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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

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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