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Vik, Gaular

Vik is a village in Sunnfjord Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. The village is located on the north shore of the river Gaula, on the eastern end of the lake Viksdalsvatnet. The Norwegian County Road 13 highway runs through Vik, on its way ...

                                               

Vikoyri

Vikoyri is the administrative center of the municipality of Vik in Vestland county, Norway. The village is located at the mouth of the Vikja river on the south shore of the Sognefjorden, roughly near the midpoint of Norways longest fjord. The vil ...

                                               

Ytre Sula (Sogn og Fjordane)

Ytre Sula is an island in Solund Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. The island lies along the Sognesjoen, just west of the mouth of the large Sognefjorden. The 34.7-square-kilometre island is part of a large island group. It is the westernm ...

                                               

Åfoss

Åfoss is a village in Skien municipality, Norway. It is located near the outlet of the lake Norsjo. From 1837 Åfoss was administratively a part of Solum municipality. Solum became a part of Skien municipality on 1 January 1964.

                                               

Åmdals Verk

Åmdals Verk is a village and a former copper mine in the Tokke municipality in Telemark, Norway, located 8 km south of the municipality center of Dalen. The mines were operational between 1691 and 1945, during which 8000 tons of copper were extra ...

                                               

Åmot, Vinje

Åmot is the administrative centre of Vinje municipality, Norway. Its population is 592. The European route E134 and the Tokke river pass through the village. The rivers Tokke and Vinjeåi join at Åmot.

                                               

Åmotsdal

Åmotsdal is a valley and small village in the municipality of Seljord in Telemark, Norway. it is the site of Åmotsdal church which dates from 1792.

                                               

Arabygdi

Arabygdi is a village in Rauland in the municipality Vinje in Telemark county, Norway. It is located at the western end of the lake Totak. Arabygdi is particularly known for the folk musician Myllarguten, whose home Myllarheimen has been preserve ...

                                               

Åsgrend

Åsgrend is a small parish in the council of Kviteseid, the county of Telemark in the Kingdom of Norway. Åsgrend is also known as Heggtveit which is also the name of the lower region of the parish. As of 2017 73 people live in Åsgrend. In summerti ...

                                               

Aust-Telemark

Aust-Telemark is a traditional district in the county of Telemark in Norway. It comprises three municipalities: Hjartdal, Notodden and Tinn. The largest population centres in the region are the cities Notodden and Rjukan, of which Notodden is by ...

                                               

Austbygdi, Telemark

Tinn Austbygd is a village in the municipality of Tinn, Norway. It is located in the lower Tessungdal, by the northern end of Lake Tinn. Its population is 389.

                                               

Bandak

Bandak is a lake in the municipalities of Kviteseid and Tokke in Telemark county, Norway. The lake, which is part of the Telemark Canal route, belongs to the Skien watershed. The river Tokke flows into the lake, and the outlet is via the river St ...

                                               

Bjervamoen

Bjervamoen is part of Lunde in Nome municipality, Norway. It is located west of the municipality centre Ulefoss, and was itself the centre in the former municipality Lunde. Its population is 1.422.

                                               

Blefjell

Blefjell is a mountain area at the border between Buskerud and Telemark in Norway, and encompasses parts of the five municipalities Rollag, Flesberg, Kongsberg, Notodden and Tinn. The highest point is Bletoppen at 1342 meters above sea level. The ...

                                               

Bletoppen

Bletoppen is a mountain in Tinn, Telemark, Norway, and is the highest point in the mountain area Blefjell. From the summit there is a view to Jonsknuten and Skrimfjella in southeast, Lifjell in southwest, Gaustatoppen in west, and Hardangervidda ...

                                               

Bolkesjo

Bolkesjo is a lake, village and resort in Notodden municipality, Norway. It is located in Gransherad by Norwegian National Road 37. It is famous for the 1994 Progress Party national convention which took place at one of the hotels there.

                                               

Bostrak

Bostrak is a village in the Tordal district of Drangedal municipality, Norway. It is located near the western shore of Bjorvatnet lake. Country music singer Sputnik is from Bostrak and still owns a home here.

                                               

Botnedalen

Botnedalen is a valley in the municipality of Tokke in Telemark, Norway. It used to contain a number of mountain farms. Water from the lake Botnedalsvatn is utilised in the Byrte Hydroelectric Power Station. Botnedalen is known for the occurrence ...

                                               

Botnedalsvatn

Botnedalsvatn is a lake in the valley Botnedalen in the municipality Tokke in Telemark, Norway. The level of Botnedalsvatn is regulated with a dam, and water from the reservoir is delivered through a tunnel to the Byrte Hydroelectric Power Statio ...

                                               

Brevik Bridge

Brevik Bridge is one of two bridges that span the mouth of the Frierfjord. It connects the municipalities of Bamble and Porsgrunn in Vestfold og Telemark county. On the west side, in Bamble, lies Stathelle, while on the east side lies Brevik in P ...

                                               

Brevik, Norway

Brevik) is a town in Telemark, Norway, with an estimated population of 2.700. Brevik was established as a municipality 1 January 1838, but was merged with Porsgrunn on 1 January 1964. Brevik is regarded as one of the best preserved towns from the ...

                                               

Byrtevatn

Byrtevatn is a lake in the municipality Tokke in Telemark, Norway. The main natural influx comes from the river Byrteåi. Byrtevatn is regulated, and receives water from Botnedalsvatn through the Byrte Hydroelectric Power Station.

                                               

Dalen, Telemark

Dalen is the administrative centre of Tokke municipality, Norway. Its population is 801. Dalen is located on and around the delta where the river Tokke flows into the west end of the lake Bandak. Dalen is the westernmost endpoint of the Telemark ...

                                               

Edland

Edland is a village in the municipality of Vinje, Norway. It is located where the rivers Bora and Kjela meet. Other notable locations are Gjoysloysdalen, Urdbourdi and Urdboglupen. Edland is ruled by the great emperor Ed van Breugel Edland is als ...

                                               

Eidangerfjord

Eidangerfjord is a fjord located in Porsgrunn municipality in Telemark county, Norway. It is 6 km long, and stretches between Brevik and the island village of Sandoya. The largest island located in the fjord is Kattoya, located at the head of Eid ...

                                               

Eidsborg

Eidsborg is a village and parish in the municipality of Tokke in Telemark county, Norway. It is located at the northern side of the lake Bandak. The Eidsborg Stave Church, from the 13th century, is located in the parish, and the Vest-Telemark Mus ...

                                               

Eidselva

For other places named Eidselva, see Eidselva disambiguation Eidselva lies in Nome municipality in Telemark County, Norway. It rises in Flåvatn, and runs into Norsjo in Ulefoss. The river is part of Skiensvassdraget, and an important part of the ...

                                               

Farris

Farris is a 20 km long fresh water moraine-dammed lake near the Norwegian coastal town Larvik. The lake would have been a salt water fjord had it not been dammed by an end moraine left by the latest ice age. Farris is drinking water reservoir for ...

                                               

Flåvatn

Flåvatn is a lake in the municipalities of Nome and Kviteseid in Telemark county, Norway. The lake is the easternmost of the connected lakes Bandak, Kviteseidvatnet and Flåvatn, which are all part of the Telemark Canal. The lakes area is 20.1 km² ...

                                               

Fossum, Telemark

Fossum is a neighborhood in Skien, Telemark, Norway. Historically the neighborhood was associated with Fossum Ironworks Fossum Jernverk, the iron mines which dated from the 16th century and with Fossum Works Fossum Verk, the ironworks. Fossum Iro ...

                                               

Frednes Bridge

Frednes Bridge is a bridge located on Highway 354 in Porsgrunn municipality in Vestfold og Telemark county, Norway. The bridge crosses the Porrsgrunn River Porsgrunnselva at the mouth where the Skien River Skiensvassdraget passes out into Frierfj ...

                                               

Frierfjord

Frierfjorden is a fjord in the Grenland traditional district in the county of Telemark, Norway. It is an arm of the Langesundsfjord and well into the 1700s was also known as the Langesundsfjord. Frierfjorden stretches from the opening to Langesun ...

                                               

Fyresvatn

Fyresvatn, or Fyresvatnet, is the fifth-deepest lake in Norway with a depth of 377 metres. It is located in Fyresdal municipality, part of Telemark county. Fyresvatn belongs to the Arendal watershed, and discharges via the Fyreselv river into the ...

                                               

Gjerpen

The parish of Gjerpen was established as a municipality January 1, 1838 see formannskapsdistrikt. According to the 1835 census the municipality had a population of 4.381. Gjerpen was located east of the city of Skien. It encompassed districts suc ...

                                               

Gransherad

Gransherad is a former municipality in Telemark county, Norway, located north-west of the city Notodden. Grandsherred was created in 1859 by the merger of the parishes Hovin in Tinn and Gransherad in Hjartdal. On January 1, 1886 Hovin was separat ...

                                               

Gunneklevfjord

Gunneklevfjord is a small fjord at the head of Frierfjord in Porsgrunn municipality in Telemark county, Norway. The west side of Gunneklevfjord is defined by the peninsula of Heroya, at the mouth of Telemarksvassdraget. Heroya features a large in ...

                                               

Gvarv

Gvarv is a village in Sauherad, Telemark, Norway. Gvarv is famous for its apples, sweet cherries and sour cherries as is the whole Sauherad municipality. The Norwegian painter Erik Werenskiold painted a number of his famous rustic landscapes, suc ...

                                               

Håoya, Telemark

Håoya is an island in Langesundfjorden in Porsgrunn municipality, Norway. Its area is 2.4 km². It is known among others from summer camps arranged by Oluf Reed-Olsen.

                                               

Haukeli

Haukeli is an area located in the western end of Vinje municipality in Telemark county in Norway. Haukeligrend is a traffic hub in Haukeli where Norwegian National Road 9 and European route E134 meet. Previously it was called Haukeligrend, but in ...

                                               

Heddal

The parish of Hitterdal was established as a municipality January 1, 1838 see formannskapsdistrikt. Notodden was separated from Heddal both as a city and a municipality of its own, in 1913. Heddal was subsequently merged with Notodden January 1, ...

                                               

Herre, Norway

Herre is a village in Bamble municipality in Telemark, Norway. Herre lies on the western side of the Frierfjord, with road connections to Skien municipality and Rugdtvedt. As of January 1, 2018, the population is 1.356.

                                               

Hjuksebo

Hjuksebo is a village in Sauherad municipality, Norway. It is located between Notodden and Nordagutu, just south of Hjuksevelta. Hjuksebo used to have a train station on the Sorlandet Line. The Hjuksebo train disaster occurred between Hjuksebo an ...

                                               

Hjuksevelta

Hjuksevelta is a village in the municipality of Sauherad, Norway, located between Nordagutu and Notodden. Its population is 350.

                                               

Holla, Telemark

Holla is situated in the traditional region of Midt-Telemark. Holla parish included the churches at Holla and Helgen both in Telemark county. The parish of Holden Holla was established as a municipality January 1, 1838 see formannskapsdistrikt. T ...

                                               

Holtsås

Holtsås is a village in Sauherad municipality, Norway. It is located between Hjuksebo and Nordagutu. Holtsås used to have a train station on the Sorlandet Line. The Hjuksebo train disaster occurred between Hjuksebo and Holtsås on 15 November 1950 ...

                                               

Hovin, Telemark

Hovin is a former municipality in Telemark county, Norway. It was created on 1 January 1886 by a split from Gransherad. Gransherad, which consisted of the parishes Hovin and Gransherad, had already been formed as a border adjustment between Tinn ...

                                               

Hoydalsmo

Hoydalsmo is a village in Tokke municipality in Telemark county, Norway. It has about 300 permanent residents. Hoydalsmo is known for its skiing facilities. Hoydalsmo hosted the Norwegian cross-country skiing championships in 2002. The wrestler G ...

                                               

Kalhovdfjorden

Kalhovdfjorden is a lake belonging to the municipality of Tinn in the province of Telemark in southern Norway. Kalhovdfjorden belongs to the catchment of the river Skien. The river Mår comes out of the lake. The lake is part of the Skiensvassdrag ...

                                               

Kilsfjord, Telemark

Kilsfjord is a fjord in Kragero municipality, Telemark county, Norway. Kilsfjord is a continuation of Kragerofjorden. Kilsfjord extends west from Tåtoy, an island in the archipelago just south of Kragero. The area goes in a westerly direction and ...

                                               

Kivledalen

The first known settlement in the valley was established in the 16th century. Kivledal is mentioned in several Norse sagas and Norwegian rural legends, the best known being the legend of Kivlemoyane. According to the legend, a church stood at Nys ...