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Kovddoskaisi (Northern Sami: Govddosgáisi) is the fourth highest mountain in Finland[2] with a summit at 1242 m (prominence 440m).

Kovddoskaisi
Govddosgáisi
Kovddoskaisi talvella.JPG
Highest point
Elevation 1,242 m (4,075 ft) [1]
Prominence 440 m (1,440 ft)
Coordinates 69°13′24″N 21°10′28″E / 69.22333°N 21.17444°E / 69.22333; 21.17444Coordinates: 69°13′24″N 21°10′28″E / 69.22333°N 21.17444°E / 69.22333; 21.17444
Geography
Kovddoskaisi is located in Finland
Kovddoskaisi
Location in NW Finland
Location Finland
Parent range Scandinavian Mountains

Access to the summitEdit

 
View from the mountain

Many backpackers consider it a very hard summit to reach[3] for its location between two valley lakes and relatively steep rise (up 600 m in 5 km) and harsh terrain.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kovddoskaisi, Finland, www.peakbagger.com
  2. ^ The "Fairy" Mountain, www.summitpost.org
  3. ^ Mountain Kovddoskaisi, en.pointerst.com

See alsoEdit

  Media related to Kovddoskaisi at Wikimedia Commons