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Type:Scenic attractions

3854, Nissedal

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Important message regarding the potholes in Nissedal:
The local road to the Jettegrytene will be closed all summer due to poor road conditions.
It will be possible to enter by bike (6-7 km) or follow a footpath (2 km) from the barrier.

See also message from Agder Energi:
Dynjanfoss power station will be closed for two periods and the potholes will be closed during these periods:

- 11.06.2019 to 11.07.2019
- 09.09.2019 to 04.10.2019

NB! Agder Energi informs us that it is forbidden to go down the timber slide. You are at great risk by taking that route.


Nissedal Potholes
Since the ice-age, rocks and gravel have been swirling around on the riverbanks and formed big potholes. Today the river is dammed and the potholes and river make out a natural waterpark suitable for all ages. On hot days the potholes become almost like hot pools, heated by the rocks and surrounding mountains.


Nature and terrain

  • bathing spot



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    Recent Reviews:

    • masterchief201
      Neubrandenburg, Germany
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Road was closed
      1 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 31st May 2018
      We drove 1h to end up on a closed gate, with no information why it is closed. Just a sign with "private way". Really sad, because the weather was perfect. A hint on the mainroad would have been great. Read full review
    • Paw P
      Trip Type:
      Great place, bring cash
      4 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 12th July 2018
      We ended up at the toll road, where you have to pay 100 NOK and they only take cash or vipps, and I think only Norwegians can use that, so we had to drive 19 km to an ATM machine. And there is an 8... Read full review
    • LuciaMasa
      Prague, Czech Republic
      Trip Type:
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 11th July 2019
      Just FYI road is closed permanently, you can get there by walking appromaxitely of 2km. There is a path copying wooden water tank.Enjoy :) Read full review

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    Tel: 35045111

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