Synonyms for storfjordens or Related words with storfjordens
Examples of "storfjordens"
Along the fjord's sides there lie a number of now-abandoned farms. Some restoration has been made by the "
venner" association. The most commonly visited among these are Skageflå, Knivsflå, and Blomberg. Skageflå may also be reached on foot from Geiranger, while the others require a boat excursion. The fjord is also host to several impressive waterfalls such as Seven Sisters Falls.
Today, the farm is private property, but the preservation society "
venner" (The Friends of The Great Fjord) have maintained the buildings. The last residents farming the land were Anders and Solveig Hanson Ringdal. They moved away from the farm on 6 December 1958.
Ytste Skotet is a complete, preserved, historical farm located in Stordal Municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. The historic farmyard and museum is located on the steep shores of the Storfjorden in the Sunnmøre district of the county. The farm is located across the fjord from the village of Dyrkorn. The "
Venner" association owns "Ytste Skotet" and has orchestrated the restoration of the farm. The foundation "Ytste Skotet" administers the farm’s operation and maintenance, employs workers, and serves as general manager.
Ane Karoline Vidhammar was the last farmer at "Ytste Skotet"; she operated the farm with her son, Knut Olav, and her daughter, Jenny Olea, until the farm was vacated in 1954. The place lay fallow until 1989 when the property, comprising , was assigned to the "
Venner" (The Friends of the Great Fjord) foundation, which has rehabilitated the buildings and the cultivated landscape. The place has been restored to represent it as it existed when the farm was last in operation.
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