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LocationNore og Uvdal (Buskerud)
Coordinates60°10′12″N 7°39′17″E / 60.17000°N 7.65472°E / 60.17000; 7.65472Coordinates: 60°10′12″N 7°39′17″E / 60.17000°N 7.65472°E / 60.17000; 7.65472
Basin countriesNorway
Surface area18.55 km2 (7.16 sq mi)
Shore length168.10 km (42.32 mi)
Surface elevation1,223 m (4,012 ft)
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Bjornesfjorden is a lake in the municipality of Nore og Uvdal in Buskerud county, Norway. It lies at 1,223 meters above sea level. It is drained by the Numedalslågen. Bjornesfjorden is situated in the Hardangervidda plateau and lies within the Hardangervidda National Park. [1][2] [3]

See also[edit]

List of lakes in Norway


  1. ^ Geir Thorsnæs Bjornesfjorden (Store norske leksikon)
  2. ^ Geir Thorsnæs. "Hardangervidda". Store norske leksikon. Retrieved October 1, 2017.
  3. ^ Leif Ryvarden. "Hardangervidda nasjonalpark". Store norske leksikon. Retrieved October 1, 2017.