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Locks in the Halden canal

The Halden Canal, stretching an icredible 80 km, taking in five lakes and with three flighs of locks and eight lock chambers, has had a 40 mil.. facelift. The canal runs from Skulerud (Aurskog Høland) to the north, to Tistedal (Halden) in the south.


Experience the canal by boat or canoe / kayak.

The locks are operated from Saturday 27th to Sunday 20th August 2017. Call the lock keeper.

Locks - with your own boat


Daily 2017:

Ørje: 10AM, 3PM, 7PM ,                      NOK 180, -

Strømsfoss:  10AM, 1PM, 4PM, 7PM  NOK 150, -

Brekke 10AM, 2PM, 5PM                     NOK 230, -

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. 350,-
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 50 per. canoe / kayak.

With Ørje as an example, 
A canoe / kayak: NOK 180. Two canoes / kayaks together: NOK 90 / each.
Three total: NOK 60 / each.
Four together: NOK 45 / 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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