Tenting in Rondane National Park. Photo: Kim Abel, naturarkivet.no

Outdoor Recreation Act

Act of 28 June 1957 No.16 Relating to Outdoor Recreation.

The purpose of this Act is to protect the natural basis for outdoor recreation and to safeguard the public right of access to and passage through the countryside and the right to spend time there, etc, so that opportunities for outdoor recreation as a leisure activity that is healthy, environmentally sound and gives a sense of well-being are maintained and promoted.

The translation is based on the norwegian text with latest amendments of 21 june 1996.
Translation is for information use only.