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Slegghaugan

Slegghaugan Photo: Røros Reiseliv Slegghaugan Photo: Destinasjon Røros Slegghaugan Photo: Destinasjon Røros Slegghaugan Photo: Rørosmuseet
Slegghaugan Photo: Røros Reiseliv
Slegghaugan Photo: Destinasjon Røros
Slegghaugan Photo: Destinasjon Røros
Slegghaugan Photo: Rørosmuseet

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Slag is a by-product of copper smelting. Slegghaugan stand as large mountains that are a testament to the huge amount of activity that has taken place over 333 years. If you climb to the top of Slegghaugan, you can enjoy a panoramic view of the Mining-Town. Very close to Slegghaugan is Sleggveien, also referred to as "Pippi Street". An episode of Pippi Long Stocking was filmed here.

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Slegghaugan - Photo: Røros Reiseliv

Slegghaugan

Slag is a by-product of copper smelting. Slegghaugan stand as large mountains that are a testament to the huge amount of activity that has taken place...

Slegghaugan

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Getting to Røros and around

Situated in the middle of Norway, Røros is easily reached from Oslo and Trondheim. Røros Airport is in walking distance from the centre of Røros.

Winter in Røros

Winter in Røros is a sparkling winter dream.

Tour suggestions in Røros

Go on a two-day safari in the national park where wild reindeer roam or dog sled across the beautiful open mountain plateaus surrounding Røros.

Alaskan Husky Tours

Visit the area around Røros and try dog sledding in the wilderness with Alaskan Husky Tours. An Alaskan meal will be served after your trip.

What to do in Røros

The natural surroundings provide a splendid frame for the cultural and historic heritage of the UNESCO World Heritage Site Røros.

Attractions in Røros

The town itself is the main attraction. By opening up your senses and curiosity, you may find yourself being carried back to life in a different age.
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