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Foten beach

Foten is one of the best sand beaches in Fredrikstad and has the environmental certification Blue Flag. Foten is used all year, but is especially popular on sunny summer days.

Foten is one of the best sand beaches in Fredrikstad with facilities for both children and youth, a beach volleyball court and swimming pier. For hikers there are great trails in the area, and Foten is also a popular place for climbers to visit. The new service building offers refreshments and snacks. The building is open during school summer holidays from 09:00 to 21:00.

Foten is facilitated for disabled people, with parling, wheelchair accessible toilets and a covered way to a separate bathing ramp for the disabled.

Foten beach has the environmental certification Blue Flag, an international environmental certification of beaches and marinas. The certification scheme has strict criteria dealing with water quality, environmental education and information, environmental management, safety and other services.


There is free parking for up to 12 hours at Foten. Put the time of arrival clearly visible in the windshield of your car.

Source: Visit Fredrikstad & Hvaler


Foten beach

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