TRAVEL ALERT! Important information about the Coronavirus situation in Norway
close
Dynamic Variation:
Offers
x

There was not an exact match for the language you toggled to. You have been redirected to the nearest matching page within this section.

Choose Language
Toggling to another language will take you to the matching page or nearest matching page within that selection.
Search & Book Sponsored Links
Search
or search all of Norway

Trøndelag Trøndelag SNÅSA

The Summer Mouintan Farm Village of Snåsa

  • +47 74401716
  •  /  km From You
Overview

Snåsa's mountain farms invite you to memorable experiences in Snåsa's mountain world!

In Snåsa, between 15-20 mountain farms are open every summer. The first farms open at the beginning of June, and the last do not close until the end of August. The cows graze on clean, fresh and herb-rich mountain grass which gives the milk and the farm products special qualities. Throughout the summer, you can experience the very special summer mountain farm life and taste genuine mountain farm products.

You have the opportunity to get close to different animals, taste good and genuine food actually produced on the farm, in addition to learning about the cultural history. Many also experience a tranquility in the mountains and on the farm that is not found in many other places.

The summer farms can be found all over Snåsa municipality, in the forest and in the mountains. Some you can drive a car to, others you have to walk a distance to. Visiting the summer farms are suitable for all age groups.

Snåsa has an active agriculture envioronment and the summer farms have been an important part of agriculture. In the 18th and 19th centuries, summer farming was very important in the summer and there may have been as many as 300 summer farms. As agriculture has developed, the number of summer farms has decreased. In 1960, summer farming was almost completely discontinued in Snåsa. But the remains of old summer farm walls and buildings are cultural-historical traces in nature that have aroused new interest in summer farming.


  • Last Updated:
  • Source: Innherred Reiseliv
Statens Kartverk, Geovekst og kommuner - Geodata AS
TripAdvisor Reviews
Traveler Reviews in partnership with TripAdvisor
Your Recently Viewed Pages