The end result of this fanning out and reconvergence action was an impressively giant bulbous waterfall on the western wall of Sørfjorden, which we enjoyed seeing from the eastern side of the fjord. Moreover, Odda hotel map is available where all hotels in Odda are marked. Genealogy organizations in Norwegian only. The majority of the municipality's residents live in the town of Odda. Hydroelectric power stations in Norway, Buildings and structures in Hordaland Mauranger Hydroelectric Power Station The Mauranger Power Station is a hydroelectric power station located in Kvinnherad, Hordaland, Norway.
The municipality is governed by a of elected representatives, which in turn elect a. In Rabbestova you can see a collection of utility articles from the municipality. On 1 January 1964, the neighboring municipality of population: 676 was merged into Odda, bringing the total population of the new municipality to 10,163 residents. Microfilmed images are available at the Family History Library and online at Digitalarkivet as. Stones from the old church were usud in the foundation wall of the new church. This tradition of rich ornamentation appears to go back to the animal carvings of the Viking age.
At the end of the valley you can see Valldalsdammen 700 meters above sea level, height 90 metres a stone and gravel-filled dam. From the station close to the Ringedals Dam and the Vetlavatn lake, the Mågelibanen funicular ascends 430 meters up the 42 degrees steep mountain side to the top station Mågelitopp, 960 meters above sea level. The national park was opened by Queen Sonja on 14 May 2005. Among industrial enterprises in the village is Skare sawmill, Skarsmo trading and Skare Auto auto repair. However, from looking at formerly Norgesglasset , it tumbled on a watercourse that went right through the hamlet of Ædna.
Every year there are search and rescue operations for hikers in serious trouble. Tyssedal is a typical monotown, depending upon the energy received from the hydropower station. Its highest point is 1,660 m above sea level and its lowest point is 490 m above sea level. This mountain trout is from the Tunhovd stock, a wild population found in mountain lakes at Hardangervidda. The kommune communities that are included in these regions are: Haugesund, Karmøy, Tysvær, Vindafjord, Ølen, Etne, Sveio, Suldal, Sauda, Bokn, Utsira, Bømlo, Stord, Fitjar, Odda, Ullensvang, Eidfjord are organizations for Norwegian-Americans whose ancestors came from these areas in Hordaland.
The county covers an area of 6,030 square miles 15,600 square kilometers , and is made up of five regions: Hardanger, which stretches from the coast up into the mountain area called Hardangervidda; Voss, which is an inland farming region; and the three coastal regions: Sunnhordland, Midthordland and Nordhordland. Open for groups throughout the year. Microfilmed images are available at the Family History Library and online at Digitalarkivet as. The highway runs east—west through Odda municipality, cutting through many mountains in the , , , and. We have put together also a carefully selected list of recommended hotels in Odda, only hotels with the highest level of guest satisfaction are included.
It is a pendulum car 1 up and 1 down taking 9 persons. There are several options how to link to our maps — including no elsewhere to find free google maps gazetteer search, ready to use on your website. Tyssedal, can boast a mountain trout breeding farm - located in a hall inside the mountain. When you find a deal you want, we provide link to the airline or travel agent to make your booking directly with them. The funicular was later used for supervision and maintenance of mountain installations. The landscape in the area provides compelling contrasts and the cultural history is fascinating. Near the building site at Skare.
In Odda surroundings have two and , Trolltunga above Ringedalsvatnet lake, with the deepest snow in Europe, an unique , Buerbreen glacier an arm of the majestic , Skjeggedal, Sandvinvatnet lake and the historical industry town Tyssedal. Julie and I also noticed what appeared to be a paved bike path that ran alongside the Rv13 on the eastern side of the fjord. The tunnel opened in 2001 and is Norway's third longest road tunnel. Other villages in the municipality include , , , , , , and. Glaciers of Norway, Geography of Hordaland Espelandsfossen Odda The Espelandsfossen is one of two waterfalls in Norway that shares the same name.
Miscellaneous Hordaland web sites is the on-line gateway to information, news and happenings of cultural significance in the County of Hordaland. The total height is 165 meters. In Tyssedal you can see the fantastic by the fjord and its stunning surroundings. Experienced guides offer guided trips over the glacier. For catering establishments, good access and supply is important. Tyssedal Tyssedal is a village in Odda municipality in Norway with about 700 inhabitants and is situated 6 km north of Odda center.