_52 Fjora Day 3: Verma Trail

31/08/14

Route map here

This is the Trollsteigen, a road which is basically down massive cliff
This is the Trollsteigen, a road which is basically down massive cliff
And this is Trollveggen which is a huge vertical wall of rock not far up the road, a climber and base jumper's paradise
And this is Trollveggen which is a huge vertical wall of rock not far up the road, a climber and base jumper’s paradise
This was where we began the ride after a long drive into what felt like the middle of nowhere
This was where we began the ride after a long drive into what felt like the middle of nowhere
Some huge rock slabs up here, everything was so rocky that even when the ground was grassy it was solid so the whole place was like a MASSIVE playground
Some huge rock slabs up here, everything was so rocky that even when the ground was grassy it was solid so the whole place was like a MASSIVE playground
River crossing at the bottom, despite the rocks looking pretty huge and the water looking quite deep I managed to ride right across without even a foot down
River crossing at the bottom, despite the rocks looking pretty huge and the water looking quite deep I managed to ride right across without even a foot down
The beginning of the downhill, I was told at the top it was to be an 8KM downhill, it certainly looked a long way down to the valley floor from here
The beginning of the downhill, I was told at the top it was to be an 8KM downhill, it certainly looked a long way down to the valley floor from here
Somewhere around halfway down we stopped for a needed rest in the trees in the sun, the track was pretty physical
Somewhere around halfway down we stopped for a needed rest in the trees in the sun, the track was pretty physical
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