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Troll's Tongue (Trolltunga)
Norway

Trolltunga (Troll's Tongue) is a rock formaiton offering a stunning view of the Ringedal lake and the Folgefonna glacier, from 1300 meters height over the sealevel (700 m over the valley floor).

Copyright: Vegard pettersen
Type: Cylindrical
Resolution: 8888x2437
Uploaded: 13/08/2012
Updated: 16/08/2012
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Tags: ringedal lake (ringedalsvatnet); folgefonna glacier (følgefonna isbre); odda; scenic; outcrop; cliff; stunning; vertigo; rockformation; blue lake
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