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thomasalbrechtsenBeautiful day hike  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 28, 2014


Climbed it from Spiterstulen and back. Saw few people, but a lot of reindeer :)
Posted Dec 29, 2015 6:59 am

salodangerTraverse  Sucess!


From Glitterheim to Spiterstulen.
Posted May 5, 2012 6:13 am

andre hangaardComplete whiteout  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 4, 2011

andre hangaard

Åsa and I summited Glittertind from our high camp at beautiful Steindalen through the west flank. Visibility 10 meters on the summit. Rather icy and cold. Care taken on the summit due to the assumed cornices.
Posted Aug 15, 2011 5:34 pm

seba_mallnitzGlittertind  Sucess!


Climbed Glittertind during a 12 day hike in Jotunheimen. Bivouac at Leirtjonne and from there to the top. No visibility due to snow. Return to bivouac place and then continued to Spiterstulen.
Posted May 27, 2010 3:06 pm

turistoalpinistaAlone  Sucess!


Just me and my friend on the summit around nine a.m. What an experience! Great to be alone on the one of the highest summits of Jotunheimen.
Posted Dec 14, 2009 4:47 pm

hanswFrom Spiterstulen Hut
Date Climbed: Aug 24, 1993


We started from the Spiterstulen hut. The tour took all day to complete. No major difficulties, (August 24, 1993).
Posted Oct 11, 2009 7:36 am

bledlVery nice hiking peak  Sucess!


Climbed Glittertind with Roman, Timm & Elmar during a trip to Norway in our school vacations. Jotunheimen is a very special place!
Posted Sep 2, 2009 3:37 am

David_Hollandsolo  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 9, 2009


Solo tour to the summit from spiterstulen. Bad rainy and snow conditions. Whiteout at the summit, it get near as possible to the summit, knowing there is the danger of cornices,
Posted Jul 23, 2009 1:19 pm

damgaardSnowstorm  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 4, 2004


Walked up from Spitterstulen. Fine trip except very low visibility due to snow the upper 300 m. Couldn't see a thing. 7 hours for the trip up/down
Posted Mar 21, 2009 9:41 am

KjetilBeautiful from the East  Sucess!


Don't remember exactly the date, but it was in the most incredible warm Easter, which I think was 2003. My ambition was to sleep in an open bivuac on the summit, but I didn't quite make it there. I slept under the open skies at around 2200 meters, and then ascended in the early morning the next day. I descended down the south-west flank (which was rocky and no good skiing) and onwards to Veobreen.
Posted Nov 1, 2008 5:12 pm

BigLeeGreat day's climbing  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 15, 2006


Weather was cloudy in the morning but the afternoon was great. Summited Glitter-Rundhø and Ryggehø before returning to Stiterstulen.
Posted Sep 16, 2006 8:01 pm

chris.muellerClimbed from Glitterheim  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 24, 2006


Perfect views and nice weather while the ascend. weather shifted into bad thunderstorm with lots of icigles and rain at the descend. No wind. Crampons were fine because of the ice in the upper part. Trace was very dangerously near the cornice. Climbed from and to Glitterheim.
Posted Jul 28, 2006 1:48 pm

lenikRoute Climbed: From Spiterstulen Date Climbed: September 2003  Sucess!
Just fog everywhere, no views, on the summit quite strong wind.
Posted Jun 1, 2005 2:06 pm

julesblaiddRoute Climbed: Southern Route from Glitterheim Date Climbed: 20th August 2003  Sucess!


It was very foggy weather. Around 2000m we reached the snow and we saw nothing from the summit.
Posted Oct 9, 2003 3:07 am

Oyvind Lind PetersenRoute Climbed: From Spiterstulen Date Climbed: July 1973  Sucess!

Oyvind Lind Petersen

We were carrying skis all the way from the July-green valley around the starting-point Spiterstulen, 1100 meter. My brother Trond and I hit the snow at 1700 m. and start cross-countrying all the way to the peak in a too-much-sun-condition.

And Glittertind is more dramatic and scenic than Galdopiggen which is few lousy meter higher.
Posted Jan 28, 2003 6:28 am

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