Pillaren (Point 713m)

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Facing down the valley is the impressive bastion that terminates the northwest ridge of V├ągakallen. There are currently six long routes(and one short one) here for which limited details are available.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Bare Bacalao
A route that we only have a rough description for, but which finishes on top of Pillaren. Described as "splitter crack...
 
2 Stars
Loose
7+
2
Der König Hat Gesprochen
(The King has Spoken) A major undertaking that weaves up the huge crest of the buttress. 1) N6+, 40m. A 12m wall leads to...
 
3 Stars
Loose
7-
3
Haakon's Restless Crack
A fine long and neglected crack away on the right, "about 100m right of Bare blåbær". Some reports indicate that this is harder
2 user comments
 
1 Stars
4+
4
Celebrian
A twelve pitch climb up the centre of Pillaren's massive buttress, that forms the main angle of the mountain between the tall...
2 user comments
 
2 Stars
6-
5
Goodbye High School
A fine but serious route plugging the obvious gap up the crest of the buttress to the right of Celebrian. There is a lot of...
 
3 Stars
Fluttery
7-
6
Høstgull
(Autumn Gold) A very fine climb with some bold slabs requiring good route finding skills. This route has 9 pitches then the top...
2 user comments
 
3 Stars
Rounded
7-
7
Elgfesten
(The Elk Party) On the far right-hand side of Pillaren, up on the side of a steep pillar, is a prominent left-facing groove...
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
6
8
Danske Ruta
(Danish Route) A line up the sharp pillar between two grotty gullies in about 12 pitches. It is described as being good and...
 
2 Stars
6+
  • Latest Comments

    For DJUPFJORD

    Fish Restaurant
    "OK, lot of ledges, so never really exposed. Pianohandler Lunds rute for grown up..." 16/Sep

    Djupfjord Buttress
    "Dont agree. The rock is not always super clean, but solid. Feels a bit more alpi..." 08/Jul

    Bare blåbær
    "Length for pitch 2 is incorrect. Its more like 23m than 34m" 22/Jul top50

    Solens sønner
    "Agree with Jim. With 60m ropes, you can manage the descent in two rappels. Not ..." 14/Jul top50

    Bare blåbær
    "Incredible route and beautiful view. Would agree that the walk in is 90 minut..." 02/Jul top50

    Bare blåbær
    "The advice on abseiling, both in the guide and the update, is out of date. The ..." 31/Jul top50

    Bare blåbær
    "Usually, the local guides ar coming here with their groupes on Thursday. Maybe b..." 29/May top50

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