The Sarpefossen with a drop of about 19.5 metres on Glommna River is located in the city Sarpsborg. It is known, together with Dettifoss (Iceland) and Rhine Falls (Switzerland, as one of the three most powerfull waterfalls in Europe. The water of the Sarpefossen is used by Borregaard powerstation situated on the westside of the waterfall and by Hafslund powerstation, situated on the eastside. Just above Sarpefossen is a road bridge with a view point. There are also view points on the east side of the falls.
Norway 2016, Sarpsborg Millennium.
Sarpefossen Falls & the Sculpture «Genesis/The Young Olaf».
The stamp was issued in the series "Celebrating four towns".