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Romsdal Rock Climbing 


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Description 

Romsdal is home to some of the most famous climbing areas in Norway such as Romdalshornet and Trollveggen (The Troll Wall). Romsdal has everything from sport climbs and long alpine mountaineering routes, to tons of ice and mixed climbs, and even big wall routes up to 78 pitches!
While you might be able to climb as early as march, it is advised to wait until at least June. In general, July and August are the best months to climb.
If you need help call the police in Rauma: 71 22 11 11
or call the emergency number: 112

Getting There 

Åndalsnes is the best place to stay while climbing in Åndalsnes. By car it is about 6 hours from Oslo, 10 hours from Bergen and 4 hours from Trondheim. You can also take the train directly to Åndalsnes Centre.
A car is highly recommended!

Climbing Season

For the Norway area.

Weather station 1.3 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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Shangri-la 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c  Europe : Norway : ... : Hovedveggen
Wow. Just fantastic slightly less than vertical granite grabbing. Nearly every pitch offers something unique and just plain old fun. This is the best multipitch route I have done in Norway.P1. Clamber up awkward trees to a loose set of L-facing dihedrals before it eases out and you can move slightly left to below below a large left facing dihedral. 5.8P2. Climb the dihedral (nice!) until it ends on a small grass ledge. Keep going up and slightly right until you are on a large grass ledge. Walk l...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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