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Salangsverket

Salangsverket is a village and industrial site in Salangen Municipality in Troms, Norway. It was founded to support mining operations in the early 1900s, and is located at the northern shore of the Salangen fjord, about 6 kilometres northwest of ...

                                               

Sama (Harstad)

Sama is part of the town of Harstad within Harstad Municipality in Troms county, Norway. It is located just northwest of the city center. To the north is the Samaåsen hill, to the south is the Harstadåsen hill, to the southwest is the Blåbærhauge ...

                                               

Sandsoya, Troms

Sandsoya or Sandsoy is an island in Harstad Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. The 10.8-square-kilometre island lies east of the island of Grytoya and southeast of the island of Bjarkoya. The highest point on the island is the 212- ...

                                               

Sekkemo

Sekkemo is a village in Kvænangen Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. The village is located along the shore of the Kvænangen fjord, about 12 kilometres southwest of the municipal centre of Burfjord. European route E6 runs through t ...

                                               

Seljeskog

Seljeskog is a village in Salangen Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. It is located north of the village of Sjovegan and northeast of the village of Skårvika. It has a sports team, Seljeskog IL. Canadian ski jumper Nels Nelsen was ...

                                               

Seljestad, Troms

Seljestad is part of the town of Harstad within Harstad Municipality in Troms county, Norway. It is located to the south of the city center and north of the neighborhoods of Harstadbotn and Gronnebakkan. The primary and secondary schools Seljesta ...

                                               

Sjursnes

Sjursnes is a village in Tromso Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. The village is located along the Ullsfjorden, about 30 kilometres southeast of the city of Tromso. The village was the administrative centre of the old municipality ...

                                               

Skipsfjorden, Karlsoy

Skipsfjorden or Skipfjorden is a fjord or bay in Karlsoy Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. The 6-kilometre long fjord cuts into the island of Vanna and it flows out into the Fugloyfjorden to the north. The mouth of the fjord stret ...

                                               

Skipsfjorden, Torsken

Skipsfjorden is a branch of the Torskenfjorden in Senja Municipality on the western coast of the large island of Senja in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. The mouth of the fjord lies between Selneset on the west and Galgeneset on the east. The f ...

                                               

Skjervoya

Skjervoya or Skierva is an island in Skjervoy Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. The 11.7-square-kilometre island lies to the east of the island of Kågen and south of the island of Laukoya. The Kvænangen fjord lies to the east of t ...

                                               

Skjold, Troms

Skjold is a village in Målselv Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. Skjold is located 30 km east of the village of Andselv at the confluence of the Målselva and Fjellfroselva rivers. The village of Holmen lies just east of Skjold. Th ...

                                               

Skoelva

Skoelva or Skoelv is the second largest village in Sorreisa Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. The village is located along the Reisafjorden, about 5 kilometres west of the municipal centre of Sorreisa. The village is located along ...

                                               

Skorpa, Troms

Skorpa or Skarfu is an uninhabited island in Kvænangen Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. The 8.26-square-kilometre island is located in the middle of the Kvænangen fjord, south of the island of Spildra. The last permanent resident ...

                                               

Skrollsvika

Skrolsvik or Skrollsvika is a village on the southwestern tip of the island of Senja in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. The village is located in Senja Municipality, west of the villages of Å and Stonglandseidet. This village has an important f ...

                                               

Solbergfjorden

Solbergfjorden is a fjord on the southeastern side of the large island of Senja in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. It lies in the municipalities of Dyroy, Sorreisa, and Senja. The 27-kilometre long strait flows into the Vågsfjorden to the south ...

                                               

Sommaroy Bridge

Sommaroy Bridge is a cantilever bridge connecting the islands of Kvaloya and Sommaroy in the Hillesoy area of Tromso Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. The prestressed concrete bridge is 522 metres long and the longest span on the ...

                                               

Sorreisa (village)

Sorreisa or Orjjes-Raisa is the administrative centre of Sorreisa Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. The village is located at the eastern end of the Reisafjorden, an arm off of the main Solbergfjorden, and north of the lake Reisva ...

                                               

Sorrollnes

Sorrollnes or Orjjes-Rallegeahci is a village in Ibestad Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. It is located on the western tip of the island of Rolla. There has been regular ferry service from Sorrollnes to the town of Harstad since ...

                                               

Spildra

Spildra or Spitta is an island in Kvænangen Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. The 21.4-square-kilometre island lies in the middle of the Kvænangen fjord, about 5 kilometres north of the island of Skorpa. The island has a populatio ...

                                               

Stangnes

Stangnes is part of the town of Harstad within Harstad Municipality in Troms county, Norway. It is located on a small peninsula southeast of the city center, on the south and east sides of the Gansåsen hill. The neighborhood is bordered by the ne ...

                                               

Store Lenangstind

Store Lenangstind or Store Lenangstinden is a mountain in Lyngen Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. It is within the Lyngen Alps mountain range and has the fourth-highest primary factor in Norway. It is located about 15.5 kilometre ...

                                               

Sultindvik

Sultindvik is a village in the far east part of Senja Municipality, in Troms og Finnmark county in northern Norway. The village lies on the west side of Målselvfjorden, under the mountains of Sultinden and Vassbruna. Sultindvik has a road link vi ...

                                               

Torsken (village)

Torsken is a village in Senja Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. It is located along the Torskenfjorden on the southwestern part of the island of Senja. The Skipsfjorden branches off the main fjord just east of the village. The his ...

                                               

Torsvåg Lighthouse

Torsvåg Lighthouse is a coastal lighthouse located in Karlsoy Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. The lighthouse is in the village of Torsvåg on a small island connected to the main island of Vannoya by a short causeway.

                                               

Tovik

Tovik is a village in Tjeldsund Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. The village is located on the mainland at the entrance of the two fjords; Astafjorden and Vågsfjorden, and at a distance of about 35 kilometres from Harstad/Narvik ...

                                               

Tranoya (Tranoy)

Tranoya is an island in Senja Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. It is located in the Solbergfjorden, about 1 kilometre south of the large island of Senja. The 1.18-square-kilometre island is almost totally uninhabited. There is on ...

                                               

Tromsoysundet

Tromsoysundet or Romssanuorri is a strait located in Tromso Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. The 11-kilometre long strait separates the island of Tromsoya from the mainland east of the island. The strait is crossed by the Tromsoy ...

                                               

Ullsfjorden

Ullsfjorden or Moskavuotna is a fjord in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. The fjord runs through the municipalities of Tromso, Karlsoy, and Lyngen. The 75-kilometre fjord flows from the village of Sjovassbotn northwards along the west side of th ...

                                               

Vannvåg

Vannvåg is a village in Karlsoy Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. The village is located along the Ullsfjorden on the southeastern shore of the island of Vanna. The Vannvåg School is the primary school for the eastern part of Vann ...

                                               

Vorteroya

Vorteroya is an island located in Skjervoy Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. Vorteroya is located along the Lyngen fjord to the east of Kågen island and to the north of Uloya island. There are about 10 residents on the island who ...

                                               

Å, Åfjord

Å is a village in the municipality of Åfjord in Trondelag county, Norway. The village is also called Årnes or Å i Åfjord or just Åfjord. It is the administrative center of the municipality. The village is located at the end of the Åfjorden, about ...

                                               

Å, Meldal

Å or Å Sentrum is a village in the municipality of Orkland in Trondelag county, Norway. It lies along the Orkla River, about 2 kilometres north of the border with the municipality of Rennebu. Å, has the postal address 7335 Jerpstad, to distinguis ...

                                               

Åfjorden

The Åfjorden is a fjord in Trondelag county, Norway. The 15-kilometre long fjord lies inside the municipality of Åfjord. The municipal center of Åfjord, Årnes, lies at the head of the fjord. The Åfjorden flows into the Lauvoyfjorden between the v ...

                                               

Årnset

Årnset is the administrative centre of the municipality of Indre Fosen in Trondelag county, Norway. It is located on the north shore of the lake Botn about 10 kilometres south of the village of Hasselvika and about 12 kilometres north of the vill ...

                                               

Årset, Næroy

Årset is a village in Næroysund municipality in Trondelag county, Norway. The village is located along the shore of Årsetfjorden. on the southeast side of the island of Austra.

                                               

Årsetfjorden

Årsetfjorden is a smaller fjord off of the main Lekafjorden in Trondelag and Nordland counties in Norway. The fjord lies mostly in Næroysund municipality, but the far northern end of the fjord lies in Bindal municipality. The fjord gets its name ...

                                               

Åsen

Åsen is a village in Levanger municipality in Trondelag county, Norway. The village is located between the lakes Hammervatnet and Hoklingen. The European route E06 highway and the Nordlandsbanen railway line both pass through the village. The tra ...

                                               

Abelvær

Abelvær is a fishing village in Næroysund municipality in Trondelag county, Norway. The village is located on the small island of Store Kalvoy at the mouth of the Foldafjord. The village areas of Ramsta and Steine lie just to the northeast of Abe ...

                                               

Agle

Agle is a village in the municipality of Snåsa in Trondelag county, Norway. It is located along the Nordlandsbanen railway line, about 8 kilometres north of the village of Snåsa. The mountain Andorfjellet and the lake Andorsjoen lie about 15 kilo ...

                                               

Allmannberget

Allmannberget is a mountain in the municipality of Oppdal in Trondelag county, Norway. The 1.342-metre tall mountain sits about 3 kilometres southeast of the village of Oppdal, easily seen from the European route E06 highway. The easiest hiking r ...

                                               

Almåsgronningen

Almåsgronningen is a lake in the municipality of Hoylandet in Trondelag county, Norway. The 3.8-square-kilometre lake lies about 10 kilometres northwest of the village of Hoylandet, between the lakes Oyvatnet and Storgronningen.

                                               

Alstadhaug

Alstadhaug is a parish and small village in the municipality of Levanger in Trondelag county, Norway. The name, which can be traced back to prehistoric times, is derived from the farm of Alstadhaug, located next to the Alstadhaug Church. The farm ...

                                               

Andorsjoen

Andorsjoen or Aantesjaevrie is a lake in the municipality of Snåsa in Trondelag county, Norway. It lies about 25 kilometres east of the village of Snåsa. The Blåfjella–Skjækerfjella National Park borders the 4.25-square-kilometre lake to the sout ...

                                               

Ansnes

Ansnes is a village in the municipality of Hitra in Trondelag county, Norway. The village is located along the Fillfjorden on the northeastern coast of the island of Hitra. There is a bridge from Ansnes to the island of Fjellværsoya to the east. ...

                                               

Ås, Trondelag

Ås is the administrative center of the municipality of Tydal in Trondelag county, Norway. The village is located along the Nea River, about 1 kilometre southwest of the village of Ostby. Most of the residents of Tydal municipality live in or arou ...

                                               

Åsenfjorden

Åsenfjorden is a fjord in Trondelag, Norway, a branch of Trondheim Fjord extending from Strindfjorden to Fættenfjorden and Lofjorden. The fjord is located in the municipalities of Frosta, Stjordal and Levanger.

                                               

Askjem

Askjem is a village in the municipality of Indre Fosen in Trondelag county, Norway. The village is located near the southern tip of the Fosen peninsula, just west of the village of Stadsbygd. The 0.38-square-kilometre village has a population of ...

                                               

Aunegrenda

Aunegrenda is a village in the municipality of Holtålen in Trondelag county, Norway. The village is located about 7 kilometres northeast of the village of Haltdalen, and it is the location of Aunegrenda Chapel. Most of the 50 residents of the vil ...

                                               

Aunet

Aunet is a village in the municipality of Tydal in Trondelag county, Norway. The village is located along the Nea River, about 4 kilometres west of the municipal center of Ås. The village is the location of Tydal Church which was built in 1696.

                                               

Austafjord

Austafjord is a small village in the municipality of Næroysund in Trondelag county, Norway. It is located on the island of Ytter-Vikna, approximately 30 kilometres west of the municipal center, Rorvik. Austafjord sits about half-way between the n ...