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Botnsvatnet is located in Aust-Agder
Location of the lake
Botnsvatnet is located in Norway
Botnsvatnet (Norway)
Location Valle, Aust-Agder
Coordinates 59°10′47″N 7°14′42″E / 59.1797°N 07.2449°E / 59.1797; 07.2449Coordinates: 59°10′47″N 7°14′42″E / 59.1797°N 07.2449°E / 59.1797; 07.2449
Primary outflows Gjuvvassåni river
Catchment area Kvina
Basin countries Norway
Max. length 5.8 kilometres (3.6 mi)
Max. width 1.5 kilometres (0.93 mi)
Surface area 5.61 km2 (2.17 sq mi)
Shore length1 25.18 kilometres (15.65 mi)
Surface elevation 1,020 metres (3,350 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Botnsvatnet or Botsvatnet is a lake in the municipality of Valle in Aust-Agder county, Norway. The 5.61-square-kilometre (2.17 sq mi) lake is located just north of the lakes Rosskreppfjorden and Kolsvatnet and the mountain Urddalsknuten, and it lies to the southeast of the mountain Bergeheii. The village of Valle is located about 14 kilometres (8.7 mi) to the east of the lake. The lake sits at an elevation of 1,020 metres (3,350 ft) above sea level.[1]

See also


  1. ^ "Botnsvatnet" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2010-05-19.