Galdhøpiggen

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Gald·hø·pig·gen

 (gäl′hœ-pē′gən)
A peak, 2469 m (8100 ft) high, of the Jotunheimen range in south-central Norway. It is the highest elevation in Scandinavia.
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Norway would be unlikely to miss it; the country has between 230 and 300 mountain peaks above 6,562ft (2,000m) with its highest, Galdhopiggen, reaching 8,100ft (2,469m).
This range, sloping to the south-east, is 1,530 km in length and has its highest areas in the south of Norway, where Galdhopiggen, Norway's highest point, reaches a peak of 2,469 m (8,100 ft).
Galdhopiggen, Norway in June of 2000 and a year earlier climbed 11,300 feet on Washington's Mt.