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Råde


Råde in Norway Råde municipality coat of arms

Population:
7,206

Areal:
118,6 km2


Råde Local Directory


Accommodation, Businesses and more pictures from Råde

Råde muncipality has approximately 6.900 inhabitants and covers a area of 118,6 km2. Farming and forestry have always been important for settling and employment in Råde. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Karlshus. The neighbouring municipalities are Rygge, Våler, Sarpsborg, and Fredrikstad. There are four major villages in the municipality is Karlshus, Saltnes, Missingmyr and Slangsvold.

SALTNES

Saltnes is located by Krogstadfjorden, an arm of the Oslofjord and a small part of Saltnes is located in Fredrikstad. Saltnes has in the last ten years become more and more popular to stay in. The most popular swimming beach is at Saltholmen, which has many visible signs of the Ice Age.

SWIMMING

The most popular swimming beach is at Saltholmen, which has many visible signs of the Ice Age.

FISHING

Lake Vansjø unites the municipalities of Moss, Rygge, Råde, Våler and Vestby. With its countless coves, sounds, bends and islands, Lake Vansjø is a rare gem. The lake´s close proximity to urban areas makes it perfect for recreational activities like swimming, fishing, walking, paddling or camping out. Enjoy a day on the fjord with the gentle wash of the waves, the insistent cry of a seagull and the leisurely pace of a boat. Treat your family to an outing with activities like fishing, playing, cycling and a picnic under the open sky.

GOLF

Golfclubs in Østfold County.