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01/07/06 - 19/08/06EXPEDITION
Magical Iceland Tour

Posted by Jerome Konen on 05/07/06, updated on 08/07/06 Photo  Homepage
Climbing the Highest Peak
Photo by Jerome Konen
The Slættaratindur, the highest peak in the Faroe Islands.
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04 July 2006 - The Slættaratindur is the highest mountain in the Faroe Islands, at an altitude of 882 metres. The way up however turned out to be an easy but very steep hike, not a real climb unfortunately. Although, the last few meters to the summit were somewhat more demanding.

It took us a bit more than an hour to get to the top, a nice small plateau giving the mountains name 'flat summit'. The friendly weather conditions gaves us some splendid views over the entire archipelago. A large scale and fascinating scenic experience underlining the unspoilt beauty of this extraordinary landscape.

GPS Pos.: N 62.2967°  W 7.0132°
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Altitude: 882 m
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