Mostraumen

Canalized river with tidal water deep into the Oster Fjord in Hordaland.

When you sail from Bergen into and through the Oster Fjord you will eventually come to Romarhelms Fjord that continues through the Mo Stream inte Mo Fjord. Deepest in Mo Fjord you will find Mo town, center for the Mo Valley community.
In Mo river Mo enters into Mofjorden.

The stream is about 600 metres long and between 50 and 60 meters wide at the most narrow place. Mostraumen was canalized (dredged) about 1913.

Every summer sightseeingboats pass through Mostraumen during cruises between Bergen and Mo.

Read more about Oster Fjord here.


Source: Jahn BÝre Jahnsen
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This page was modified at 12-08-06