Store Lenangstind

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Store Lenangstind
Lenangstindane and Jægervasstindane in Lyngen, 2012 March.jpg
Lenangstind (left) and Jægervasstind, viewed from the NW
Elevation 1,624 m (5,328 ft)
Prominence 1,576 m (5,171 ft)[1]
Listing Ultra prominent peak
4 at List of peaks in Norway by prominence
Location
Map of the location
Map of the location
Store Lenangstind
Location in Troms
Location Lyngen, Troms, Norway
Range Lyngsalpene
Coordinates 69°42′36″N 20°05′01″E / 69.71000°N 20.08361°E / 69.71000; 20.08361Coordinates: 69°42′36″N 20°05′01″E / 69.71000°N 20.08361°E / 69.71000; 20.08361
Topo map 1634 III Lyngen

Store Lenangstind is a mountain in the municipality of Lyngen in Troms county, Norway. It is within the Lyngen Alps mountain range and has the fourth highest primary factor in Norway. It's located about 15.5 kilometres (9.6 mi) northwest of the village of Lyngseidet, just west of the Lyngenfjorden. The Strupbreen glacier lies along the southeastern side of the mountain.

Its ascent involves easy glacier crossings, steep snow climbing, and easy rock scrambling. This peak is for experienced mountaineers only.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bjørstad, Petter. "Mountains page". 
  2. ^ Dyer, Anthony; Baddeley, John A.; Howard, Tony; Robertson, Ian (2006). Walks and Scrambles in Norway. Rockbuy Limited. ISBN 978-1-904466-25-3.