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Location Snåsa, Nord-Trøndelag
and Åre, Jämtland
Coordinates 64°03′48″N 12°53′41″E / 64.0633°N 12.8948°E / 64.0633; 12.8948Coordinates: 64°03′48″N 12°53′41″E / 64.0633°N 12.8948°E / 64.0633; 12.8948
Basin countries Norway and Sweden
Max. length 7.5 kilometres (4.7 mi)
Max. width 2 kilometres (1.2 mi)
Surface area 8.27 km2 (3.19 sq mi)
(1.83 km² in Norway,
6.44 km² in Sweden)
Shore length1 29.63 kilometres (18.41 mi)
Surface elevation 439 metres (1,440 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Holderen is a lake on the border between Sweden and Norway. The Norwegian part (1.83 square kilometres or 0.71 square miles) is located inside Blåfjella–Skjækerfjella National Park in the municipality of Snåsa in Nord-Trøndelag county and the Swedish part (6.44 square kilometres or 2.49 square miles) is located in the municipality of Åre in Jämtland County. The lake lies about 3 kilometres (2 mi) south of the lake Grøningen.[1]

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  1. ^ "Holderen" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2011-08-04.