Sandviksfjellet

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Sandviksfjellet
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View of the mountain
Elevation 392 m (1,286 ft)
Location
Map of the location
Map of the location
Sandviksfjellet
Location in Hordaland
Location Hordaland, Norway
Coordinates 60°24′33″N 05°20′24″E / 60.40917°N 5.34000°E / 60.40917; 5.34000Coordinates: 60°24′33″N 05°20′24″E / 60.40917°N 5.34000°E / 60.40917; 5.34000
Climbing
Easiest route Hiking

Sandviksfjellet is a mountain in the city of Bergen in Hordaland county, Norway. It is one of the traditional seven mountains that surround the city centre of Bergen.[1] The mountain lies on the east side of the city neighborhood of Sandviken, just north of the mountain Fløyen. The European route E39 highway runs through the mountain as part of the Fløyfjell Tunnel.

The mountain is 392 metres (1,286 ft) high.[1] The hiking route called Stoltzekleiven the path used for a yearly mountain run,[2] where Jon Tvedt holds the record.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Hartvedt, Gunnar Hagen (1994). "Sandviksfjellet". Bergen Byleksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. p. 400. ISBN 82-573-0485-9. 
  2. ^ Hartvedt, Gunnar Hagen (1994). "Stoltzekleiven". Bergen Byleksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. p. 437. ISBN 82-573-0485-9. 
  3. ^ "Han var helt rå". Nettavisen.no. 12 January 2009. Retrieved 2009-11-14.