A brief route
description of the South face route: Start from Glimvatnet and follow
Glimdalen up to two small lakes situated
approx. 140 m above sea level. Proceed up the East face of Nordfjellet
until you reach the glacier. Traverse the glacier until
you reach the South face of Istinden. The last 150-200 m are approx.
Climbed by Geir Jenssen and Øystein Nesheim, 6. February 1999.
A teleshot of the South face route. The NE face to the right.
Øystein Nesheim on the South face.
Nesheim just below the summit of Istinden.