Svolværgeita “The Goat” towers about the Capital of Lofoten, Svolvær. The name comes from the two giant blocks on top of this tower of granite. Rock quality on the goat is solid granite and hosts 4 classic multi-pitch routes from beginner to advanced levels. The views from the summit of Svolværgeita are amazing and well worth the effort of the climb. If your a fit traveler visiting Lofoten you must come and climb Svolværgeita with us. It is said to be our guests highlight of their Lofoten visit, time and time again. Join us on this classic adventure this summer!
We have one or two starting times (morning and/or afternoon) everyday of the summer from 1st of June to 1st of October. The trip will take 3-4 hours round trip. 45 minute approach hike. 1.5 – 2.5 hours climbing and 25 minute hike out. A perfect half day trip.
Is this trip for me?
We regularly take fit guests up Svolværgeita who have never climbed before. So if you have some climbing experience inside or out and the will to climb, then we can give you a safe, fun, and memorable experience no doubt.
We supply the Ropes, Rock Rack, and all technical equipment. Climbers will need to have rock shoes, harness, and helmet (free rental). You will need to carry your own back pack to the base of the route with your personal equipment, clothes, water, snack food, and have some some space for a rope. Hiking shoes or running shoes work fine for the approach and descent.
Price: Ratio – Climber : Guide = Price per person per climb.
1:1 = 2000 NOK
2:1 = 1500 NOK
3:1 = 1500 NOK
4-12 = Contact us for pricing.
Dates: June – September
Trip Length: 1/2 day or 3-4 hours round trip…. all dependent on group size
Skill Level: Physically fit, and willing to give it a full effort.
Guiding Ratio: 3 climbers:1 guide is our maximum ratio.
Included in Price:
- all guide and technical equipment.
- climbing shoes, harness, and helmet.
Not Included in Price:
- clothing, food, water, or backpack.
- travel insurance.