Mountain Climbing in the Lyngen Alps

Climb among the epic and remote mountains of northern Norway

The jagged and piercing peaks that stand along the Lyngen Alps in northern Norway are magnetic for picturesque mountain climbs. And besides its climbing quality, the mountains are home to alpine wildlife, and offers a premium seat for the Northern Lights. In general, visit during the warmer months between June and August for ideal mountain climbing conditions.
 
 
 
 
 

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There are many reasons for choosing Mountain Climbing in Lyngen Alps

In the remote north of Norway stand the Lyngen Alps, a mountain range packed with breathtaking landscapes. Dominating the scenery are giant glaciers and glistening lakes, captivating canyons and gushing waterfalls. Yet the rugged and piercing peaks that roll along the Alps are the jewels of the region, creating spectacular climbing options.

 

Good to know:

Country Code

+47

Currency

Norwegian krone

Language

Norwegian and Sami

Best time to visit

In general, visit during the warmer months between June and August for ideal mountain climbing conditions

What's the weather like?

The region receives a mild summer with temperatures reaching on average 12°C, with spring featuring the driest season

More info about Mountain Climbing in Lyngen Alps:

Located in the far north of Norway, in the county of Troms, is the Lyngen Alps. It runs parallel to the western shoreline of the rugged Lyngen fjord, and cuts through the municipalities of Lyngen as well as Balsfjord and Storfjord. The Lyngen Alps feature fantastic views and quality climbing among its very remote character. The closest big city is Tromso that lies to the west of the mountains

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