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Storjuvtinden

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Location  Lom, Oppland, Norway
Topo map  1518 II Galdhøpiggen
Prominence  110 m
Parent range  Jotunheimen
Elevation  2,344 m
Mountain range  Jotunheimen
Similar  Vesle Galdhøpiggen, Skarstind, Keilhaus topp, Store Hellstugutinden, Semeltinden

Storjuvtinden is a mountain in Norway. It is close to Norway's highest mountain Galdhøpiggen. It is located in the massif between the valleys Leirdalen and Visdalen.

Contents

Map of Storjuvtinden, 2687 B%C3%B8verdalen, Norway

The mountain can be accessed from Geitsætri in Leirdalen without a glacier crossing.

It is Norway's 12th highest mountain, with respect to a primary factor of 50 meters.

The name

The first element is the name of the gorge Storjuvet, the last element is the finite form of tind m 'mountain peak'. The name of the gorge is a compound of stor 'big' and juv n 'gorge, canyon'. The gorge is also the source of the name of the glacier Storjuvbrean in the bottom of the gorge.

References

Storjuvtinden Wikipedia


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