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In the Trømborgfjella mountains you'll find lots and lots of opportunities for hiking as well as biking - Photo: Reiseliv Indre Østfold
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In the Trømborgfjella mountains you'll find lots and lots of opportunities for hiking as well as biking Photo: Reiseliv Indre Østfold

Key Facts about Indre Østfold

Come and enjoy the exciting district between Oslo and the Swedish border. Explore undisturbed nature, wilderness experiences, and lots of culture.

Here you can find a lot of undisturbed nature and a lot of good fishing spots. The region has played a central role in the country's history, and has impressive defence works from various periods.

One of these is Høytorp Fortress in Mysen, which is Norway's greatest inland fortress. In the region you will also find the Halden Canal, the oldest canal in Norway, with northern Europes highest system of locks. Here you'll find beautiful scenery with opportunities for quiet relaxation, and is excellent for canoing. You may also try the passenger boat "MS Strømsfoss".

Inner Østfold offers a wide range of recreational activities, including a fabulous indoor swimming complex, two golf courses, several motor sports centres, horse racing, art, galleries as well as a wide variety of culutral attractions.

There are about 56,000 people living in Indre Østfold, and Askim and Mysen are the largest towns.

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Last updated:  2014-11-06
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In the Trømborgfjella mountains you'll find lots and lots of opportunities for hiking as well as biking - Photo: Reiseliv Indre Østfold

Key Facts about Indre Østfold

Come and enjoy the exciting district between Oslo and the Swedish border. Explore undisturbed nature, wilderness experiences, and lots of culture.

Key Facts about Indre Østfold

Source: Visitnorway

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