Vangsvatnet, Vossevangen

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Vangsvatnet is a lake in the municipality of Voss in Hordaland county, Norway. The 7.69km2 lake lies in the central part of the municipality, on the southwestern shore of the municipal centre of Vossevangen. The Vosso River flows through both Vangsvatnet and the lake Evangervatnet before it empties into Bolstadfjorden by the village of Bolstadøyri to the west.The lake is used for various water-based extreme sports activities like Kite surfing and boat dragged paragliding. Vangsvatnet is named after the place Vangen—the municipal center and old churchsite of Voss. The last element is the finite form of vatn, meaning lake. The European route E16 and the Bergensbanen railway line both run along the northern shore of the lake.
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  • Flott å kunne bade en fin sommersdag, men ikke en attraksjon det er verd å komme for å se. Ofte kaldt vann pga snøsmelting. Men mange flotte badesteder om sommeren er verd å besøke om du er på Voss og...  more »
  • A lot of people walk in the epitome of Norway, this is passing by, but I think I can spend some time here to see the lake. The lake is just across the station, and only some residents are walking nearby, and it won't take long to circle around the lake, but you can enjoy the quiet atmosphere, the Snowy Mountains and the clear of the Lake Echo, which is a great place for a daze.
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