Helin

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Helin
Lake Helin Vang Valdres Norway2.jpg
LocationOppland, Norway
Coordinates61°02′46″N 08°37′57″E / 61.04611°N 8.63250°E / 61.04611; 8.63250Coordinates: 61°02′46″N 08°37′57″E / 61.04611°N 8.63250°E / 61.04611; 8.63250
Basin countriesNorway
Surface area9.47 km2 (3.66 sq mi)
Water volume18.6 million cubic metres (15,100 acre⋅ft)
Surface elevation870 m (2,850 ft)

Helin is a lake which lies in the municipalities of Vestre Slidre and Vang in Oppland county, Norway. The lake is regulated for power production by Åbjøra kraftverk.

Helin has an area of 9,47 km² and its circumference is 27.17 km. It is located at 870 m above the sea, and has a volume of 18.6 million m³. In 1930 a 35 km² area between Helin and the Syndin lakes to the east was recognized as a botanical plant national park.