Eidetind - a beautiful introduction.

Guided climbing trip:

Do you want a long and varied day in the mountains? This is the introduction to proper rock climbing. Throughout the day we will take you on an amazing adventure. We are going to climb delicious cracks, creepy slabs and fine dihedrals. We start the day with the routes hardest section before moving from rock climbing to mountaineering between loose rocks, grass and narrow ridges. The mountain has several varied routes of good quality and there are different levels of difficulty. The trip takes us all the way to the top of Mt. Eidetind before we reach a beautiful travers ending on the top of Mt. Stortind. Before the end of the trip, we take the trip up to Kjerna, the spectacular "preikestolen" of Ofoton.

Which route we choose depends on your skills and wishes. The mountain is accessible and offers nice climbing not far from the E6, but still in very nice, and idyllic settings. 

If you would like a shorter trip, see here

practical info

duration: approximately 10-13 hours. 

level: from easy to medium hard climbing. We adjust the climbing after your skills and physics. The routes is graded between 5.5 (4b+) and 5.9 (5a).  

weather dependent: Yes, in case of bad weather there will be no trip. If weather permits, we could arrange a trip to "Hammarøyskaftet" instead.

place of attendance: We meet at the parking lot just below the gigantic slab in Efjord. The slab is on the left side of E6 as you drive over the hilltop after leaving the Bognes - Skarberget ferry. We are flexible about when we are starting the trip, depending on weather conditions and the group.

We can be helpful with transportaion and accommodation if desired, please contact.
 

What do I need? 

clothes: You need regular hiking equipment for alpine conditions. Remember that the weather in northern-Norway , also summertime, can be challenging. Please bring a rain and wind jacket, as well as woollen underwear, hat and gloves.

shoes: bring good hiking shoes that you are comfortable walking far in. If you have climbing shoes, bring these along as well. 

equipment: Bring a large backpack suitable for a long day in the mountains. NB. Remember that you are bringing extra climbing gear in the bag. a 30 - 40 litter bag is often appropriate.

A hiking pole is often nice, to save your knees.

climbing equipment: From us you can borrow both helmet, harness, rope and gear, but please bring your own equipment if you have. If you do not have climbing shoes, but want to borrow, contact us and we will see what we can do.

price

NOK 3500 ,-

per person. max 2 people per guide.
minimum NOK 4500,-

 

Responsibility and Security:

Participation in climbing courses takes place at your own risk. Climbing is defined as risk sport. Course holder does not take financial responsibility for accidents that may occur during the course, and any insurance must be made by each participant themselves. Some travel insurance covers risk / extreme sports, but not all, check with your supplier. By signing up, the courseholder assumes that the participant is aware of this.

Our climbing instructors are experienced climbers, and safety is always highly prioritised. Our instructors are qualified and approved by the Norwegian Climbing Association and the Norwegian fjellsportforum National Standard.

Are you alone, but dont want to hire a guide just for you?
Send us a mail, and maybe we will find a group for you to join.  

 

Registration or questions

Below you can register for a trip or ask questions you may have.

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