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General information about Storfjord

Storfjord municipality is only 1,5 hour from Tromsø. The muncipality is known for its many possibilieties for outdoor activities such as hiking and mountain biking as well as camping.

The municipality borders to Balsfjord, Lyngen, Kåfjord, Målselv and Tromsø municipalities in Norway, Enontekiö in Finland and Kiruna in Sweden. The worlds northernmost three-country-cairn is located where the borders of Norway, Sweden and Finland meet.

  • Highest mountain: Vassdalsfjellet (1587 m.a.s.l.)
  • Most characteristic mountain: Otertinden

Other facts:

  • Population: 1829 (2020)
  • Area: 1 542,78 km2