World of Waterfalls Blog
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Most recent blog posts (reverse chronological order):
The Eikesdal Valley Waterfalls and the Aursjovegen Waterfalls
The Eikesdalen, Aursjøvegen, and Litldalen Waterfalls draped these steep glaciated valleys along a memorable drive linking the two valleys in Møre og Romsdal.
Strandfossen was a tall waterfall that we noticed during our excursion into Eikesdalen Valley to see Mardalsfossen. It was a conspicuous presence as it was facing the Eresfjord at the mouth…
Naustafossen (Nauståfossen) is a prominent 110m waterfall in the remote Trollheimen Mountains behind the hamlet of Kårvatn in Møre og Romsdal County, Norway.
Vinnufossen and the Sunndal Waterfalls
Vinnufossen is an 865m waterfall in Sunndal Valley just east of Sunndalsøra making it one of the highest waterfalls in Norway, and it’s a roadside waterfall.
“Unfamiliar Territories” (Central to Northern Norway – July 2, 2005 to July 5, 2005)
As I was taking the best photos that I could of Muldalsfossen (foliage in the way and all), I realized that something kept touching my behind – and it was breathing…
Muldalsfossen is an elusive 180-200m waterfall that hides itself to all but those willing to do the strenuous up-and-down hike to its overlook by Tafjorden.
Stigfossen and Tverrdalsfossen (Trollstigen)
Stigfossen and Tverrdalsfossen are the pair of waterfalls framing the serpentine road known as Trollstigen (the troll ladder) in Møre og Romsdal, Norway.
Dontefossen, Gravdefossen, Brurasloret, and “Skogagrovafossen”
Donetfossen (or Døntefossen), Skogagrovafossen, Brurasloret, and Gravdefossen are the prominent waterfalls in the Romsdal Valley – Norway’s Yosemite Valley.
Vermafossen is a 381m cascading waterfall with a pitchfork shape when flowing well, making it one of our favorite waterfalls in Norway’s Romsdal Valley.
Slettafossen is a powerful cascade dropping 24m in cumulative height on the Rauma River as it ran in Norway’s famed Romsdal Valley in Møre og Romsdal County.
The Romsdal Valley Waterfalls
The Romsdalen Waterfalls page is where I’m clumping the various roadside or nearly roadside waterfalls that we saw in the famed Romsdal Valley of Norway.
The Seven Sisters and the Geirangerfjorden Waterfalls
The Seven Sisters Waterfall are the signature attractions of the famous waterfall-laced UNESCO World Heritage Geirangerfjord in Møre og Romsdal County, Norway.
Veslulfossen (Vesleulfossen) is Rondane National Park’s tallest waterfall at 180m from the famed Peer Gynt Trail in the plateaus of Oppland County, Norway.
Kvanndalsfossen is a tumbling 70m snowmelt waterfall beneath the road to Geiranger eventually snaking by a campground in Møre og Romsdal County, Norway.
Storseterfossen, Grinddalsfossen, and Geirangerfossen
Storseterfossen (Storsæterfossen), Grinddalsfossen, and Geirangerfossen are the prominent waterfalls both in and behind the famous town of Geiranger, Norway.
Storulfossen (also called Bruresløret) is a year-round 20m waterfall in the open wild reindeer lands of Rondane National Park of Oppland County, Norway
Pollfoss and the Waterfalls along the Otta River
The Waterfalls along the Otta River was really my attempt at trying to devote a page to the many waterfalls we saw as we drove the Rv15 along the Otta River towards the town of Otta in Oppland…
Ramnefjellsfossen is one of the tallest waterfalls in Norway said to be 500-800m, but it had a tragic history due to rockfalls-induced tsunamis in Lovatnet.
Hoysteinfossen, Huldrefossen, and the Bodalen Waterfalls
Hoysteinfossen (Høysteinfossen; “HUHY-styen-foss-un”; meaning High Stone Falls) and the Bodalen Waterfalls (Bødalen) were my waterfalling excuses to talk about a little detour that Julie and I took…
Volefossen and the Oldedalen Waterfalls
Volefossen is a prominent 355m waterfall at the head of Oldedalen, which is a valley featuring numerous other glacier-fed waterfalls in Vestland County, Norway.