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Romsåsen Gruver, climbing and abseiling in Askim



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Welcome to Romsåsen Mining Experiences - Activity Park!

Here small and large can test themselves in thetough zipline over the Nickel basecampor rappel 20 meters down the old mine shaft.You can climb 9 meters tall mind wallsor join 150 years back in time on a mining hikein Norway's ONLY OPEN Nickel mine. Romsåsen is located in scenic surroundings where you can experience both adrenaline and enjoy the tranquility of the forest! The story becomes your experience!

Various activities: Climbing inside the historic "Cathedral" - wall of 9 meters In the Cathedral you can try theclimbing wall of 9 meters. The climb takes place with good instructors and with the necessary safety equipment. No prior knowledge is required. Suitable from 6 years onwards. Upper weight limit: 120 kg. The temperature in the room is between 5 and 12 degrees all year. Warm clothing,sneakers or climbing shoes arerecommended. The cathedral is also used for intimate concerts and other smaller cultural events.

Rappelling 20 meters down the main shaft Do you take the challenge?The main shaft in the mine is 20 meters deep and runs between the upper and lower stools. Here you can rappel through a unique story - the miners of the 19th century used this as a tippingplaceto carry out the Nickel.. Down in the Ice Tunnel, there is often ice on the floor - andcloseto St.Hans (23rd. of june)the temperature rarely exceeds 5 degrees in the summer. Highly recommend warm clothing, good shoes andgloves. The skilled instructorguides you from top to bottom. Lower age limit 10 years. Upper weight limit 120 kg.

Zipline You have to drive thetough Zipline at 180 meters which goes over the Nickel base camp with a height of about 12 meters. Airy and exciting activity suitable for almost all ages, but recommended from 6 years. Upper weight limit: 120 kg. The staff willhelp you with all the necessary safety equipment. The discipline is served by qualified instructors at the start and stop.