The Halden canal with your own boat

The Halden canal with your own boat

The Halden Canal with its incredible 8 miles, 5 lakes, 3 lock points and 8 lock chambers has been equipped for 40 million. The channel extends from Skulerud (Aurskog Høland) in the north to Tistedal (Halden) in the south.


You can stay overnight at one of the canal's coastal cabins, at adapted camp sites or at guest houses. Experience the canal with your own boat or canoe/kayak. Enjoy and experience the locks, various events, the Haldenvassdraget's canal museum and delicious local dishes to name a few.


The locks are operated from Saturday 25th to Sunday 18th August 2019 seson. Call the lock keeper


Daily 2019:

Ørje: 10AM, 3PM, 7PM ,                      NOK 250, -

Strømsfoss:  10AM, 1PM, 4PM, 7PM  NOK 200, -

Brekke 10AM, 2PM, 5PM                     NOK 300, -

Call +47 69811200 if you want to use the locks.


Besides opening hours and before and after season it is double fee. 

Season ticket, NOK 900, giving free passage in the locks in the opening hours.

Boat sport Map NOK. 400,-
Key for service building NOK. 300, -


Price for passing the locks with canoe / kayak in the opening hours.

Prices for canoe / kayak is like for the boats. If there are several canoe / kayaks, the fee will be split amoung the canoes / kayaks -  but a minimum of NOK 60 per. canoe / kayak.


With Ørje as an example, 
A canoe / kayak: NOK 250,-

Two canoes / kayaks together: NOK 125,- / each.
Three total: NOK 83 / each.
Four together: NOK 63 / each.
Minimum rate per. canoe / kayak is  NOK 50 / each.


Outside opening hours shown above, and before and after season, it is double fee. 

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