Sæbø, salmon fishing, mountain Slogen, Hjørundfjorden

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Sæbø is a small community on the west side of Hjørundfjorden, featuring a small river (Bondalselva) with salmon and trout, a hotel, a camping site essentially for people fishing in the river, a couple of shops, some industry and a big  church .  church .  church . The picture shows the mouth of the river, one of the sport fishermen, and on the east side of the fjord – in the morning mist – the mountain Slogen (1564 m). This mountain has been a popular climbing target and is overlooking the wild and narrow valley Norangsdalen (theme page  Norangsdalen  in this section) and Hotel Union in Øye, an old hotel trying to conserve the style from the times when English noblemen were the most common tourists.

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