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Most recent blog posts (reverse chronological order):

Ovstefossen (Ovstebrufossen)

Ovstefossen (Øvstefossen or Øvstebrufossen) is a powerful cascade of melting glacier waters on the Hjelledøla near the Gamle Strynefjellsvegen in Stryn, Norway.

Krunefossen and the Kjenndalen Waterfalls

Krunefossen is a 220-480m waterfall growing with the melting Krunebreen Glacier, which is by Kjenndalsbreen Glacier at the head of Kjenndalen by Loen, Norway.

Eafossen (Hyttfossen)

Eafossen (Hyttfossen) is an 8m roadside waterfall on the Gaula River along the Route 30 during our drive to UNESCO World Heritage Røros from Trondheim, Norway.

Njupeskar

Njupeskar (Njupeskär) is a protected 93m waterfall on the Njupån in Fulufjället National Park near Särna, Sweden, which I experienced on a 4km loop hike.

Tannforsen

Tannforsen (Tännforsen) is a 38m tall 60m wide waterfall on the Åreälven between two lakes (Tännsjön and Våmviken), which we experienced near Åre, Sweden.

Ristafallet

Ristafallet is a 14m tall 50m wide on the Indals River near Åre, Sweden. I think it might have greater width because there’s a second harder-to-see segment.

Handolsforsen

Handolsforsen (Handölsforsen) is a 125m cascading waterfall running 1km on the Handölan, which has been impacted by hydroelectric developments near Åre, Sweden.

Fettjeafallet

Fettjeafallet (Fettjeåfallet) is a 70m two-tiered waterfall on the Fettjeån reached by a 4km return hike (with rough spots) near Klövsjö in Jämtland, Sweden.

Linafallet

Linafallet (or Linfallet) is a 5m waterfall in the Berg Municipality south of Östersund, Sweden, which I had mistaken for a larger one near the Finland border.

Hallingsafallet

Hallingsafallet (Hällingsåfallet) is a 43m waterfall on Lilla Hällingsån at a canyon’s start that we visited on an 800m walk near Strömsund, Jämtland, Sweden.

Revelforsen

Revelforsen is a 12m waterfall on the Tverråga with a conspicuous flume running over it, which I easily noticed while driving in Mo i Rana, Nordland, Norway.

Kobbelvfossen (Baggfossen)

Kobbelvfossen (Baggfossen) is a roadside waterfall by the Kobbelv Vertshus cafe and guesthouse along the scenic E6 near Engan, Nordland County, Norway.

Kystriksveien Waterfalls

The Kystriksveien Waterfalls were kind of my waterfalling excuse to talk about the beautiful coastal drive along the county road Fv17, which is also known as the Kystriksveien. It’s hard to convey…

Loktajohka Waterfall

Loktajohka Waterfall (Låktatjåkka Vattenfall) is a gushing mountain cascade on the Låktatjåkka Stream seen while driving the plateau of Kiruna Lapland, Sweden.

Silverfallet

Silverfallet (or ‘Silver Falls’) is a 30m waterfall on the Rakkasjokk feeding the lake in Torneträsk where across the lake is Lapporten near Björkliden, Sweden.

Skogvann Waterfall

Skogvann Waterfall is an unnamed waterfall by Skogvatnet that I happened to notice while driving the E10 between Narvik, Norway, and Björkliden, Sweden.

Skarvbergvika Waterfall and the Waterfalls on the way to Nordkapp

Skarbergvika Falls and the waterfalls on the way to Nordkapp page is where I’m dedicated such falls that I noticed on the long drive between Alta and Nordkapp.

Pikefossen

Pikefossen (Nieidagorzi in Sami) is an 8m tall 75-100m wide waterfall on Kautokeino-Alta River north of Kautokeino on the Finnmark Plateau in Northern Norway.

Alta Waterfall

The Alta Waterfall is a seemingly nameless waterfall that we kept noticing while driving between our lodge and Alta, which is the center of Finnmark, Norway.

Navitfossen and Roykfossen

Navitfossen (Navit Falls) & Røykfossen (Smoke Falls) are waterfalls on the Navitelva River dropping 15m and 30m, respectively. I hiked 2.3km total to see them.