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Lierne


Lierne in Norway Lierne municipality coat of arms

Population:
1,394

Areal:
2.962,0 km2


Lierne Local Directory


Accommodation, Businesses and more pictures from Lierne

Lierne muncipality in Indre Namdal has approximately 1.500 inhabitants and covers a area of 2.962,0 km2. Agricultural and forestry have always been important for settling and employment in Lierne. Lierne local council has office facilities in Sandvika and in the major villages Sørli and Tunnsjø. Lierne´s biggest employer are the muncipality and Lierne Bakery. Do you wish to go skiing, fishing, or hiking, you have come to the right place.

The main attractions are our fantastic nature, the highest peak Hestkjøltoppen 1.392 metres. Salmon fish at the Namsen River is regarded as one of Norway’s best salmon rivers. One can hunt on private, township, or state-owned land. Jørum Farm is an idyllic spot close to the river Namsen. Here you will find horses, hens, rabbits, cats and dogs. There are several lakes and rivers, which are great for canoeing. Paddling down these rivers and lakes, you are certain to spot a beaver, or birds of all kinds. Here you can ride trails, paths, and roads.

NAMSEN SALMON AQUARIUM

The Namsen Salmon Aquarium at Fiskumfossen in Grong can offer you several "salmon adventures". A large aquarium let you get close to the "king" among fishes. You are also welcome to acquire a one-hour fishing permit. We will of course supply you with the proper fishing polls. Aquarium salmon in all sizes. Salmon museum here you will witness fishing equipment and an exhibition of new and old photographs which document the art of salmon fishing. Hourly fishing, everyday. Trails along the river, excellent for fishing as well as barbeque or recreation.

CYCLING

Here you can ride trails, paths, and roads. By using this mean of transportation you will come close to our fantastic nature.

RIDING

Jørum Farm is an idyllic spot close to the river Namsen. Here you will find horses, hens, rabbits, cats and dogs. Children or teenagers are welcome to stay and experience a holiday out of the ordinary. Horses are an important part of the daily life on the farm. It is possible to ride on tracks, with horse and carriage, or just go horseback riding in the area. Swimming with the horses is also a popular activity, as well as the barbeques at the riverside.

CANOEING

There are several lakes and rivers, which are great for canoeing. Paddling down these rivers and lakes, you are certain to spot a beaver, or birds of all kinds.

SWIMMING

You can go for a swim in a ”pool” called Tømmeråshøla in the river Sanddøla. Here you can slide down a shallow waterfall, or swim in the calm parts. Nearby you will find excellent areas for sunbathing or recreation.

HUNTING

One can hunt on private, township, or state-owned land. It is possible to hunt a variety of small-game species. The most important ones are: white grouse, wood grouse, black grouse and hare. Elk hunting can be arranged for hunting teams. It is also possible to participate as guest-hunters.

FISHING

Let the exciting Namsen, better known as "The Queen of Rivers" treat  you to a thrill of a lifetime! The Namsen River has trough all times attracted anglers of many nationalities. Today the Namsen River is regarded as one of Norway’s best salmon rivers. Every year about 20 - 25 tons of salmon are caught, and landing a trophy fish about 20 kg and over is not unusual. The angling experience can take many forms based on the needs and desires of the anglers. The rivers and streams of the Namsen waterways allow the anglers the opportunity to wade or fish from land, but "harling" (boat fishing) is also possible. The Namsen Waterways offer steep slopes, pools, as well as calm areas. These variations open up for challenging and exiting angling experiences. On some preserves you will be able to buy one-day permits upon arrival, while other preserves must be booked in advance.

GOLF

Lierne Golfclub is a golf course under construction.