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Location Luster (Sogn og Fjordane)
and Lom (Oppland)
Coordinates 61°32′32″N 07°56′47″E / 61.54222°N 7.94639°E / 61.54222; 7.94639Coordinates: 61°32′32″N 07°56′47″E / 61.54222°N 7.94639°E / 61.54222; 7.94639
Basin countries Norway
Surface area 4.12 km2 (1.59 sq mi)
Shore length1 20.42 km (12.69 mi)
Surface elevation 1,357 m (4,452 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Prestesteinsvatnet is a lake in the municipality of Luster in Sogn og Fjordane county, Norway, with a small part of the lake crossing over into the neighboring municipality of Lom (in Oppland county).[1] The 4.12-square-kilometre (1,020-acre) lake sits at an elevation of 1,357 metres (4,452 ft) above sea level. It lies along the south side of the Sognefjellsvegen road, just to the north of the mountain Fannaråki and the Fannaråkbreen glacier. The lake sits just outside the borders of Jotunheimen National Park. The village of Skjolden lies about 20 kilometres (12 mi) to the southwest of the lake.

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  1. ^ "Prestesteinsvatnet" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2010-09-11.