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Panorama picture from Rana Municipality in Norway




SVARETISEN GLACIER

Svartisen is Norway's second largest glacier, 370 km2, 32 km north of Mo i Rana. Drive E6 north to Røssvoll, follow the signs to the Svartisvannet parking lot. (Kiosk, cabinrental from kiosk and place to camp.) Boat over Svartisvannet takes 20 minutes, then a 3 km walk up the Austerdalsisen. Heavy duty footwear is recommended. The picture is taken from Svartisdalshytta. From here you are just a boat trip away.