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List of Norwegian national parks with date of establishment and area. Yosemite National Park in the United States. ...

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National parks in and around the Norwegian mainland

National Park County Size km² Established National Park Information Centre Outdoor recreational facilities provided
Blåfjella-Skjækerfjella Nord-Trøndelag, 1924 2004 No No
Børgefjell National Park Nord-Trøndelag, Nordland 1447 1963 No No
Dovre National Park Oppland 289 2003 No Marked trails


Staffed tourist service cabin Jump to: navigation, search BlÃ¥fjella-Skjækerfjella is a national park in the county of Nord-Trøndelag in Norway. ... County NO-17 Region Trøndelag Administrative centre Steinkjer County mayor Inger Lise Gjørv Area  - Total  - Percentage Ranked 6 22,412 km² 6. ... Jump to: navigation, search Børgefjell National Park is an inaccessible and undeveloped national park in Norway, straddling the border between Nord-Trøndelag and Nordland, with a border to Sweden. ... County NO-17 Region Trøndelag Administrative centre Steinkjer County mayor Inger Lise Gjørv Area  - Total  - Percentage Ranked 6 22,412 km² 6. ... Nordland is a county in Norway, bordering Troms and Nord-Trøndelag. ... Dovre National Park is a national park in Hedmark and Oppland, Norway, that was established in 2003. ... Oppland is a county in Norway, bordering Sør-Trøndelag, Møre og Romsdal, Sogn og Fjordane, Buskerud, Akershus, Oslo and Hedmark. ...

Dovrefjell-Sunndalsfjella National Park¹ Oppland, Sør-Trøndelag 1693 2002 iNasjonalparker Dombås, Folldal, Sunndal, Kvikne, Oppdal Marked trails


Self-service cabins Overview Dovrefjell in late fall Dovre-Sunndalsfjella National Park was founded in 2002 to replace Dovrefjell National Park, founded 1974. ... Oppland is a county in Norway, bordering Sør-Trøndelag, Møre og Romsdal, Sogn og Fjordane, Buskerud, Akershus, Oslo and Hedmark. ... Sør-Trøndelag is a county in the area Trøndelag in Norway, bordering Nord-Trøndelag, Møre og Romsdal, Oppland and Hedmark. ... The village of DombÃ¥s lies in the Dovre municipality and serves as an administrative center in the upper Gudbrandsdalen, Norway. ... The municipality Folldal in the county of Hedmark, Norway, has 1,753 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ... Sunndal is a municipality in the county of Møre og Romsdal, Norway. ... View of Vangslia in Oppdal, with the main church, known locally as Marit Vang County Sør-Trøndelag Landscape Dovre region Municipality NO-1634 Administrative centre Aune Mayor (2004) Ola Røtvei (Ap) Official language form Neutral Area  - Total  - Land  - Percentage Ranked 21 2,274 km² 2,202 km² 0. ...

Femundsmarka National Park Hedmark, Sør-Trøndelag 390 1971 No Marked trails


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Jump to: navigation, search Femundsmarka National Park is a national park in Norway. ... Hedmark is a county in Norway, bordering Sør-Trøndelag, Oppland and Akershus. ... Sør-Trøndelag is a county in the area Trøndelag in Norway, bordering Nord-Trøndelag, Møre og Romsdal, Oppland and Hedmark. ...

Forollhogna National Park Sør-Trøndelag, Hedmark 1062 2001 No No
Gutulia National Park Hedmark 19 1968 No Marked trails
Hardangervidda National Park Buskerud, Hordaland, Telemark 3422 1981 Hardangervidda Natursenter in Eidfjord Marked trails


Cabins, both full service and self-service Jump to: navigation, search Forollhogna is a national park in the counties of Sør-Trøndelag and Hedmark. ... Sør-Trøndelag is a county in the area Trøndelag in Norway, bordering Nord-Trøndelag, Møre og Romsdal, Oppland and Hedmark. ... Hedmark is a county in Norway, bordering Sør-Trøndelag, Oppland and Akershus. ... Jump to: navigation, search Gutulia National Park is the second smallest national park in Norway. ... Hedmark is a county in Norway, bordering Sør-Trøndelag, Oppland and Akershus. ... Hardangervidda is a mountain range and national park in Norway. ... Buskerud is a county in Norway, bordering Akershus, Oslo, Oppland, Sogn og Fjordane, Hordaland, Telemark, and Vestfold. ... Hordaland is a county in Norway, bordering Sogn og Fjordane, Buskerud, Telemark and Rogaland. ... Telemark is a county in Norway, bordering Vestfold, Buskerud, Hordaland, Rogaland and Aust-Agder. ... Eidfjord is a municipality in the county of Hordaland, Norway. ...

Jostedalsbreen National Park Sogn og Fjordane 1310 1991 Breheimsenteret in Jostedalen, Jostedalsbreen nasjonalparksenter in Oppstryn, Norsk Bremuseum in Fjærland Marked trails and accommodation at camp sites, guest houses and hotels in the valleys outside the park, and at cabins within the park a few hours by foot from the main roads
Jotunheimen National Park Oppland, Sogn og Fjordane 1145 1980 Norsk Fjellmuseum in Lom Marked trails


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Jostedalsbreen National Park is a national park in Norway that encompasses the largest glacier on the European mainland, Jostedalsbreen. ... County NO-14 Region Vestlandet Administrative centre Leikanger County mayor Nils R. Sandal Area  - Total  - Percentage Ranked 8 18,623 km² 5. ... Jotunheim (“Home of the Giants”) National Park has long been recognized as one of Norways premier hiking and fishing regions. ... Oppland is a county in Norway, bordering Sør-Trøndelag, Møre og Romsdal, Sogn og Fjordane, Buskerud, Akershus, Oslo and Hedmark. ... County NO-14 Region Vestlandet Administrative centre Leikanger County mayor Nils R. Sandal Area  - Total  - Percentage Ranked 8 18,623 km² 5. ... Lom is: A municipality in Norway, see Lom, Norway. ...

Møysalen National Park Nordland 51 2003 No
Ormtjernkampen National Park Oppland 9 1968 No No
Rago National Park Nordland 167 1971 No Marked trails


Self-service cabin Jump to: navigation, search Møysalen National Park is a national park in nothernNorway that preserves undisturbed costal alpine landscape. ... Nordland is a county in Norway, bordering Troms and Nord-Trøndelag. ... Jump to: navigation, search Ormtjernkampen is a national park in the county of Oppland in Norway. ... Oppland is a county in Norway, bordering Sør-Trøndelag, Møre og Romsdal, Sogn og Fjordane, Buskerud, Akershus, Oslo and Hedmark. ... Jump to: navigation, search Rago National Park is a national park in the county of Nordland in Norway. ... Nordland is a county in Norway, bordering Troms and Nord-Trøndelag. ...

Reisa National Park Troms 803 1986 No Riverboat from Bilto/Saraelv.


Marked trails, "Nordkalottruta"
Self-service cabins Jump to: navigation, search Reisa National Park is a national park in the county of Troms in Norway. ... Troms is a county in northern Norway, bordering Finnmark and Nordland. ...

Rondane National Park Hedmark, Oppland 963 1962 Nasjonalparker Otta, Dombås, Folldal Marked trails


Tourist association chalets and private cabins Rondane National Park (Norwegian: Rondane nasjonalpark) was the first national park in Norway, established on December 21, 1962. ... Hedmark is a county in Norway, bordering Sør-Trøndelag, Oppland and Akershus. ... Oppland is a county in Norway, bordering Sør-Trøndelag, Møre og Romsdal, Sogn og Fjordane, Buskerud, Akershus, Oslo and Hedmark. ... The village of Dombås lies in the Dovre municipality and serves as an administrative center in the upper Gudbrandsdalen, Norway. ... The municipality Folldal in the county of Hedmark, Norway, has 1,753 inhabitants as of January 1, 2002. ...

Saltfjellet-Svartisen National Park Nordland 2105 1989 No Marked trails


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Nordland is a county in Norway, bordering Troms and Nord-Trøndelag. ...

Stabbursdalen National Park Finnmark 98 1970 Stabbursnes naturhus og museum in Indre Billefjord Marked trails


Open cabin Finnmark (Sami Finnmárku) is a county in the extreme north of Norway, bordering Troms, Finland (Lapland), and Russia (Murmansk Oblast). ...

Øvre Anarjohka National Park Finnmark 1399 1975 No No
Øvre Anarjóhka National Park Finnmark 1390 1975 No Marked trails


Self-service cabins Finnmark (Sami Finnmárku) is a county in the extreme north of Norway, bordering Troms, Finland (Lapland), and Russia (Murmansk Oblast). ... Finnmark (Sami Finnmárku) is a county in the extreme north of Norway, bordering Troms, Finland (Lapland), and Russia (Murmansk Oblast). ...

Øvre Dividal National Park Troms 743 1971 No Marked trails


Self-service cabins Troms is a county in northern Norway, bordering Finnmark and Nordland. ...

Øvre Pasvik National Park Finnmark 119 1970 No No
Ånderdalen National Park Troms 69 1970 No No

Finnmark (Sami Finnmárku) is a county in the extreme north of Norway, bordering Troms, Finland (Lapland), and Russia (Murmansk Oblast). ... Troms is a county in northern Norway, bordering Finnmark and Nordland. ...

National parks in Svalbard

National Park Size km² Established National Park Information Centre Outdoor recreational facilities provided
Forlandet National Park 4647 total; 616 land; 4031 marine 1973 No No
Nordenskiöld Land National Park 1362 total; 1207 land; 155 marine 2003 No No
Nordre Isfjorden Land National Park 2954 total; 2050 land; 904 marine 2003 No No
Nordvest-Spitsbergen Land National Park 9914 total; 3683 land; 6231 marine 1973 No No
Sassen-Bünsow Land National Park 1230 total; 1157 land; 73 marine 2003 No No
Sør-Spitsbergen National Park 13282 total; 5025 land; 8257 marine 1973 No No

Related topics

Tourism > Tourism in Norway Norway by winter Norway is a country of impressive landscapes, and extends far north across the Arctic Circle. ... The Norwegian Mountain Touring Association (In Norwegian, Den Norske Turistforening – DNT) is a Norwegian association which maintains mountain trails and cabins in Norway. ... Location: Northern Europe, bordering the North Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, west of Sweden. ... Jump to: navigation, search The Norwegian Directorate for Nature Management is Norways national governmental body for preserving Norways natural environment, including establishing and regulating national parks and other protected areas. ...

Notes

  1. Dovrefjell-Sunndalsfjella National Park replaced former Dovrefjell National Park, established 1974, in 2002.

Overview Dovrefjell in late fall Dovre-Sunndalsfjella National Park was founded in 2002 to replace Dovrefjell National Park, founded 1974. ...

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