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there are lots of fish

The fish are there to see close up as well as the place being a nice spot to stop and have a lumch... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2017
fiat500cc
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surrey
Little lake in the middle of nowhere

It is unlikely that one will stumble onto this place accidentally- as it is literally in the middle... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2017
michaelnY5756LF
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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16 Aug 2017
“there are lots of fish”
12 Aug 2017
“Little lake in the middle of nowhere”
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The Goldfish Lake or Skarsvatnet, 5 km from oystese direction Porsmyr/Fyksesund. It gets its name from the colour of the fish, gullfiskvederbuk, imported from the Congo and stocked into the little lake in 1914 by doctor Klaus Hansen and Munch...more
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Skar, Kvam 5610, Norway
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Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

It is unlikely that one will stumble onto this place accidentally- as it is literally in the middle of nowhere. There are signs pointing to Gullfiskvatnet - Gold Fish Lake - but even when we got there we had a hard time locating where you...More

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Reviewed August 16, 2017

The fish are there to see close up as well as the place being a nice spot to stop and have a lumch and a strill. Even got a perfectly respectable loo.

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Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

It is unlikely that one will stumble onto this place accidentally- as it is literally in the middle of nowhere. There are signs pointing to Gullfiskvatnet - Gold Fish Lake - but even when we got there we had a hard time locating where you...More

2  Thank michaelnY5756LF
Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

This lake is beautiful and very quiet. Nice place to stay for a break. You can see lots of gold fish there.

Thank Hanna T
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