sulitjelma

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sulitjelma

mountain range in Lapland extending for 30 miles (48 km) along the Swedish-Norwegian border. It rises to 6,279 feet (1,914 m), is permanently snow-clad, and gives rise to several glaciers, notably the 10-mile-long Blamannsisen, which extends north from the Norwegian village of Sulitjelma.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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