A fifteen minute drive south from Orkanger you reach Vormstad, a small village known for excellent salmon fishing in the river Orkla.
Vormstad has both a grocery store, petrol station and other small businesses. Five minutes further south you will find Svorkmo, a town with just over 300 inhabitants. Svorkmo has, among other things, a shop, a restaurant and a hairdressing salon.
Årlivoll kindergarten consists of two separate kindergartens: Svorkmo kindergarten and Vormstad kindergarten. Årlivoll School is a one to ten school in Svorkmo, with a strong focus on outdoor activities. Great if you want your children to get to know nature!