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Skiptvet


Skiptvet in Norway Skiptvet municipality coat of arms

Population:
3,731

Areal:
101,6 km2


Skiptvet Local Directory


Accommodation, Businesses and more pictures from Skiptvet

Skiptvet muncipality has approximately 3.550 inhabitants and covers a area of 101,6 km2. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Meieribyen. The city center i Skiptvet it´s called "Meieribyen". Agricultural and forestry have always been important for settling and employment in Skiptvet. The main attractions are the Diary and Våler Church. Skiptvet muncipality highest point is Jonsrudåsen, 225 mos.

GLOMMA

Glomma, Norway´s longest river. At various points the river has created super beaches ideal for bathing and different forms of boating sports. Glomma is one of Norway´s best rivers for fishing, and in the currents by the bridge anglers can catch many kinds of fish including trout. The numerous lakes and rivers in the district are also worth trying. It is possible to enjoy the open-air life the whole year round in many different ways. Perch, pike and different variety of carp are the dominant species. They are more numerous in the slower water of the watercourse and in the estuaries where the tributaries join. Here perch and pike can reach a considerable size.

In parts of the Glom where the current is strongest, and downstream from power station dams, large trout can be found. The access to fishing along the Glomma varies. Cultivated land and undergrowth restrict access and fishing from land in many places. On both sides of the river there is a comprehensive road system. From the roads, and where the bridges cross the river, it is often possible to reach suitable fishing places. Good local knowledge is important, therefore talk to the locals! Fishing along the main watercourse is regulated to a small degree.

FISHING

Glomma is one of Norway´s best rivers for fishing, and in the currents by the bridge anglers can catch many kinds of fish including trout. The numerous lakes and rivers in the district are also worth trying. It is possible to enjoy the open-air life the whole year round in many different ways. Perch, pike and different variety of carp are the dominant species. They are more numerous in the slower water of the watercourse and in the estuaries where the tributaries join. Here perch and pike can reach a considerable size.

GOLF

Mørk Golfclub is a golf course with 18 holes and a variation of difficulties. The course lies at Mørk, approximately 20 km from Skiptvedt and 70 km from Oslo.