Ascent of Søre Svartkampen on 2015-07-10
|Others in Party:||Lee Newton -- Trip Report or GPS Track|
----Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Friday, July 10, 2015|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Elevation:||4491 ft / 1368 m|
Ascent Trip ReportRoute as per Petter Bjørstad's website. He suggested this as a good option for a travel day.
After early flight into Oslo we make the three hour drive to the trailhead and climb the peak early pm.
Parking in the pull-in near the end of unpaved toll road (N61.70973 E9.47079, 920m) we climb straight up through scrubby woodland: nice range of wildflowers. Above trees easy vegetation with fine views opening up. Easy broad ridge leads via the slightly lower south summit (N61.73092 E9.45443, metal rod in outcrop presumably a triangulation station) to main summit with fine tall cairn (N61.73147 E9.45354, 1370m).
Returning to the car we continue our journey northwest to Juvashytte, planning to climb Galdhøpiggen tomorrow.
Søre Svartkampen photo album
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||1473 ft / 448 m|
| Total Elevation Loss:||1473 ft / 448 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||4.2 mi / 6.7 km|
| Grade/Class:||YDS 2|
| Quality:||5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Open Country, Bushwhack|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Breezy, Clear|
| Gain on way in:||1473 ft / 448 m|
| Distance:||2.1 mi / 3.3 km|
| Start Trailhead:||3018 ft / 919 m|
| Time:||1 Hours 15 Minutes|
| Loss on way out:||1473 ft / 448 m|
| Distance:||2.1 mi / 3.4 km|
| End Trailhead:||3018 ft / 919 m|
| Time:||1 Hours |
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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