Allmannberget

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Allmannberget
Oppdal Almannberget Norway.jpeg
Elevation 1,342 m (4,403 ft)
Location
Map of the location
Map of the location
Allmannberget
Location in Sør-Trøndelag
Location Oppdal, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway
Coordinates 62°34′07″N 09°42′41″E / 62.56861°N 9.71139°E / 62.56861; 9.71139Coordinates: 62°34′07″N 09°42′41″E / 62.56861°N 9.71139°E / 62.56861; 9.71139
Topo map 1520 III Oppdal (summit) and
1520 II Innset (ascent)

Allmannberget is a mountain in the municipality of Oppdal in Sør-Trøndelag county, Norway. The 1,342-metre (4,403 ft) tall mountain sits about 3 kilometres (1.9 mi) southeast of the municipal center of Oppdal, easily seen from the European route E6 highway.[1]

Oppdal seen from the summit.

The easiest hiking route is from the east-north-east. Drive on the gravel toll road from the E6 highway partially up the Olmdalen valley, then walk approximately 2.5 kilometres (1.6 mi) to the summit. There is a communication tower on the top of the mountain.

Name[edit]

The first element is allmann which means "common/public property" (literally "for all men"), and the last element is the finite form of berg which means "rocky mountain".

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Allmannberget" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2011-02-10.