Sandviksfjellet

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Sandviksfjellet
Sandviksfjellet.JPG
View of the mountain
Highest point
Elevation392 m (1,286 ft)
Coordinates60°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
Geography
Map of the location
Map of the location
Sandviksfjellet
Location in Hordaland
LocationHordaland, Norway
Climbing
Easiest routeHiking

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.