View of the island (looking north)

Location in Sør-Trøndelag

Location Sør-Trøndelag, Norway
Coordinates 63°40′04″N 9°24′25″E / 63.6678°N 9.4070°E / 63.6678; 9.4070Coordinates: 63°40′04″N 9°24′25″E / 63.6678°N 9.4070°E / 63.6678; 9.4070
Area 11 km2 (4.2 sq mi)
Length 6 km (3.7 mi)
Width 3 km (1.9 mi)
Highest elevation 158 m (518 ft)
Highest point Fosenfjellet
County Sør-Trøndelag
Municipality Ørland

Storfosna is a populated island in the municipality of Ørland in Sør-Trøndelag county, Norway. It is located between Kråkvåg and Garten at the mouth of the Trondheimsfjord. The traditional district of Fosen is named after this island. There is a large deer population on the island.[1]

The island is connected to Kråkvåg by a causeway and bridge, and is connected to Garten (and the mainland) by a car ferry. The Storfosna Church is located on the island.


  1. Store norske leksikon. "Storfosna" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2011-01-12.

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