However, from looking at formerly Norgesglasset , it tumbled on a watercourse that went right through the hamlet of Ædna. At the head of the valley, you can spy the vast crevasses in the ice and hear the glacier groan and creak as it imperceptibly moves. In year 2012 a extension was built, the 10,4 km long Jondal Tunnel. Experience wild and beautiful nature with a view to , , and Skjeggedal. As of 2003 it is considered a part of the Greater Odda area.
Nyt sola i dag, i helgen kommer det mildvÃ¦r og mye regn til. Get more out of Odda map Add placemark to Odda No placemark has been added to this place yet. The trip takes approximately 3 hrs return. As of January 1, 2006 there is a population of 328 people. Click on Hordaland and you can see a small map of Hordaland showing the 'kommune' municipalities of this 'fylke'.
During the 1960s, there were many municipal mergers across Norway due to the work of the. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. The Hardangervidda, a mountain plateau, rises to 6,153 feet 1,875 meters in the Hardangerjøkel mountain. We know of 8 airports near Buer, of which two are larger airports. In 1918 this plant was the biggest in the world. Norway road trip 2013 part 3 Published: June 23, 2013 Length: 16:26 min Rating: 0 of 5 Author: milnovsag See the beautiful waterfalls at Route 13 in Odda, see 2 mins 40 secs- 5 mins.
The dam was built in granite. Tyssedal is a typical monotown, depending upon the energy received from the hydropower station. There are also many large lakes such as , , , , , , and parts of. The glacier drains partly to Maurangerfjord to the west, and partly to Sørfjorden to the east. Geography of Hordaland, Glaciers of Norway, Odda Nordre Folgefonna Nordre Folgefonna Northern Folgefonna is one of the largest glaciers in mainland Norway. The present Odda municipality is centred on a modern town which grew up around smelters built at the head of the branch of the in the mid-twentieth century, drawing migrants from different parts of Norway.
The Mågelibanen is part of an industrial landscape connected to the listed hydroelectric power station in Tyssedal and the industry in Odda. A history of Ullensvang clerical district which includes Ullensvang, Odda, and Kinsarvik in Hordaland county and a genealogy of the people and their farms. In 1927, , working at , invented a process to produce three-component,. The reservation system is secure and your personal information and credit card is encrypted. The farm has never been hit by any disease, and the fish has not been vaccinated or medicated. Its highest point is 1,640 m above sea level, and its lowest point is 990 m above sea level.
You are not allowed to alter any portion of the link code or change the layout or targeting for any reason. The industrialized yet beautiful town of Odda seems like a pretty nice base to go for a bike ride along the eastern shores of Sørfjorden, which would take in Ædnafossen after about 8km This was the alternate view of Ædnafossen just past the second tunnel north of Tyssedal as we were headed north from Odda As we drove further north along the Rv13 from Ædnafossen towards Ullensvang, we saw this gorgeous waterfall called Skrikjofossen on the east side of Sørfjorden As we continued to drive further north along the east side of Sørfjorden, we managed to see the extent of the scenery of the fjord itself even despite the bad weather. Unfortunately my schedule does not permit me to answer individual requests for assistance with genealogy research Copyright 1996 - 2000 This page was created 12 December 1996 Last updated on 12 October 2002. The town is the of the municipality and the largest urban area in the whole district. The plant was the largest in the world and remained operational till 2003 shortly after the plant was sold to The Norwegian government tried to get the site recognized together with other industrial plants as a.
The museum shows the history and special architecture of Odda and Tyssedal through photo collections, permanent exhibition, multimedia programme and sightseeing in workers' dwellinge, historic power station. The visibility is going to be around 8 km i. As of January 1, 2006 there is a population of 328 people. Ringedalsdammen is 521 meters long and 33 meters high. Folgefonna is a collective term for three glaciers in the park, of which the southern one is Norway's third largest glacier. It is always colder in the mountains than down by the fjord.
The lake is the main reservoir for a hydropower production in Tyssedal, that provides electricity for the power intensive industry in Odda. Or try something even more unusual - watersliding down a river gorge in a wet suit, helmet and lifejacket. From February you can join guided snowshoe hikes with. The production and the subsequent production of was started in 1908 after the was built in nearby. Norwegian Hydropower and Industrial Museum is a vital and untraditional museum that keeps the dramatic history of waterfalls, international tourism, workers culture, the art of engineering, international capital and not at least how the electricity changed Norway.
Thank you for all links! Pick-up service from the major providers of accommodation in Odda. The was built in the years 1200—1250 in the present-day village of. The visibility is going to be around 3 km i. If your ancestors are from Voss, make sure you check out his page about emigration from Voss to America! Odda hotels map is available on the target page linked above. This process is now known as the Odda process. The normal road from Vasstun to Hjøllo is frequently also in use for walks. Wind Temperature last 30 days 0.
Impressing is the powerplant Tysso 1906 - 18 with power station, penstock distribution reservoir and keeper´s house. Copyright © Norwegian Meteorological Institute and Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation 2007 - 2019. Microfilmed images are available at the Family History Library and online at Digitalarkivet as. Choose Odda car hire supplier according to your preferences. Waterfalls of Norway, Odda Skare Skare or Skarde is a village in the municipality of Odda, Norway.