NORWAY: A trip to Klopptjern, Drammen’s biggest source of drinking water in earlier times

‘Tjern’ is the Norwegian word for a body of water that is slightly smaller than a lake. Last summer, Carl and I went on a little hike on the southwest part of Finnemarka (‘marka’ = wooded and hilly area), the Drammensmarka. Finnemarka is 430 km2 in size and bordered by the Tyrifjorden to the north, … More NORWAY: A trip to Klopptjern, Drammen’s biggest source of drinking water in earlier times