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We offer 2-3 day trips to the Ball Pass area, catering to a variety of fitness levels and ambitions. Parking is along the main road 37 in the possible to walk from Vemork or Rjukan along the disused railway. THANK YOU once again for your generous support. Others will want minimal comfort, and may even want to carry their own rucksack. If you decide to purchase your own, this will be initially expensive but if done gradually, it's a good option as you can be sure everything is fitted to you exactly, and if you plan on climbing more than one mountain, it's a good investment.

Pages: 336

Publisher: BCR (Bibliographical Center for Research) (March 11, 2010)

ISBN: 1117870138

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