Svingfoss Area

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Winter
No sun
20 mins
Downhill
Sheltered

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
By the Way
One pitch. Start in a dihedral and go up a pillar at the top. Abseil off.
 WI 3
2
Nedre Svingfoss
One pitch. Offers easy climbing on good ice. Descend by abseil from a tree.
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
WI 3
3
Svingfoss
Roadside 1 pitch waterfall. This one sees a lot of traffic - no pun intended! It is easy to rig a top rope. Approach time is...
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
WI 4
4
Lettvann Top 50
Three pitches. This one usually has fat ice that leads from the gorge up to the road. Due to slabby character this waterfall...
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
WI 2
5
Tracy's Eyes
Two pitches. Start up the left-hand side of the waterfall and belay under a rock. Start up a pillar (can be avoided) and...
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
WI 3
6
Snoddvekk
Three pitches. This one is rarely formed and difficult to find in snowy conditions. Follow a gully to a belay where the river...
 WI 3
  • Latest Comments

    For UPPER GORGE

    Nedre Svingfoss
    "Or use double ropes." 08/Mar

    Tracy's Eyes
    "First pitch is very easy and can get banked out in heavy snow. In 2009 the seco..." 01/Mar

    Sabotørfossen
    "Few years since I climbed this, but can echo the comments above. Good conditions..." 09/Aug top50

    Svingfoss
    "Its so popular it may well be chopped into a staircase making it more like WI3 b..." 27/Feb

    Rjukanfossen
    "Totally agree with previous posters. The setting is amazing and the route is mor..." 02/Feb top50

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