Climbs 1
Rocktype Sandstone (soft)
Altitude 556m a.s.l

Storfjellet and Jokulvatnet from Raggfjellet, Spitsbergen - Svalbard © GarethSL

Crag features

Perhaps inappropriately named, Storfjellet is by no means a big mountain however it lies within the impressive Sassendalen and north of the infamous Agardhbukta.

Alt: 556m

Location Information:

UTM33X: N8681560, E568650

UTM35X: N8695560, E295330

UTM37X: N8765070, E30250

DD.DDDD: 78.1920°N, 18.0065°Ø

DDMM.MM: 78°11.52'N, 18°0.39'Ø

DDMMSS: 78°11'31"N, 18°0'23"Ø

Navigation Information:

Latitude: 78° 11' 18.9" N

Longitude: 18° 3' 41.5" E

Magnetic declination: 8° 52' EAST

Declination is POSITIVE

Inclination: 82° 14'

Magnetic field strength: 54851.1 nT

Approach notes

Access to this mountain, although inside zone 10, requires permission from Sysselmannen due to being situated in the East of Spitsbergen.

The mountain either requires access by helicopter for which a landing permit is required, or by foot from Longyearbyen by means of prolonged expedition.


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Climbs at this crag

Climb nameGradex
1Storfjellet Summitsummit

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