The Norwegian Mountain code

Weather conditions in the mountains often changes very quickly and it is important to be prepared for bad weather. Whether you have little experience with outdoor activities, or are an experienced hiker, it is wise to have mountaineering rules in mind along the way.

  1. Do not set off on a long trip without exercise.
  2. Tell somebody where you go.
  3. Show respect for the weather and weather forecast.
  4. Be equipped for bad weather and cold, even on short trips.
  5. Always take a backpack and mountain gear.
  6. Listen to experienced mountaineers.
  7. Use map and compass.
  8. Do not go alone.
  9. Turn on time. It is no disgrace.
  10. Conserve energy and dig into the snow if necessary.

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