Svartnestinden (1214), Balsfjord, Norway

Svartnestinden as seen from Blåtinden with the South face to the left and the North face to the right.

An aerial picture of Svartnestinden with the West face route marked. Blåtinden just behind.

The normal route - which is marked on the map Tromsø fastland / Stuoranjárga - starts from Hestnesaksla near Svartnes. This is also a popular ski ascent route.
Ascended together with Bjørn Arntzen, 17. September 1977.

The West face of Svartnestind as seen from Balsfjorden.

A telephoto of Svartnestind. The ski ascent route to the summit is nicely visible.

© Geir Jenssen 2007