 highway. The town of Floro lies about 30 kilometres to the west and the village of Na ...

                                               

Eimhjellen

Eimhjellen is a village in Gloppen Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. It is located in the Hyen area about 17 kilometres south of Straume. The village lies on the eastern shore of the large lake Eimhjellevatnet. The villages of Hjorteset an ...

                                               

Eimhjellevatnet

Eimhjellevatnet or Emhjellevatnet is a lake in Hyen area of Gloppen Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. The 11.39-square-kilometre lake is located in the western part of the municipality near the border with Kinn Municipality. The villages o ...

                                               

Eldrevatnet

Eldrevatnet or Eldrevatn is a lake in the municipality of Lærdal in Vestland county, Norway. The 3.48-square-kilometre lake lies at an elevation of 1.116 metres above sea level. It is located about 15 kilometres southeast of the village of Borgun ...

                                               

Endestadvatnet

Endestadvatnet is a lake in the municipality of Kinn in Vestland county, Norway. The lake is located about 8 kilometres east of the village of Eikefjord and 5 kilometres west of the lake Emhjellevatnet in neighboring Gloppen municipality.

                                               

Ervik, Sogn og Fjordane

Ervik is a village in Stad Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. The village is located on the northwestern tip of the Stadlandet peninsula, about 30 kilometres northwest of the village of Selje, and about 12 kilometres northwest of the villag ...

                                               

Esefjord

Esefjorden is a fjord arm on the north side of the Sognefjord in the municipality of Sogndal in Vestland county, Norway. The fjord is about 4 kilometres long and its mouth is just west of the mouth of the larger Fjærlandsfjord. The village of Bal ...

                                               

Espedal

Espedal is a valley and hamlet in the municipality of Fjaler in Vestland county, Norway. It is located about 12 kilometres southwest of the municipal center of Dale, and about 8 kilometres southwest of the village of Flekke. The area is owned by ...

                                               

Falketind

Falketind is a mountain in Årdal Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. It is located in the Jotunheimen mountain range inside the Utladalen Landscape Protection Area. The mountain is 7 kilometres east of the old mountain farm, Vettismorki, and ...

                                               

Fannaråki

Fannaråki is a mountain in the municipality of Luster in Vestland county, Norway. The 2.068-metre tall mountain is located in the Jotunheimen National Park, just south of the lake Prestesteinsvatnet and the Sognefjellsvegen road. This mountain is ...

                                               

Fannaråkbreen

Fannaråkbreen is a glacier in the municipality of Luster in Vestland county, Norway. It covers an area of about 6.2-square-kilometre, and consists of three parts. The glacier covers the eastern and northern sides of the mountain of Fannaråki, and ...

                                               

Fanoya

Fanoya is an island in Kinn Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. The island lies about 10 kilometres northwest of the town of Floro in a large group of inhabited islands, referred to as the Batalden islands. Fanoya, the most populous island i ...

                                               

Fardalen

Fardalen is a valley stretching northwest from the village of Ovre Årdal in Årdal Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. The valley branches off of the main Utladalen valley. The road with the highest elevation in Norway has its path through th ...

                                               

Feios

Feios is a village in Vik Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. The village is located on the southern shore of the Sognefjorden, about 8 kilometres southeast of the village of Vangsnes and about 17 kilometres northwest of the village of Fresv ...

                                               

Firda Upper Secondary School

Firda Upper Secondary School is a school located in the town of Sandane in the municipality of Gloppen in Sogn og Fjordane county, Norway. The highway E39 passes just north of the school. The school features in the NRK series Lovleg. In 1927, Kaa ...

                                               

Flåmsdalen

Flåmsdalen is a valley in Aurland Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. It is 18 kilometers long and runs from Myrdal to the village of Flåm, dropping 860 meters over the course of its run. The river Flåmselvi runs through the valley, as does ...

                                               

Flatraket

Flatraket is a small village in Stad Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. The village is located about 16 kilometres northeast of the town of Måloy, about 4 kilometres northwest of the village of Håvik, and about 30 kilometres southwest of th ...

                                               

Flekke

Flekke is a village in the municipality of Fjaler in Vestland, Norway. Flekke is located about 6.5 kilometres 4.0 mi south of the municipal center of Dale. The village is situated at the end of the Flekkefjorden, an arm of the Dalsfjorden. The vi ...

                                               

Flo, Norway

Flo is a small village in the municipality of Stryn in Vestland county, Norway. It is located on the northern shore of the lake Oppstrynsvatn, about 18 kilometres east of the municipal center of Stryn. Directly south across the lake is the Josted ...

                                               

Forde Fjord

Forde Fjord is a fjord in Vestland county, Norway. It is the longest of all the fjords in the traditional district of Sunnfjord. Fordefjorden passes through the municipalities of Sunnfjord, Askvoll, and Kinn. The fjord begins at the town of Forde ...

                                               

Fortun (village)

Fortun is a village in Luster Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. The village is located in the Fortundalen valley, just east of Skjolden, at the innermost part of the Lustrafjorden. The Sognefjellsvegen road passes through the village. Fort ...

                                               

Fresvik

Fresvik is a village in the municipality of Vik in Vestland county, Norway. It is located on the southern shore of the Sognefjorden, just west of where the Aurlandsfjorden joins the Sognefjorden. Fresvik sits about 13 kilometres south of Leikange ...

                                               

Fresvikbreen

Fresvikbreen is a glacier on the south side of the Sognefjord in the municipality of Vik in Vestland, county, Norway. It lies between the Seljedal valley in the west, and the Storedal valley in the east. It is 9 kilometres southwest of the villag ...

                                               

Fronningen

Fronningen is a village in Lærdal Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. It is located in the far northwestern corner of the municipality, east of where the Aurlandsfjorden empties into the main Sognefjorden. Prior to 1992, this area was a part ...

                                               

Froya, Sogn og Fjordane

Froya is an island in the western part of Bremanger Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. The 15-square-kilometre island is located just to the southwest of the big island of Bremangerlandet and its highest point is Fanneskarvarden at an eleva ...

                                               

Froysjoen

Froysjoen is a fjord in Bremanger Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. The fjord is about 25 kilometres long and between 2 to 4 kilometres wide. The fjord runs on a northeast-southwest axis between the mainland of Norway and the islands of Br ...

                                               

Gaularfjellet

Gaularfjellet is a mountain area in central Vestland county, Norway. The mountains for the borders between the municipalities of Sunnfjord and Sogndal. Norwegian County Road 13 crosses the mountains through a pass that follows the river Gaula.

                                               

Gaupne

Gaupne is the administrative center of the municipality of Luster in Vestland county, Norway. The village is located along the Gaupnefjorden, an arm of the Lustrafjorden, about 10 kilometres north of the village of Hafslo. The village of Veitastr ...

                                               

Gjegnalundsbreen

The Gjegnalundsbreen glacier is located in Vestland county, Norway. The 13-square-kilometre glacier sits on the borders of the municipalities of Bremanger and Gloppen. The glacier sits on the eastern side of the 1.670-metre tall mountain Blånibba ...

                                               

Grodås

Grodås is a village in Volda Municipality in More og Romsdal county, Norway. The village is located along the river Horndola on the eastern end of the lake Hornindalsvatnet, about 13 kilometres southwest of the mountain Hornindalsrokken. The vill ...

                                               

Grov, Sogn og Fjordane

Grov is a small village in the municipality of Kinn in Vestland county, Norway. Grov lies along the Eikefjorden at the junction of the highways Rv.5 and Fv.614, just a couple kilometres south of the Norddalsfjord Bridge. Grov is about 10 kilometr ...

                                               

Grovabreen

The Grovabreen glacier is located in Vestland county, Norway. It covers an area of about 20 square kilometres in Sunnfjord Municipality in the Sunnfjord region. The highest point on the glacier sits at an elevation of 1.636 metres above sea level ...

                                               

Guddal

Guddal is a village in Fjaler Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. The village is located about 20 kilometres southeast of the village of Flekke, in the Guddalen valley. The village of Vadheim lies about 25 kilometres to the southeast of Gudd ...

                                               

Gudvangen

Gudvangen is a village in Aurland Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. It is a popular tourist destination and is located at the end of the Næroyfjord where the Næroydalselvi river empties into the fjord. The European route E16 highway passes ...