Northern Buttresses

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As the Henningsvær road heads round the bend from Røyvika it passes a series of ribs and buttress that fall from the crest of Sørfjellet far above. There are a smattering of routes here all clearly visible from the road and easily approached from the road-side parking.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Minnerisset
28m. (Memory Crack) The hardest trad route on Lofoten - this fearsome overhanging roof crack makes Yosemite's famous Separate...
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
9-
2
Ladies Jigsaw
135m. A route up the lower section of the ridge. Scramble to he base of the pillar and start at a crack behind the trees at the...
 
1 Stars
4+
3
Sauegjerderyggen
(The Sheep Fence Ridge) This route tackles the full height of the ridge all the way to one of the Sørfjellet summits. The lower...
 5-
4
Luke Skywalker
1) 5, 35m. Friction climbing up various crack systems to a stance at a small ledge.2) 5+, 30m. Continue straight up...
 
1 Stars
5+
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